RSDM News

RSDM Collaborates on Inventory Software that Increases Accountability, Cuts Waste

Margaret McHugh | March 1, 2022

Collaborating with a logistics software company, Rutgers School of Dental Medicine has launched a new system for managing the school’s massive inventory. The WebOps platform allows RSDM to track all supplies, including dental instruments, as they move through the school. With 12,800 transactions a month in the D.M.D. student clinics alone, the system “provides a much […]

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After Years of Severe Tooth Decay, RSDM Faculty Help Patient Regain her Smile

Carrie Stetler | January 7, 2019

As a child, Gemma Boyer loved to pose for pictures, flashing her wide toothy grin. But because she has Sjogren’s syndrome — which dries moisture from the eyes and mouth — her teeth became badly decayed. By her late teens, she no longer wanted to show off her smile. That changed once Dr. Mohamed Kamel, an RSDM professor who also practices with Rutgers Health University Dental Associates, created dentures for her and, later, dental implants.

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