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Your Health

Keep your toothbrush from becoming a petri dish

September 27, 2022 -Did you know you should always replace your toothbrush after you’ve been sick? Otherwise, you can reinfect yourself with the same germs. It’s also important to regularly change your toothbrush every two months.

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Philip & Ruth Worthington

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School mourns Dr. Philip Worthington, longtime chair of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

August 15, 2022 -Dr. Philip Worthington, who led the School of Dentistry’s Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) to new heights and garnered worldwide acclaim during his two-decade tenure as department chair, died on Aug. 13 in Kirkland, Wash. He was 93.

Dr. Worthington

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Rankings

School maintains high global ranking in latest survey

July 21, 2022 -The UW School of Dentistry ranks seventh in the world among dental schools in the 2022 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects by ShanghaiRanking,

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