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I’m Paul Burtner, D.M.D., an associate professor in the department of pediatric dentistry at the University of Florida’s College of Dentistry You can use the links above to learn more.

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Shannon Wallet Returns to UF as Chair of Oral Biology

Wallet has been appointed chair of the Department of Oral Biology and named as the Louis and Marge Atkins Endowed Professor.

Carson Smith: Leading the Florida Way

Carson Smith, president of the DMD Class of 2022, has done it all, and then some, to leave a lasting legacy as a leader at the University of Florida.

Claassen, Zientz Named to 2022 Gator 100 List

Wellspring Dental was the UF Alumni Association’s No. 33 business on the Gator 100 list, celebrating the world’s fastest-growing Gator businesses.

UFCD Awarded $1.8 Million Grant from NCEF

The NCEF Children’s Oral Health Initiative works to decrease the number of children suffering from dental disease and improve their quality of life.

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