News & Events

January 2015

Welcome to our new Restorative Department Faculty members!

Kim Doyle, C.D.T., joins the dental school this month as lab technician/instructor in restorative dentistry. Since 1999, Kim has owned a dental lab in Sammamish, Wasington, specializing in ceramics.

Jorge Garaicoa, is a new assistant professor of restorative dentistry, likely joining the dental school in February. Dr. Garaicoa received his doctor of dental surgery from the Catholic University Santiago of Guayaquil, and was assistant professor there, as well as a general dentist at the Duran, Ecuador, Ministry of Public Health before briefly going into private practice. In 2009, Dr. Garaicoa began an AEGD (advanced education in general dentistry) program at the University of Rochester, and upon completion two years later, initiated a master in science, and a certificate in prosthodontics from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry.