Research Projects

STOHN - Current 2017 Project

STOHN Tooth Fairy Study

What is the Fuss about Floss?:  An Issue of Critical Thinking - Hygienist based study


STOHN - Completed Projects

Prevalence of Molar - Incisor Hypomineralization (MIH)

This study wanted to  learn how often MIH occurs among children in South Texas aged 6 to 14 years. Clinicians collect patient demographics and record the presence of MIH among 6 to 14 year old children who present for dental exams. 

Oral Cancer Knowledge Assessment 

This study wanted to  assess current knowledge amongst dental professionals regarding oral cancer. This will help us develop future educational programs in this area. 

Prevalence of Undiagnosed Diabetes Among Patients in Community-Based Dental Practices (Phase II)

Dental Practitioners’ Knowledge and Perceptions of BONJ

Dissemination for the Tobacco Cessation Toolkits

Assessment of Dentists’ and Patients’ Willingness to Participate in Finger-Stick Diabetes Study

Barriers, Solutions, and Resources for In-Office Tobacco Cessation Counseling


Interested in joining a research project? Please contact us:

Monica Castillo, Network Coordinator
7703 Floyd Curl Drive, Mail Code: 7728
San Antonio, Texas 78229

Tel: 210-562-5652

Fax: 210-562-4137