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Sarita Arteaga, D.M.D., MAGD

Associate Dean of Students
Academic Office Location:
General Dentistry
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-1615-1615
Phone: 860-679-3170
Fax: 860-679-1370
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B.A.New York UniversityBiology
D.M.D.University of Connecticut School of Dental MedicineDentistry
M.A.Liberty UniversityHuman Services Counseling

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencyBronx Municipal Hospital CenterGeneral Practice
MastershipAcademy of General DentistryAcademy of General Dentistry (MAGD)
FellowshipADEA Leadership Institute

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Women of Innovation Community Innovation and Leadership FinalistConnecticut Technology Council
HDA/Colgate Faculty Recognition AwardHispanic Dental Association/Colgate
Woman of Distinction AwardSt. Catharine Academy
Women's Leadership Award: Demonstrates Exemplary Values, Dedication, and Is an Outstanding Role Model in the Field of DentistryHispanic Dental Association
South Park Inn Dental Clinic Award: For Outstanding Service to the Community, 2010, 2011, 2012South Park Inn Dental Clinic
Distinguished Service Award Pierre Fauchard Academy
National Dental Association President’s AwardMassachusetts Hispanic Dental Association
Mastership Certificate: Completed Courses of Hands-on Study in 16 Dental Disciplines, Totaling 600 Hours of Continuing EducationAcademy of General Dentistry
Inducted into Phi Chi ChapterOmicron Kappa Upsilon
Award of Excellence: D.D.S. Mentoring Program
Kaiser Permanente Teaching Award Nominee, 2006, 2010Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Permanente Teaching Award Finalist, 2003, 2004, 2009, 2012Kaiser Permanente
Fellowship Award: Completion of 500 Hours in Continuing Education and a Comprehensive Examination in General Dentistry Academy of General Dentistry
Outstanding Table Clinic Demonstrating Clinical Applications and Techniques Relating to General DentistryConnecticut Academy of General Dentistry
Dedication to the Advancement of the Dental Profession and LiteraturePierre Fauchard Academy
Recognized Potential as an Outstanding DentistAcademy of General Dentistry
Frederick G. Adams Scholarship
UConn School of Dental Medicine Scholarship, 1986-1988UConn School of Dental Medicine
Esthetics and restorative dentistry
Ceramics in dentistry

Journal Articles


  • Marijuana Use and Oral Health
    Arteaga, S 2019 Sep;