One of Us: Sears family celebrates 100 years of Northeast Florida dentistry

In 1918, Andy Sears, an Oregon native who had served as an Army dentist during World War I, moved to Jacksonville and established a practice downtown.His sons, Wally and Don Sears, would later graduate from dental school and join his practice, Wally in 1962 and Don in 1965.Andy Sears became quite renowned for pioneering a hydrocolloid impression technique for inlays and fixed bridges. He first published, under the byline A.W. Sears, an article describing the technique in […]