Give Kids a Smile 2019Revamped Give Kids a Smile successful

University of Minnesota School of Dentistry students, residents, staff and faculty came together on Saturday, February 9, to provide oral health care to underserved children at the 14th annual Give Kids a Smile day.

Give Kids a Smile 2019

100th Anniversary Logo

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Research

The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry supports a strong research program in basic sciences, clinical sciences, social and behavioral science, and public health.


Harold Tu, DMD, MD, FACS

Harold Tu appointed to new federal pain management task force

Harold K.Tu, DMD, MD, FACS, director of the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, was appointed to the new, federal Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force.

Education

We offer opportunities to prepare for dental school, pursue a dental degree, continue your education, and advance your training and career as a dental professional.


Till Scholarship winners

Enich, Aldrich awarded Till Scholarships

Jennifer Enich and Andy Aldrich, second year University of Minnesota School of Dentistry students, were awarded Dr. Michael Till - Northern Minnesota Dental Scholarships.

Service

Community oral health activities are an important part of both our education and service mission, and we operate outreach sites throughout the region.


Mobile Dental Clinic

Commitment to serving patients

The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry has a strong commitment to community outreach, and our community oral health activities are an important part of both our education and service mission.  

  • We are the only dental school in the northern tier of states between Wisconsin and the Pacific Northwest, making us a regional resource to five states for dental education, service, and treatment.

  • We are the only dental hygiene program in the state associated with a dental school.

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  • The school of Dentistry educates 73% of Minnesota's dentists, through a team-based approach to care.

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  • We educate general dentists, dental specialists, dental hygienists, dental therapists, dental educators and research-scientists.

Become a patient

University of Minnesota Dental Clinics are open to the public. Become a patient for great, affordable care from world-class dental professionals.