U-M School of Dentistry scientists develop new antimicrobial peptide
At a time when bacteria are increasingly developing an ability to stand up to antibiotics, U-M School of Dentistry scientists have developed an antimicrobial peptide that kills drug resistant bacteria without causing new resistance behaviors.
Become a skilled, successful dental professional. The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry provides rigorous, hands-on education through a wide variety of degrees and programs.
The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry supports a strong research program in basic sciences, clinical sciences, social and behavioral science, and public health.
U-M researchers document new process that may exacerbate tooth decay
In a new study, an interdisciplinary team of University of Minnesota researchers found a new process that may play a role in tooth decay.
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.
Gary Anderson named School of Dentistry dean
Gary C. Anderson, DDS, MS, has been named dean of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry for a fixed term beginning March 26, 2018.
Community oral health activities are an important part of both our education and service mission, and we operate outreach sites throughout the region.
Video: A look inside Give Kids a Smile
On February 10, 2018, more than 450 volunteers from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry as well as outside licensed providers, pre-dent and interprofessional students - helped 197 kids at Give Kids a Smile. Take a look inside the event with a video.
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.
The school of Dentistry educates 73% of Minnesota's dentists, through a team-based approach to care.
We educate general dentists, dental specialists, dental hygienists, dental therapists, dental educators and research-scientists.