Core educators at U of U School of Medicine are building a caring, supportive, individualized culture of learning for our students. ... Read More
The University of Utah School of Dentistry will lead the profession in dental education, discovery, and outreach to provide comprehensive and value-driven care for each patient
The mission of the University of Utah School of Dentistry is to advance health by:
- Providing exceptional care for our patients
- Educating excellent dentists for the future
- Leading oral health discovery and innovation
- Meeting the oral health needs of our community
- Making a meaningful impact on the health of our underserved
- Creating a humanistic culture that elevates human welfare, values, dignity, equity, and inclusion
- Integrating oral care into total health
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Collectively, we must work to advance dialogue, be engaged, and remain committed to having an equal voice at the table.... Read MoreSelect...
Volunteers at the School of Dentistry and around the community combine to provide nearly $250,000 of care to more than 330 children at Give Kids A Smile 2019.... Read MoreSelect...
There are well-established connections between oral and systemic health. Many patients visit their dental team more frequently than they do their other health care providers. Most dental teams now routinely take patients’ blood pressure at each visit, so that they can alert both the patient and their medical providers if problems are apparent.... Read MoreSelect...
Give Kids A Smile, a national program launched in 2003 by the American Dental Association (ADA), provides no-cost care for thousands of children at hundreds of locations nationwide. There are a number of Give Kids A Smile events held throughout Utah, including Salt Lake City. The University of Utah School of Dentistry is the new, permanent home for the annual Salt Lake City event.... Read More
Your child is probably using too much toothpaste. ... Read More