University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry
UNC Chapel Hill seal.svg
Type Public university
Dean Dr. Jane Weintraub
Location Chapel Hill, NC, U.S.
Website dentistry.unc.edu

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry is the school of dentistry of the University of North Carolina. It is located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. Founded in 1950, the UNC School of Dentistry was the only dental school in North Carolina until 2011, when East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine became the second.

History[edit]

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry is a part of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The dental school awards the DDS degree upon completion of study.

Academics[edit]

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry awards following degrees:

  • Master of Science in Endodontics
  • Master of Science in Dental Hygiene Education
  • Master of Science in Operative Dentistry
  • Master of Science in Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology
  • Master of Science in Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology
  • Master of Science in Orthodontics
  • Master of Science in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Master of Science in Operative Dentistry
  • Master of Science in Periodontology
  • Master of Science in Prosthodontics
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Oral Biology

Departments[edit]

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry includes the following departments:

  • Department of Dental Ecology
  • Department of Diagnostic Sciences & General Dentistry
  • Department of Endodontics
  • Department of Operative Dentistry
  • Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Department of Orthodontics
  • Department of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Department of Periodontology
  • Department of Prosthodontics

Accreditation[edit]

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry is currently accredited by ADA.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.ada.org/prof/ed/programs/search_ddsdmd_us.asp