Department of Dentistry | Vision & Mission

The Department of Dentistry is a recognized primary oral health care provider and a resource for specialty referrals. In the process of caring for the oral health needs of patients and promoting their oral health, the Department of Dentistry seeks to be the pre-eminent leader in pediatric dental education.


  • Provide exceptional oral health care to infants, children, adolescents, and persons with special health care needs

  • Promote and advocate optimal oral health.


  • Provide the highest quality oral health care

  • Enhance the oral health and wellbeing of children and families in our local community

  • Provide excellence in the education and training of future generations of leaders in pediatric oral health