School of Dental Medicine

Providing a solid foundation in oral health care.

Academic Programs

Academic Programs

Students within the School of Dental Medicine are able to pursue a four-year degree, a combined master’s and certificate program, as well as two residency certificate programs.

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Research 

UNLV School of Dental Medicine is committed to the scholarship of biomedical discovery. Faculty and students lead multiple projects on a variety of topics within the more than 4,000 square feet of laboratory space.

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Becoming a Patient

To be considered for treatment in the student clinics, please schedule a screening appointment to determine if your needs are compatible with the educational requirements of our student doctors.

What's Happening

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Oct. 21, 2019

Donors are honored for their continuing support of the university and its programs.

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Oct. 18, 2019

School of Dental Medicine Alumnus of the Year Dr. Dayne Jensen went from a linebacker at Weber State to a decorated dentistry student to an accomplished plastic surgeon.

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Sep. 12, 2019

UNLV researchers offer a new treatment option for age-related gum disease.

Christine Ancajas standing in a dentist office.
Aug. 5, 2019

Her childhood experiences with dental problems fueled her career interests.

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Advising

Advising

Once you are admitted to the dentistry program, consult our advising office as soon as possible. Faculty advisors can help you chart the right course for your education and provide important insight into career opportunities.

Christine C. Ancajas
Assistant Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs
School of Dental Medicine
Office: SLC-D 279 Mail Code: 7411
Email: christine.ancajas@unlv.edu