Welcome to the University of Minnesota School of DentistryOur Mission
The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry is the state’s only dental school, and the only dental school in the northern tier of states between Wisconsin and the Pacific Northwest. As such, we are a regional resource to five states for dental education, consulting services, patient treatment, and ongoing continuing dental education. We educate general dentists and dental specialists, dental therapists, dental hygienists, dental educators and research scientists. Our mission is to improve oral and craniofacial health by educating clinicians and scientists who translate knowledge and experience into clinical practice. Click here to view our mission statement.
What's happening at the School of Dentistry
Open Wide and Say 'Mom'
Discover how former School of Dentistry class president and faculty member Jean Merry, D.D.S., became the attending dentist for the Minnesota Vikings.
The Spring 2014 edition of Dentistry takes a look at the life and times of the School of Dentistry's most famous alumnus, Alfred Owre, D.D.S., M.D.