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Welcoming New Faculty: Sarah Abu Arqub

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Abu Arqub is teaching pre-doctoral and graduate dental students and providing care in UF Health Dentistry Faculty Practice in Gainesville.

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Class of 2025 Selects Dr. Terza as Class Advisor

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The DMD Class of 2025 selected Gator Dentist alumna and faculty member Dr. Stephanni Terza to serve as their class advisor.

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Cohen to Retire Following 20 Years at UFCD

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Cohen served as the residency director of the Oral Pathology Program, division director of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, and acting chair and…

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DMD Education

Doctor of Dental Medicine: excellent education, guided by and grounded in sound scientific evidence

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Advanced & Graduate Education

UFCD offers all nine American Dental Association specialties and AEGD programs in Miami/Hialeah and St. Petersburg

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Gainesville

Our centers in Gainesville offer a complete range of general and specialty care for adults and children in one location. We offer the latest technologies in a professional learning environment, conveniently located at the UF Health Science Center

Gainesville

UF Health Dentistry – Wildlight

UF Health Dentistry – Wildlight began serving patients in January 2020. Wildlight includes 2,900 square feet of dental clinic space with six operatories to serve patients as part of UF Health Wildlight in Yulee, north of Jacksonville

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Miami/Hialeah

Dental residents provide a complete range of dental and oral health services for adults and children under faculty supervision

Hialeah

NCEF Pediatric Dental Center

Our center in Naples offers complete dental care for children, including routine and specialty services. Dental care is provided by pediatric dental residents under faculty supervision

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a community that reflects rich cultural & ethnic diversity

Inclusion, Diversity & Health Equity

We strive to create an inclusive, supportive and respectful climate that embraces and values diversity — acknowledging that with diversity, we gain a broader foundation of strength, wisdom and creativity.

The UF Student National Dental Association's goal is to promote, aid and support the academic and social environment of minority students at the college.

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William T. and Jackie C. Reid Scholarship in Dentistry

"Don’t miss this window of opportunity…if you wait until you’re gone, you won’t ever develop relationships with the students you’re supporting.” ~ Dr. Terry Reid

Sneij, DMD Class of 2022, was recently commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force.

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No. 5 among all U.S. dental schools in NIH research funding during FY21 with $14.8 million in contracts and grants

12 degree and certificate programs at the UF College of Dentistry

140,000 patients served last year through the UF Statewide Network for Community Oral Health, serving patients from all 67 counties in Florida

16 new faculty hired in 2021 with a tremendous array of expertise in research, education and clinical/specialty areas

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All of the latest UF College of Dentistry news on our faculty, students and alumni, featuring education, research and patient care highlights.

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