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Excellence through high-quality comprehensive dental care, cutting-edge research and learner-focused education. We support a culture of dignity, respect, support and compassion fostered through a diverse and inclusive environment.

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Achieving excellence in the art and science of dentistry

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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

pediatric residency

patient care


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



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


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


College facts

No. 5 among all U.S. dental schools in NIH research funding last fiscal year with $13 million in contracts and grants

12 degree and certificate programs at the UF College of Dentistry

142,000 patients served last year through the UF Statewide Network for Community Oral Health, serving patients from all 67 counties in Florida

14 new faculty hired in 2018 with a tremendous array of expertise in research and clinical/specialty areas

Recent News

Bakiri Appointed Endodontics Program Director

As program director, she is responsible for oversight of the didactic, preclinical and clinical predoctoral curriculum for the endodontics.

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Welcoming New Faculty: Mateus Garcia Rocha

Rocha’s primary focus is educating predoctoral students and advanced education residents in dental biomaterials.

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Hurricane Dorian Info & Updates

We encourage everyone throughout the state to follow instructions from state and local government officials. Be safe!


Student advocacy & inclusion

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Student Advocacy & Inclusion

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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Reflecting On

2019 Commencement

May 17, 2019

UFCD bid farewell to the Class of 2019 in the college’s 44th annual Commencement Ceremony May 17 at the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

2019 Hialeah Graduates

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