global leaders in dental education, research, patient care and service

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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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

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

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

Naples

Recent News

Welcoming New Faculty: Fata Moradali

Moradali became a faculty in September 2019, but has been with the college since 2017, working as a post-doctoral associate in oral biology.

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UFCD Dental Students Make a Mark at Hinman…

Carson Smith and Marissa Burkholder represented the UF College of Dentistry during the Annual Hinman Student Research Symposium in Memphis.

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Third Annual FTCB Symposium

Congratulations to Dr. John Calise, a post-doc fellow in oral biology, for helping coordinate the Third Annual Florida Translational Cell Biology…

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Student advocacy & inclusion

a ufcd community that reflects rich cultural and ethnic diversity

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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Upcoming Events

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      Forest Park, 4501 SW 20th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32607, USA

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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

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Gator Dentist Today

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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