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Welcome to the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry

What began in 1962 with a class of 25 students has grown to a college leading in innovation, committed to outreach, and boasting more than 2,400 alumni worldwide. The UK College of Dentistry is recognized as one of the nation’s best dental schools, with a reputation for innovation in oral health education and a commitment to serving the citizens of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.


Jan 20
Free Limited Dental Screenings Offered by UK Dental Students

Time: 9:30 am to 9:30 am

No-cost limited dental screenings offered on select dates starting in March.

Nov 09

Time: 9:45 am to 9:45 am

2020 issue available.

Oct 13
Renovated Endodontic Suite Supports Learning & Advanced Patient Care

Time: 10:15 am to 10:15 am

Endodontic suite on the third floor of the Dental Science Building renovated.

College Events

Feb 19
Feb 26
Miracles & Mayhem: Essentials for the Dental Team in Uncertain Times (Feb 2021)

Time: 8:45 am to 12:15 pm

Register now for this CE event.

Mar 05
Mar 19
New Perspectives on TMD: A Diagnostic Challenge (Mar 2021)

Time: 10:45 am to 1:00 pm

Register now for this CE event.

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