Our departments specialize in some of the most challenging — and rewarding — areas of dental care and oral health.

  • Oral Diagnostic Sciences
    The mission of the Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences is to teach, conduct research, and provide service in the differential diagnosis and treatment of orofacial diseases and disorders.
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
    The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery provides didactic and clinical training for dental students, surgery residents and graduate students at the University at Buffalo.
  • Orthodontics
    At the University at Buffalo, the Department of Orthodontics not only provides training for orthodontic residents and dental students but also offers a full range of orthodontic services including interceptive, comprehensive, and multidisciplinary orthodontic care that is tailored to patients of all age groups.
  • Pediatric & Community Dentistry
    The Pediatric & Community Dentistry Department provides predoctoral and postdoctoral specialty training and clinical experience in the diagnosis and treatment of the developing dentition of children, adolescents and young adults.
  • Periodontics and Endodontics
    The UB Department of Periodontics and Endodontics has played a pivotal role in training world-class clinicians, researchers and academicians who have now become leaders in dental education and research.
  • Restorative Dentistry
    The Department of Restorative Dentistry is the largest and most comprehensive unit in the School of Dental Medicine, and includes the Division of Operative Dentistry and the Division of Prosthodontics.
Proud AAU Member
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As a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), the University at Buffalo is committed to discovery, both basic and applied research, development and scholarship.

Celebrating 125 Years
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Established in 1892, the School of Dental Medicine continues to provide exceptional educational opportunities for general practitioners, specialists and researchers.