This department was the first Oral Biology program in an American dental school and is arguably one of the best in the country.
Upon acceptance into the department you will have the opportunity to work with faculty and contribute towards nationally publicized research.
Click to find out more about the current research that is being done in the UB Department of Oral Biology.
Lack of good toothbrushing in nursing homes is a serious problem that will only get worse as more boomers enter such places, UB oral biologist Frank Scannapieco says.
The biotech startup led by a UB researcher is developing toothpaste and denture material that fight gum overgrowth and fungal infections.
The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will return to the Southern Tier to provide one week of free dental care to veterans and their spouses in the area through the Dentistry Smiles on Veterans program.
Technology based on research from the lab of UB oral biology professor Praveen Arany has led to the formation of startup OptiMed Techonology.