Welcome to the Department of Periodontology!

It is the mission of the Department of Periodontology to be recognized locally, nationally and internationally for innovative and contemporary didactic and clinical education curricula, cutting-edge research and scholarly activity, compassionate patient care and service to the school and the community. We are proud of our diverse faculty, staff and students and strive to grow within a team environment. 

Departmental teaching activities are fully integrated within the predoctoral dental student program and our Advanced Education Program in Periodontics. Faculty and graduate students are actively engaged in scholarly activity, creating a rich environment for evidence based education and patient care.