Faculty of Dentistry

As Australia’s first dental school, the Faculty of Dentistry has been training dental practitioners for more than 100 years.

The faculty fosters research excellence, innovation and collaboration at the highest level, across the spectrum of basic science, clinical practice and population oral health. Our particular focus is on the emerging priorities of chronic disease and ageing.

Our graduates are caring, clear thinking, clinically outstanding and research capable. They are engaged and globally aware and have the capability to become leaders in oral health, dentistry and research.

Our research

Discover how our innovative research is delivering advances in treatment, improving our understanding of the complex mechanisms that cause disease, promoting evidence-based teaching, and driving improved health outcomes across Australia and around the world.

Continuing education

We offer courses to support life-long learning for dental professionals.

Join our community of dental professionals committed to life-long learning and improved patient care. Attend CPD accredited workshops, clinical simulations and lectures offered across a range of specialties.

Our community

Co-located with Sydney Dental Hospital, Westmead Centre for Oral Health and community clinics throughout New South Wales and beyond, our community of students, teachers, researchers and alumni are the foundation of the professional community.