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.

News

Biting and chewing forces tooth growth

Biting and chewing forces tooth growth

University of Sydney researchers have found chewing and biting to be the cause of adult teeth breaking through the gums rather than an innate, unknown force.



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Research

3D printing may revolutionise root canal therapy

3D printing may revolutionise root canal therapy

University dentistry researchers have created 3D-printed artificial blood vessels that could revolutionise root canal therapy to help people retain fully functioning teeth.

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Continuing Education

Find out about Continuing Education in dentistry

Find out about Continuing Education in dentistry

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.


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