School of Dentistry

October 15, 2018

Brushing and toothpaste can't dispel cavity-causing bacteria, despite advertising claims going back more than 100 years. 

July 26, 2018

The nation's death rate jumped after 2010, in particular among the old and very young. Several UW researchers contributed to the new study.

Media contact: Brian Donohue, University of Washington Health Sciences, 206.543.7856

Media contact: Brian Donohue, 206.543.7856,

The UW School of Dentistry was recently recognized by Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings as among the leading dental schools in the United States and the world.

A smile can be a work of art. So it’s not surprising that orthodontists in training can use their skills and materials to devise other beautiful creations.

The University of Washington School of Dentistry has received a top U.S. award in dental education for its program to improve access to dental care in rural and underserved Washington state.

The UW School of Dentistry was rated No. 5 in the United States and No.

More than 50 children and 10 parents received free dental care at the University of Washington Center for Pediatric Dentistry on Feb. 27 in an event marking the end of Children’s Dental Health Month.

Dr. Sepideh Torkan, a student in the Department of Orthodontics at the School of Dentistry, has won the department’s annual wire sculpture contest with a creation titled "Dancers."


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