Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine
As Georgia’s sole dental school, the College of Dental Medicine provides education and training for over 350 dental students and approximately 60 residents per year.
A ccredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation, most recently in 2011, the college is committed to growing in its mission areas of teaching, research, and service. Its programs are designed to prepare successful oral health professionals for practice in public, private, or educational settings.
Among dental schools in the U.S., the CDM leads the way in patient-and family-centered care.* We possess that distinction and aim to build on it as we grow into the future.
In 2013, the College of Dental Medicine:
- Celebrated its 40th year of graduating dentists; 2,188 DMDs have earned their degrees here
- Educated 310 students total in all four classes – on the way to a goal of 400 total students in 2016
- Hired 12 new full-time faculty members for a total of 77 full-time, 32 part-time, and 382 adjunct faculty to keep pace with the increase in class size
P rograms in dental education, advanced dental education in endodontics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics, prosthodontics, and advanced education in general dentistry are accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation.
T o contribute toward a healthy world and a safe place for visitors, employees, and students, the College of Dental Medicine was built using environmentally responsible and resource-efficient practices. Read more here.