• Dentistry 

    UK Dentistry provides expert comprehensive general and specialized dental treatment for adult and pediatric patients, including care for compromised patients.

    Depending on a patient's needs, treatment is available from expert UK College of Dentistry faculty dentists, dentists working in a resident clinic to complete advanced education, or a dental student. 

    Request an appointment

    Learn more about our clinic options or request an appointment by calling 859-323-DENT (3368).

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    Check out our Facebook and stay up to date on community events, programs, treatments, research, new physicians and more.

  • There are several factors you may wish to consider when selecting a UK Oral Health clinic, including your needs, location preferences, allowable time and cost.

    Use the graphic below to help you make a decision. It helps explain the differences in care by our various providers. Please note that not all services are available at all locations or by student providers.

    Clinic Setting:

    Student Clinics

    Resident Clinics

    Faculty Clinics


    Care provided by:
    Dental students working toward their DMD degree, under expert faculty supervision
    Dentists under advanced training, supervised by expert faculty
    Expert UK College of Dentistry faculty

    Time needed:
    Appointments require more time and multiple appointments may be required to finish care. Initial screening appointments and treatment appointments may require a wait.
    Varies by procedure. Generally slightly longer than in private office setting but less than the student clinic.
    Same as in a private office setting

    Fees:
    Generally 30 to 50 percent less than in a private office setting.
    Less than a private office setting, but more than the student clinic
    Comparable to a private office setting

    If you have any questions or need assistance with selecting the right clinic for your needs, please call 859-323-9707.

  • Research

    A variety of research, whether clinical, performed in laboratories, or in support of public service is constantly taking place at the UK Center for Oral Health Research (COHR).  See details on current efforts

    UK Oral Health patients interested in supporting research can agree to be contacted for studies they may qualify for during patient registration. Patients are also encouraged to register at no cost at  ResearchMatch and indicate their willingness to support research. 

Page last updated: 6/10/2016 9:14:00 AM