Interim Dean: Dr. Jeffrey Okeson
Founded in 1962, the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry is recognized as one of the nation's outstanding dental institutions.
The college has a national and international reputation for its dynamic and innovative approaches to dental education. Doctoral and postdoctoral student dentists are treated with respect and as colleagues. The University of Kentucky emphasizes an environment of collegiality between faculty and students to create a unique educational setting that promotes learning. The college is committed to providing its students with superior programs that prepare them to deliver competent care to patients throughout the Commonwealth and the nation.