About the School Being one of few oral health training institutes in South Africa, the School prides itself in graduating world class dental professionals every year.
Academic Programmes The School endeavours to promote oral health by training undergraduate dentists and oral hygienists as well as post-graduate dental specialists.
Oral Rehabilitation Training specialists in the field of prosthodontics, covering all aspects of removable, fixed, implant, maxillofacial prosthodontics as well as in restorative dentistry and endodontics.
Paediatric and Restorative Dentistry Preparing dental graduates to manage the full range of dentofacial deformities that fall within the responsibility of the Orthodontic Specialist.
Oral Medicine and Periodontology Encompasses prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases / conditions of the supporting and surrounding tissue of the teeth or their substitutes.
Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery Surgical training to correct a wide spectrum of diseases, injuries, tumours, defects and deformities in the mouth, head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.
Oral Pathology The specialty deals with the study of diseases of the oral and maxillofacial regions and the academic offering includes teaching, research and diagnosis of disease.
Community Dentistry Focuses on assessing oral health needs of communities, addressing the needs by developing appropriate interventions, policies, implementation approaches, monitoring and evaluation. Our work cuts across in teaching, research and service delivery.
General Dental Practice Improving oral and systemic health through improved access to care, innovation, research and education which is recognized nationally and internationally.
Oral Biological Sciences Providing an outstanding academic platform in which postgraduate students are empowered to conduct innovative, multidisciplinary research in the fields of Dental Materials, Oral Microbiology and Oral Cell Biology.