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Endodontics
Diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and injuries of the dental pulp and tissues surrounding the tooth root.

Operative Dentistry
Diagnosis, prevention and minimally-invasive treatment of decay. Conservative correction of esthetic problems with dental bonding.

Oral Pathology, Radiology, & Medicine
Investigation of clinical, radiographic, and microscopic features of oral / maxillofacial diseases and abnormalities.

Pediatric Dentistry
Oral health care for infants, children, and adolescents, including persons with special health care needs.

Preventive & Community Dentistry
Improvement of the public's oral health through prevention and control of oral diseases.

Family Dentistry
Diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and injuries of the dental pulp and tissues surrounding the tooth root.

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Grafting, dental implant placement and other surgical treatments of conditions, injuries, and esthetics of the teeth, jaws, and face.

Orthodontics
Correction of irregularities of the teeth, bite, and jaw

Periodontics
Treatment of the supporting dental structures, including gums and alveolar bone, and their replacements by grafting or implants.

Prosthodontics
Complete oral rehabilitation, including the use of dentures, crowns, bridges, veneers, & implants.

Dental Administration
Dental Administration oversees the educational,
patient care, research, financial and physical functions of the college.