A Message to our Patients and their Families

Masks are required by all patients, students, faculty, staff, residents, and visitors
to the School of Dentistry.


The School of Dentistry is open and welcoming patients to ALL clinics!   


Make an appointment today – existing clinic patients call: (816) 235-2100


The Orthodontic clinic is accepting both new and existing Orthodontic clinic patients.  Call (816) 235-2141 or click here


We will accepting new patients for care in early August.

If you are interested in becoming a patient at the school, a screening appointment will be required.

Screening appointments may be made beginnning July 19thby calling (816) 235-2100. 


Need to receive a COVID vaccination?  Beginning July 26th patients at the School of Dentistry will be able to get them and receive a GREAT give-away for completing the two shot series. 

Ask your dental or dental hygiene student for more information.


For emergency dental services:
Existing patients with student doctor(s), contact student doctor(s) directly.
Existing faculty practice patients, call (816) 235-2121.
If you do not have a student doctor, are in dental pain and in need of an emergency appointment, call (816) 235-2100
With extraordinary precautions in place, your safety and your health are our priority. Read more about our extensive safety precautions here.
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