A Message to our Patients and their Families


The School of Dentistry is open and welcoming existing 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 are not accepting new patients at this time. If you are interested in becoming a patient at the school, please check back with us after June 1st.


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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