Linda Wells

Clinical Associate Professor

Room 252

School of Dentistry

Phone: 816-235-2152


Linda M. Wells, DMD, MBA is the Associate Dean for Clinical Programs and Associate Professor at the School of Dentistry. She has been in dental education and clinic administration for over 20 years, starting her career at Baylor College of Dentistry. She was at Marquette University in Milwaukee and University of Detroit-Mercy in Detroit before becoming Associate Dean at UMKC 5 years ago. Dr. Wells is an active member of ADEA, currently serving on the Council of Faculties and as the Councilor for the Clinic Administration Section. She also is a Clinical Sciences accreditation consultant for the ADA’s Commission on Dental Accreditation.