College of Dental Medicine

Whether you’re seeking to begin your educational journey in dentistry or would like to continue your dental educational in one of our residency programs, Ƶ is committed to providing the highest quality education and clinical experiences.

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The dental programs offered by the College of Dental Medicine at Ƶ offer an unparalleled learning environment. The inseparable nature of our lifelong col­league culture and Six-Point Mastery Learning Model® is what makes us unique. Our programs strive to improve the oral health of the public with special attention to underserved individuals and families by ed­ucating dentists, conducting education and clinical research, and pro­viding community-based health services and healthcare leadership.

 

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Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) Program

Our three-year integrated curriculum teaches students to collaborate within and lead teams, and prepares graduates for the future of healthcare.

Orthodontic (AEODO) Residency Program

A three-year postdoctoral program designed to provide an excellent and comprehensive education in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics preparing the graduates to achieve their utmost clinical, scholarly and professional development potential.

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General Dentistry (AEGD) Residency

Ƶ has partnered with NYU Lutheran Dental Medicine to provide an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program.

Continuing Education

The Ƶ College of Dental Medicine maintains its resolve to excel by employing a legacy of successful educational momentum, providing professionals with collaborative educational experiences.

College of Dental Medicine Faculty & Staff

Robert Alder, BS, DDS

Director of Quality Assurance & Institutional
  • Administration
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Elizabeth Alfaro

Dental Assistant
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Stephanie Alillana

Patient Experience Specialist
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Todd Allen, MS, BS

Assistant Professor
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Mercys Alvarez Betancourt

Dental Assistant III
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Merly Alvarez Demendez

Dental Assistant- Team Based
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Jordan Anderson

Dental Assistant - Dispensary
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Juan Arroyo, PhD

Adjunct Faculty
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Kamran Awan, BDS, PhD

Associate Professor and Program Director, MS in Biomedical Sciences
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Alicia Baddley

Director of Admissions and Student Affairs
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Alma Batiz

Dental Assistant
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Hanna Beamonte

Dental Assistant
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Amanda Bear, AAS

Registered Dental Hygienist
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Angela Beesley

Dental Assistant II
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Kalpana Bhatt

Patient Experience Specialist I
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Prashanti Bollu, BDS, MBA, MS, DMD

Adjunct Faculty, Assistant Professor
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Todd Bowman, DMD

Assistant Professor
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Weston Boyack, BA, MBA

Director of Finance and Administration
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Duane Callahan, DDS

Assistant Professor
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William Carroll, DDS

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Associate Professor
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Kishore Chaudhry, MD

Adjunct Faculty
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Scott Chavez, DMD

Adjunct Faculty
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Trinibeth Chavez

Dental Assistant - Team Based
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Joseph Checchio, BA, DDS

Adjunct Faculty
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Val Cheever, DDS, MS

Assistant Dean of Clinical Research, Associate Professor- Pediatric Dentistry
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Alice P. Chen, BA, DMD, FAAPD

Associate Professor, Pediatric Dentist
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Elizabeth Contreras

Patient Experience Specialist
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Alma Coronado

Patient Experience Specialist
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Jason Cowden, DMD

Practicing Dentist Team-Based Educator
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Clark Dana, DDS,BA

Associate Dean of Student Progress and Curriculum
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Larilyn Dang, BS, RDH

Assistant Director for Periodontal Education
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Carly Decker

Dental Assistant
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Tyler Decker

Dental Assistant
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Laura Delgado

Dental Assistant III
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David Densley, BS, DDS

Director of Preclinical Sciences
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Linda Doleshal

Sterilization Specialist
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Aaron Doucette, BS

Dental Assistant
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Vicky Drent, BS

Director, Clinic Operations and Continuing Education
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Eli Edmunds, DDS

Adjunct Faculty
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Amy Empett

Dental Assistant III
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Mayra Escobar Ibarra

Insurance Billing Specialist
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Jonathan Fairbanks, BS, DDS

Assistant Dean, Clinical Education & Patient Care
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Aaron Ferguson, DMD

Assistant Dean, Institutional & Practice Outcomes and Professor
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Tonielle Ferrer, BS

Dental Assistant
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Claudia Freitas, PhD

Associate Professor and Director of Biomedical Sciences
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Christopher Funk, BS, DMD

Adjunct Faculty
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Tammy Gibson

Dental Assistant
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Jeremy Godderidge, AS, DDS

Associate Dean, Clinic Affairs and Patient Care, Professor
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Norma Gonzales

Dental Assistant - Orthodontics
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Janine Gonzalez Medina

Dental Assistant
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Keenan Grant

Dental Assistant
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McKenna Griffin

Patient Experience Specialist II
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Andrew Gross, PhD

Adjunct Faculty
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Heather Hall

Clinical Services Coordinator
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William Harman, PhD

Professor and Associate Dean for Admissions & Student Affairs
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Vanessa Hatch

Administrative Assistant
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Claudia Hernandez

Dental Assistant I
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Paul Hoeft, BS, DDS, AEGD

AEGD Program Director, Professor
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Annie Holden

Admissions & Student Affairs Coordinator
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Dale Hoopes, BA

Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Academic Affairs
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Sherri Housman

Dental Assistant III
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David Howard, BS, DDS

Associate Professor
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Richard Hughes

Assistant Professor
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Man Hung, BA, BS, MED, MSTAT, MSIS, MBA, PhD

Senior Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Programs, CORE Director
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Madeline Johnson, BA

Patient Relations Manager
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Ryan Jones, BA, DMD

Professor, Director for Faculty Development and Integrated Education
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Kimberly Jones-Rudolph, DMD, MPH, MHA, PhD(c)

Associate Professor/ Clinic Director-AEODO
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David Julian

Patient Care Leader, Assistant Professor
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Neda Khosrowmanesh

Dental Assistant - AEGD
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Helpis Kyrillos, DDS

Adjunct Faculty
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Roberto Lara, DMD

Adjunct Faculty
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Jeffrey Liao, DDS

AEGD Resident - Henderson
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Roy Lovato

Dental Equipment Technician
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Alma Mancera

Administrative Assistant
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Chandra Martinez

Dental Assistant lll
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Suzanne McGinnis

Dental Assistant
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David McMillan, DDS

Associate Professor
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Anthony Mecham, DDS

Associate Professor
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Elvira Mehmedovic

Dental Assistant- Team Based
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Elizabeth Metz

Registered Dental Hygienist
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Charles Miller, DMD, MD

Director of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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Ryan Moffat, DDS, MPH, CERT. PEDO

Assistant Professor, Director of Behavioral Sciences and Public Health Education
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Albanee Moore

Admissions & Student Affairs Coordinator
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Betty Morales

Dental Patient Access Specialist
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Ruth Moreira

Simulation Lab-Dental Assistant
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Diana Moreno

Patient Experience Specialist
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Patricia Moura

Dental Assistant- AEGD
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Lisa Nielsen

Patient Support Supervisor
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Zamaris Nieves

Dental Assistant Supervisor
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Rachel Novak, MS, PhD

Assistant Dean, Admissions and Student Affairs and Associate Professor
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Stephen O’Tinger, AS

Shipping and Receiving Clerk
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Mariana Pavlova

Instructor
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Laila Perez

Dental Patient Access Specialist
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Anthony Pitts

Dental Equipment Technician
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David Prince, DDS

Adjunct Faculty, CPT Leader
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Grant Quayle, BS, DMD

Assistant Professor
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Paul Reynolds, BS, MS, PhD

Adjunct Faculty
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Evelin Ribera

Dental Assistant Supervisor
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Glen Roberson, DMD

AEODO Program Director, Associate Professor
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Kelsey Robinson

Manager, Administration
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Tracey Rogan

Treatment Coordinator
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Tiffani Rogerson

Senior Manager, Business Operations
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Ehrissa Salice

Dental Assistant
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Tyler Scott, DMD

Adjunct Faculty
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Ryan Sears

Adjunct Faculty
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Chelle Sharp

Administrative Assistant to the Program Directors
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Pramod Sinha, MS, DDS

Adjunct Faculty
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Karen Soter

Executive Administrative Assistant
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Brett A. Stephens, DMD

Adjunct Faculty
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Richard Stevens, DMD, MBA

Assistant Professor
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Brad Stewart, DDS

Assistant Professor/ Patient Care Leader
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Laura Stewart, DDS

Practicing Dentist Team- Based Educator
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Karthikeyan Subramani, BDS, MSc, MS

Associate Professor of Dental Medicine
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Byron Tam, DDS, MBA

Adjunct Faculty
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Matthew Thacker, DMD

AEGD Program Director, Assistant Professor
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Ruedi Tillmann, BA, BA, DDS

Assistant Professor
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Rusty Tippetts

Data Analyst
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Sara Tolman

Patient Experience Specialist
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Lynn Tyler, BS, CDA

Dispensary & Sterilization Manager
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Betsy Villa

Patient Support Supervisor
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Benjamin Wall, BS, DDS

Adjunct Faculty
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Catherine Wilson, RDH, MS

Registered Dental Hygienist/Instructor
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Duane Winden, AAS, BS, MS, MSN/ed

Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs/Professor
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John Wisniewski, MS, DMD

Associate Professor
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Morgan Woolley

Dental Assistant III
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Amber Young, BS, RDH

Dental Hygienist
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Shannon Young, BS, DMD

Assistant Professor
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Ƶ College of Dental Medicine Practice Sites

Roseman Dental (South Jordan, UT & Summerlin, NV) and Roseman Dental & Orthodontics (Henderson, NV) offer affordable, high-quality patient care.

College of Dental Medicine Events

Aug 02

2024 Back to School Brush-Up™

Presented by Marathon Petroleum Corporation Foundation FREE DENTAL SCREENINGS & CLEANINGS AT THE EVENT Children 18 and under receive a voucher to return for a FREE comprehensive exam, x-rays, sealants,…

Sep 19

Neighborhood Health Series – Alzheimer’s Disease: New Horizons

Presented by Dr. Gregory Schneider

College of Dental Medicine News

Ƶ’s EMPOWERED program launches podcast to shine light on families navigating substance use during and after pregnancy

June 17, 2024

With the support of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Overdose Data to Action Grant through the Southern Nevada Health District, EMPOWERED has launched a new podcast, “EMPOWERED Voices:…

SPECTRUM – The Crucial Role of Cultural Competency in Healthcare & Healthcare Education

June 1, 2024

Featured in the Summer 2024 print edition of spectRUm magazine. In today’s diverse world, healthcare providers are faced with numerous challenges that require them to be not only clinically proficient…

SPECTRUM – Empowering Pharmacists, Serving Communities: The Impact of Ƶ’s CVS Health Spanish Pathway Program

June 1, 2024

Featured in the Summer 2024 print edition of spectRUm magazine. In the ever-evolving landscape of healthcare, diversity and cultural competency have become integral components of education and practice. Recognizing this…