About Us

The Department of Dentistry has played an integral part in the total health care for persons seeking dental care in a hospital environment since 1968. The department is a member of the professional health care team at Howard University Hospital that provides for the total well-being of our patients.

The department is recognized locally, nationally and internationally as a primary treatment center for patients seeking comprehensive oral health care. The primary services offered are general dentistry and oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dental hygiene services and limited orthodontic services are also available.

The department provides services to all patients, including the mentally and physically challenged in a state-of-the-art facility staffed by pleasant and caring professionals. We are committed to improving your oral health through service, education and research.