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Dental Clinics

Dental care for students

The Faculty of Dentistry operates an undergraduate student clinic, a general practice residency clinic, an emergency clinic, and a faculty practice (private) clinic on the Halifax campus.

The clinic is undergoing a major renewal!
DENT Dentistry building photo clinic renewal sign

The Faculty of Dentistry’s dental clinic is currently undergoing a major renewal, but will continue to operate during the renovations. Scheduled for completion in 2018, the new facility will offer state-of-the-art teaching, learning, and patient care facilities. 


Undergraduate Student Clinic

The Student Clinic offers dental services at approximately 50% of the normal cost (according to the Nova Scotia Dental Fee Guide). The clinic is designed to facilitate education and training for current undergraduate dental students. All appointments are supervised by a licensed dentist and typically last between two and three hours. Services include: fillings, cleanings, root canals, extractions, crowns, and implants. To become a patient in the student clinic, call (902) 494-2101.

General Practice Residency Clinic

The General Practice Residency Clinic offers comprehensive dental services at approximately 80% of the normal cost. This clinic provides care for patients who require more difficult and extensive dental treatments by graduate dentists. Contact the general practice residency clinic by calling (902) 494-2101.

Emergency Clinic

The undergraduate students provide emergency dental treatment under the direction of a Faculty of Dentistry dentist. Anyone who is experiencing pain, bleeding, or swelling can often receive treatment the same day. If you have a dental emergency, contact the clinic at(902) 494-2101.

Faculty Practice Dental Clinic

The Faculty Practice Dental clinic is currently accepting new patients. This is a private clinic, located in the Faculty of Dentistry building. Made up of a group of full-time teaching faculty members, the clinic provides general and prosthodontic dental services including:

  • examinations and consultations
  • cleanings
  • general dentistry
  • cosmetic dentistry
  • dental implants 
  • crowns and bridges
  • dentures and partial dentures
  • dental extractions and surgery

To learn more or make an appointment, contact the faculty practice clinic at (902) 494-3868 or fpc@dal.ca.