About Us

Harvard School of Dental Medicine is the only school within Harvard that provides direct patient care through the Harvard Dental Center. The Harvard Dental Center is a state-of-the-art facility offering comprehensive dental care in a range of dental specialties. Comprehensive care is offered in the Faculty Group Practice by both full- and part-time Harvard faculty. In the Teaching Practices, treatment is delivered by predoctoral and advanced graduate dental students at a cost that is approximately 30% to 40% less than fees charged at a private dental practices.

Mission and Values Statement

The mission of the Harvard Dental Center is to set the standard of excellence and innovation in patient-centered care.

The Harvard Dental Center values and respects excellence in service, patient-centered comprehensive care, educational and clinical research advancements, diversity, and fiscal responsibility.