The department conducts multidisciplinary instruction, research, and patient care programs  through its 7 divisions. Teaching includes pre-doctoral general dentistry and comprehensive care, prosthodontics, endodontics. We offer clinical specialty programs in prosthodontics and endodontics, and dental public health. Our faculty participate in several graduate groups including oral biology, bioengineering (joint with UCB and UCSF) and the bioinformatics program.