UIC College of Dentistry Chicago dentists experts in general and specialty dental care
Main Entrance on S. Paulina St, near Polk St.

For New Patient Appointments

Call (312) 996-7555 to schedule an appointment. Or, choose a service/clinic below if you know which clinic you need.

 Our location, hours and what to bring to appointments.

Your first visit is a screening appointment, where we will assess your overall health care needs and determine if you are a suitable candidate for treatment in our Student Dentistry or Advanced Specialty care options. You may also choose to see a faculty member for your dental care.


Are you a doctor wanting to refer a patient?

Try our new Referral+ digital referral system! It's fast, secure and offers referral tracking. 
Or, fax your referrals using our referral forms


Are you a current patient?

If you are currently being treated, please contact your student dentist or resident specialist for appointments. If you cannot reach your student, please call (312) 996-7555.


Comprehensive and Urgent Care

Choose a service/clinic below to request an appointment. 

Service/Clinic    Type of Care Provided For Appointment
Comprehensive Adult (Non-Urgent) Comprehensive dental care and treatment plans including exams, cleanings, fillings, crowns, and other more complex treatments. An initial screening is required. Call  (312) 996-7555
Adult Urgent Care For urgent, non-life threatening oral care needed within 24 to 48 hours (for example swelling and infection) Call (312) 996-8636
Pediatric Urgent Care Urgent care for children 14 years old and younger Call (312) 413-0972


Specialty Care

Interested in seeing a faculty specialist? Learn more about our faculty care practice

Service/Clinic    Type of Care Provided For Appointment
Endodontics (Root Canal) Root canals and related treatments Call (312) 355-3615
Email endodontics@uic.edu
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Facial and jaw reconstructive surgery, implants, bone grafting, sinus lift procedures, skeletal deformities,  craniofacial anomalies, facial traumatic injuries, TMJ disorders, head and neck cancer microneurosurgery, obstructive sleep apnea, facial aesthetic surgery, dental and facial infections

Call (312) 996-7460
Email oralsurgery@uic.edu

Oral Medicine & Facial Pain  Diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of facial pain conditions (TMD/TMJ), oral lesions, oral cancer, bad breath, and infectious diseases affecting the mouth.

Call (312) 355-1222
Email oralmedicine@uic.edu

Orthodontics (Braces) Braces, bite problems, misaligned teeth and jaws, and jaw growth problems for children and adults Call  (312) 996-7505 
Request appointment online
Pediatric Dentistry Comprehensive oral health examinations, treatments for children 14 and under Call (312) 996-7532
Email dentpediatrics@uic.edu
Periodontics Treatment of the gums, therapeutic, functional, and aesthetic surgery. Call  (312) 996-7374
Email periodontics@uic.edu


Implant & Innovations Center

Replacement of missing teeth, restorations (implants, crowns, bridges, dentures)

Call (312) 996-9223
Email prosthodontics@uic.edu

Call (312) 996-3145
Email cdic@uic.edu


Faculty Care

Service/Clinic Type of Care Provided For Appointment
Faculty Care Care provided by our faculty dentists including general and specialty services such as oral surgery, orthodontics, periodontics, and prosthodontics - by a faculty dentist of your choice. 

Call (312) 996-9158
Request appointment online                                                                                      



Location and Hours

University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Dentistry
801 South Paulina Street
Chicago, IL 60612
Google Map & Directions

Clinic hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.
Currently we do not provide after hours urgent/emergency care. 

For new appointments and general information, call (312) 996-7555. Or, choose a service/clinic from this page.

What to Bring to Appointments

For easier appointment scheduling and payments, please bring the following with you to every visit:

  • Photo ID
  • Insurance/medical card
  • Method of payment
  • List of current medications (if applicable)
  • Proof of guardianship/power of attorney (if applicable)
  • Related dental records / Current radiographs (if applicable)


Additional Resources

Fees, insurance and billing information
Frequently asked questions
Patient rights & privacy
Here what our patients say about us
Provide feedback

Interested in seeing a Faculty Dentist?

Did you know our faculty also see patients? By seeing one of our faculty, patients get added convenience and comfort, combined with the highest levels of expertise. Fees for treatment in the faculty dental practice are comparable to those charged by private dentists in the area.