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The James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine

The James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine is a strong, academically progressive, financially stable institution with a committed faculty and staff that serves a uniquely talented cohort of students and patients across South Carolina. Through academic excellence, innovation and discovery, and a commitment to serving patients with the highest level of care, we are changing what’s possible in dental education.


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About Us

The College of Dental Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina is an outstanding place to learn, teach, expand knowledge, work, and serve.

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Academic Programs

We offer pre-doctorate, residency, post doctorate, dual degree, and summer programs.

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Learn more about our research, as well as our cores, centers and institutes, training grants, professional development programs, post-doctoral resources, and other training opportunities.

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Patient Care

We are increasing our community-based care offerings and integrating dental and oral health services in alignment with MUSC’s vision of expanding care in South Carolina.

Coming to Summerville

Planning for Our Future

Strategy 2025 | The James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine