Oral Diagnostic Sciences

Oral Diagnostic Sciences provides instruction in oral medicine, oral and maxillofacial pathology, and radiology. Second- and third-year dental students rotate through an Oral Diagnosis and Radiology Clinic, where they apply their skills in diagnosis, emergency management, treatment planning, and radiographic techniques, including cone-beam, three-dimensional oral radiological evaluations.

Department Events

As part of The Tennessee Head and Neck Cancer Alliance Oral Head and Neck Cancer Oral Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week (OHANCAW), we provide screenings in conjunction with Vanderbilt University Department of Otolaryngology each spring.

Contact Oral Diagnostic Sciences

Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences
Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry
1005 Dr. D.B. Todd, Jr. Boulevard
Nashville, Tennessee 37208-3599
Phone: 615.327.6360


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