Why choose Pre-Dentistry at WSU?
You will be adequately prepared for post-graduate studies in a pre-medical professional field.
You will have resources such as faculty, staff and advisors who have years of experience in the medical field and can offer expert advice and insight.
You will be getting involved in a field that is exciting and can make a difference in the lives of many individuals.
What do dentists do?
Dentists diagnose and treat diseases, injuries and malformations of teeth, gums, and related oral structures; examine patients to determine the nature of conditions utilizing x-rays, dental instruments and other diagnostic procedures; clean, fill, extract and replace teeth using rotary and hand instruments, dental appliances, medications and surgical implements; and provide preventive dental services to patients such as applications of fluoride and sealants to teeth, and education in oral and dental hygiene.
Are there extra curricular programs available for Pre-Dental students?
The Weber State University Pre-Dental Club is a student-run organization where students that are interested in the dental profession can come together to plan and participate in events that will prepare them for the dental school application process, as well as the dental profession.
How do I get started?