The School of Dental Sciences at Newcastle is one of the most modern and best equipped in the country.
We occupy a spacious, purpose-built facility. The light and airy clinics have views across adjacent parkland.
The vibrant city centre of Newcastle is just five minutes walk away.
Our clinical training facilities are second to none. They are continually updated to ensure we provide the most modern facilities.
The School is in the same building as the Dental Hospital. We are part of one of the largest integrated teaching and hospital complexes in the country.
We have excellent library and computing facilities on-site. We also have the wider resources and facilities of the Newcastle University campus.
Within the School, we have a range of research laboratories, undertaking work in:
- oral biology
- dental materials science
We also have a dedicated clinical research facility. We can offer clinical training and research opportunities of the highest international standard.
Find out about our laboratories and research facility at the Centre for Oral Health Research.
We also foster strong collaboration with research institutes in the Medical School and University.
Check out our excellent facilities for students and teachers by viewing our virtual tours.
Conservation ClinicConservation Clinic
This is an undergraduate teaching clinic in action. Our superbly equipped clinical areas optimise student learning and quality of care provided.
Students here provide restorative dental treatments to preserve teeth in healthy function, including:
- periodontal (gum) treatment
- endodontic (root canal) treatment
- conservative dental treatment (managing worn and decayed teeth with fillings)
The self-contained units our students work in are equipped with the latest operating microscopes.
Cell & Molecular Biosciences LaboratoryCell & Molecular Biosciences Laboratory
This is one of our well-equipped biological research laboratories. It is home to many postgraduate research students and some who study for intercalated science degrees.
The close proximity of clinical and research areas provides questions for researchers to answer. These answers enrich our clinical teaching.
Children's ClinicChildren's Clinic
Our facility's design caters for the care of children and makes them feel relaxed and welcome.
There's artwork on the windows and the spacious units allow parents to sit in.
Clinical Skills UnitClinical Skills Unit
Small-group teaching takes place in our bright and spacious simulation unit. Here our dental students work alongside hygiene and therapy students.
They learn practical skills on plastic and extracted teeth before moving into the clinic.
It is important to get into good habits from the start. The unit works as a clinic under the watchful eye of clinical teaching staff and a senior dental nurse.
Fell ClusterFell Cluster
The Fell is one of our large PC clusters situated at the entrance to the School. It provides secure 24/7 hour access.
Dental Learning Resource UnitDental Learning Resource Unit
The unit has excellent AV facilities and allows our students access to a broad range of electronic learning resources. In spare moments, you can enjoy fabulous views across the Town Moor and the north of the city.