Advanced Education Clinics
In the advanced education clinics,
residents (dentists who are seeking further
training) provide patient care under the
close supervision of School of Dentistry faculty
members. Dental care is
not provided free of charge, but fees in
advanced education clinics are reduced from the cost of private
Become a Patient
Many of our advanced education departments
accept patients for screening only if they have
been referred from a dentist or physician and not
all screened patients are accepted into a
program. Only patients with cases that
meet the educational needs of the residents will
be accepted. Consult the specific program
web page for more information.
call the number listed on the individual clinic
page (see links above and at left).
Hours vary for
Patients may apply for credit through Smart
Care provided by Campus Federal Credit
Union. For more information about Smart Care,
please go to
Smart Care brochure
This service is only
available for LSUHSC School of Dentistry
patients of record. The Dental School does
have a walk-in emergency clinic.
All patients of record who have
dental emergencies can only be treated at the dental
school during normal business hours.
Patients of record who have an emergency outside
of business hours should contact their student
If that is not possible, the
patient should call the after-hours answering
service at 456-5322.