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Dentistry and Dental Surgery

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In the degree program in Dentistry and Dental Surgery (MCD) you will develop a profound mastery of stomatology and of the professional medical competencies to provide comprehensive care to your patients.

Additionally, you will experience innovative dental medicine through the use of leading-edge technology.

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Dental chairs in our two dental care clinics.


Clinics where you can treat real patients.


Years running at UDEM.


Of our graduates studied or are studying a graduate degree program.


We educate and train professionals with the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and abilities to serve society by meeting its health needs at the preventative, diagnostic, and treatment stages in an ethical, efficient manner. As an oral-health professional, we want you to appreciate the need for lifelong professional development and continuing education and training. We aim for you to be capable of using scientific and technological advances efficiently and understanding the central role of patients in therapeutic decision-making.

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Admission Profile

In order to pursue this program, you must have discipline, responsibility, perseverance, respect for human beings, an attitude of service, and humanitarianism.

Graduate Profile

Upon completion of this program, you will have developed the following knowledge:

  • You will identify the symptomatology of an ailment, based on a well-organized, methodical, and thorough clinical analysis.
  • You will give a diagnosis and provide treatment in an appropriate and timely manner.
  • You will apply preventative measures to individual and community cases.
  • In an accurate and timely manner, you will identify the clinical situations presented by patients that need to be referred to another health professional, acting ethically in accordance to the limitations of your competence.
  • You will encourage the critical analysis of science, the capacity for innovation and scientific dissemination.
  • You will receive ongoing clinical-academic refresher training in order to keep up to date with therapeutic advances.
  • You will identify the public health needs of the country.

Upon completion of this program, you will have developed the following skills:

  • You will be organized, methodical, thorough, and respectful in your different clinical and support activities.
  • You will identify each patient’s needs for special health care, as well as their behavioral and sociocultural component in order to integrate an accurate diagnosis.
  • You will solve the health problems of your patients and your community in accordance with available resources.
  • You will encourage the acknowledgement and acceptance of the responsibility to practice in the best interest of patients at all times and in accordance with the health legislation in force.
  • You will use information technology as a useful tool for bibliographical and administrative support.
  • You will apply necessary and timely disease control measures.
  • You will be able to communicate in one or more foreign languages.

Upon completion of this program, you will have developed the following attitudes:

  • Helpful
  • Honest
  • Observant
  • Objective
  • Reliable
  • Sensitive
  • Sociable
  • Rational

Field of work

As a graduate of the undergraduate degree program in Dentistry and Dental Surgery, you will be able to work as a(n):

  • Dentist and Dental Surgeon
  • Endodontist
  • Orthodontist
  • Pediatric dentist
  • Periodontist
  • Prosthodontist
  • Maxillofacial Surgeon
  • Implantologist
  • Dental Sleep Doctor

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