Patient Rights | College of Dentistry
402-472-5000

Patients at the College of Dentistry have rights to:

  • Considerate, respectful and confidential care.
  • Current and complete information about their oral conditions.
  • An explanation of recommended care and alternate care and the advantages, disadvantages, costs and time involved for each.
  • Informed consent to treatment and the option to refuse treatment with an explanation of risks of no treatment.
  • Availability of emergency, incremental and total care.
  • Timely, ongoing care until agreed treatment is completed.
  • Care that meets the standard of care for the dental profession including currently accepted infection control measures.
  • Access to a patient advocate to discuss or mediate concerns related to care.

UNMC College of Dentistry
Lincoln Dental Clinic

4000 East Campus Loop South
Lincoln, NE 68583-0740

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Appointments:  402-472-1333

Emergency after hours (for current patients only): 402-472-7211

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