Lincoln Services | College of Dentistry

High-Quality Dental Care for Everyone

Comprehensive dental care is provided by our dental and dental hygiene students who are supervised by our nationally renowned faculty membersIf your needs require a high level of expertise, you will receive care from a postgraduate dental resident. We welcome new patients of all ages.

Comprehensive Dental Services

  • New patient exams: examination of teeth, tissues and gums, x-rays
  • Annual exams and cleanings
  • Specialty services
  • Dental emergency services (for exisiting patients only)

Services (in alphabetical order)

Cavity Fillings and Crowns

The purpose of restorative dentistry is to repair a tooth. Cavity filling options include amalgams (silver-colored) or composite resins (tooth-colored.) Crowns cover a tooth to help restore it to its normal shape and size. 

Cosmetic Dentistry

The purpose of cosmetic dentistry is to improve the appearance of your smile. Treatment options include veneers and tooth bleaching.

Dental Hygiene (cleanings)

The purpose of dental hygiene care is to keep the mouth, teeth and gums clean and healthy to prevent disease. Dental hygienists perform teeth cleanings, sealants, scaling and root planing, and take x-rays.

Endodontics (root canals)

The purpose of endodontic care is to treat a damaged or diseased tooth through root canal treatment.

UNMC College of Dentistry Endodontics Clinic

Oral Pathology

The purpose of oral pathology is to diagnosis and treat oral diseases, including oral cancer. Diagnosis includes soft and hard tissue evaluation, biopsies and pathology reports​.

Orthodontics (braces)

The purpose of orthodontic care is to create a healthy bite—straight teeth that properly meet opposing teeth in the opposite jaw. Treatment options include braces and aligners.

UNMC College of Dentistry Orthodontics Clinic

Pediatric Dentistry (services for children)

The purpose of pediatric dental care is to provide comprehensive oral health care for children and help them establish life-long positive relationships with dental care.

UNMC College of Dentistry Pediatric Clinic

Periodontics (gums)

The purpose of periodontic care is to prevent, diagnosis and treat inflammatory disease that destroys the gums. Treatment options include gum and bone surgery, scaling and root planing and implant placement.

Prosthodontics (dentures, implants)

The purpose of prosthodontic care is to restore or replace lost or damaged teeth. Treatment options include implant restorations, fixed and removable partial dentures and complete dentures.

Radiology (oral and maxillofacial)

The purpose of oral and maxillofacial radiology is to produce and interpret radiographic images that are used for the diagnosis and management of diseases, disorders and conditions of the mouth, face and jaws.

Surgery (oral and maxillofacial)

The purpose of oral and maxillofacial surgery is to treat face, mouth and jaw diseases and injuries.

UNMC College of Dentistry
Lincoln Dental Clinic

4000 East Campus Loop South
Lincoln, NE 68583-0740

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Appointments:  402-472-1333

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