School of Dentistry Simulation

Realizing the potential and the advantages in using the latest technologies available for teaching, OHSU is in the forefront of dental education.


Simulation has been recognized as an important aspect of student training at OHSU's School of Dentistry.  Simulation procedures support student's success in the areas of preclinical training and improves overall patient safety. 

Simulation in dentistry does not require a new approach in basic teaching methodology, but it provide students with a more realistic simulated patient experience, emphasize ergonomics, and provide an active hands-on learning environment.