Department of Dental Medicine
The Department of Dental Medicine (Dentmed) creates dental care for the future through state-of-the-art education and meaningful research. In addition, the University Dental Clinic offers a student clinic open to the public where students practice supervised by experienced instructors.
News from the department
Study sheds new light on the link between oral bacteria and diseases
Researchers at Karolinska Institutet have identified the bacteria most commonly found in severe oral infections. Few such studies have been done before, and the team now hopes that the study can provide deeper insight into the association between oral bacteria and other diseases. The study is published in Microbiology Spectrum.
Horizon Europe grants Nagihan Bostanci and the DELIVER project approximately SEK 50 million
Top position for dentistry at KI for third time
KI’s ultra modern education and research in the field of dentistry/dental care has topped the QS World University Rankings for the third time. We meet Bodil Lund, head of the Department of Dental Medicine, to hear her views on being no 1 on the world’s most important ranking list.
Nine master's degree candidates successfully defended their thesis for a Master's Degree in Odontology
In 2022, nine candidates successfully defended their thesis and passed the examination.
Publications at Dentmed
Dental education at Karolinska Institutet
The dentistry programme at KI is taught in Swedish only. Find the answers to the most frequently asked questions about studying dentistry as an international student at Karolinska Institutet.