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Humanitarian Outreach

We partner with the U.S. Navy and the Department of Defense for international humanitarian outreach.

Dental Health Ambassadors

UCSD PDS is involved in all parts of the dental healthcare model – including prevention.

Check Out Our Special Speaker Series

Get Involved

UCSD PDS is involved locally, nationally and internationally – in a plethora of ways.

We partner with the U.S. Navy

Mission Statement

The UCSD Pre-Dental Society and Student-Run Free Dental Clinic Project, in partnership with the community, provide accessible, quality healthcare for the underserved in a respectful environment in which students, health professionals, patients, and community members learn from one another.

Get Involved:

Our organization offers many opportunities for everyone including: students, dentists, community members, and professionals to give back to the community and the world. Learn about the opportunities we have to get involved locally, nationally, and internationally.

Support Us:

Our clinics rely on valuable time from our volunteers and generous donations of supplies and funds in order to function. Every bit helps. Find out how you can help.

Join us for our next Virtual GBM:

Thurs, December 3rd at 6:00 PM!
Please join us for our virtual GBM December 3rd at 6 PM!

We will have speakers from the Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health including:

– Robert Trombly, D.D.S., J.D., Dean
– Wayne Cottam, D.M.D., M.S., Vice Dean
– Jeffrey Parent, D.D.S., Associate Dean for Patient Care and Clinical Education.

Dr. Trombly will discuss his journey in dentistry and ASDOH’s unique educational model. Dr. Cottam, past President of the National Network for Oral Health Access, will share his experience in public health and outreach. Dr. Parent practiced for 30 years and is involved with academia, admissions, education, and patient care. 

Please join with your cameras on and full names displayed on Zoom!

Join Us Online or In-Person

UCSD Pre-Dental Society is now delivering our experience both digitally and online to best serve our members and community.

Our Progress Since 2002:

$11,440,151

Value of Dental Care Provided

175,721

Student Volunteer Hours

25,709

Professional Volunteer Hours

39,175

Patient Visits

Help Us Share the Care

While we have been able to help a portion of the underserved, there are many others in our community that still need our help. As a non-profit program, the UCSD Free Dental Clinics would appreciate help through financial contributions, equipment, supplies and/or your time.