The Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, located in San Francisco’s South of Market (SoMa) neighborhood, is part of the University of the Pacific. The main University campus is in Stockton, California, and its McGeorge School of Law is located in Sacramento near the State Capitol. Each are approximately two hours away by car from the dental school.
Dental students and residents serve a diverse population of patients during clinical rotations at sites in San Francisco, Union City and Stockton, in addition to several extramural sites and outreach programs throughout Northern California.
The Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry's San Francisco campus is located in the SoMa district of downtown San Francisco at the corner of Fifth Street and Minna Street. The facility boasts high-tech classrooms, a state-of-the-art simulation laboratory and modern clinics offering a variety of oral health services to the public.
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Across the Bay Bridge and approximately 45 minutes away by car are the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry's East Bay clinics. The school operates the Union City Dental Care Center in Union City, and also has a program, the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, housed in Oakland's Highland Hospital.
Opened in 2003, the Pacific Dental Care Clinic at University of the Pacific in Stockton is a state-of-the-art, 14,000-square-foot clinical facility housed within the 55,000-square-foot Health Sciences Learning Center and Clinics building. The Stockton clinic provides members of the community with quality dental hygiene care at affordable prices to adults and children from throughout the Central Valley. The clinic also supports the students in the school's dental hygiene program.