The Institute of Dental History and Craniofacial Study

The Institute of Dental History and Craniofacial Study (IDHCS) maintains four collections to support its mission of collecting and preserving skulls for the understanding of craniofacial biology and evolution, as well as artifacts for the presentation of dental history, and to make these materials available for research and education. The collections consist of the:

Access to the institute's various collections is by appointment only. For more information or to make an appointment, please contact:

Dr. Dorothy Dechant, Curator
Institute of Dental History and Craniofacial Study
University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
155 Fifth Street, Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.929.6627
ddechant@pacific.edu

victorian business card from the Virtual Dental Museum
Virtual Dental Museum

Online galleries bring to life the treasure of the dental school’s A.W. Ward Museum of Dentistry.