About us

The Department of Odontostomatological and Maxillofacial Sciences was established with Rector's Decree no. 00293 of 03/08/2004 on the proposal of Professors of the Institute of Dental Clinic, at the same time deactivated, and is initially referred to the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery I and, subsequently in 2010, with the reorganization of the Faculties, to the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry.

The new structure includes spaces reserved for high-level university training and research: in particular, the classrooms, the library, the reading room and the laboratories have been created. The complex also houses premises intended for support activities such as studios and meeting rooms.

The scientific-cultural project of the Department includes and articulates the triple function of teaching, clinical and research.

The didactic offer of the Department is divided into the following Study Courses, which focus on the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry: Single-cycle Master's Degree Course in Dentistry and Dental Prosthetics, Master's Degree Course in Sciences of the Healthcare Professions and Assistance Techniques, Degree in Dental Hygiene A - Policlinico Umberto I, Degree Course in Dental Hygiene B - Cassino ASL Frosinone, Degree Course in Dental Hygiene D - Rieti.

The Department insists on a wide post-graduate training offer consisting of the PhD in "Innovative technologies of diseases of the Skeleton, Skin and Oro-Cranio-Facial District", the School of Specialization in "Oral Surgery", "Pediatric Dentistry", "Orthodontics" and "Maxillofacial Surgery", from the I and II Level Masters and from the Training and Higher Education Courses.

The Department's research is mainly concentrated in the SSD MED/28 [Odontostomatological Diseases] and the SSD MED/29 [Maxillofacial Surgery], but also in the SSD MED/31 [Otorhinolaryngology], in the SSD MED/50 [Science of Health Professions and Applied Medical Technologies] and in the SSD L-ANT/01 [Prehistory and Protohistory], with a predominantly clinical-translational activity.

Director of the Department of Odontostomatological and Maxillofacial Sciences is Prof. Umberto Romeo

The Chief Administrative Officer (RAD) is Dr. Rosalba Simeone

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