As an integral unit of the Dental College of Georgia at the Augusta University, the Department of Periodontics is committed to achieving academic excellence, providing optimal oral health care and actively engaging in research, scholarship and creative endeavors to meet the needs of the widely-dispersed and highly-diverse population of Georgia, the region and the nation.
In view of these commitments, the Department of Periodontics affirms its determination:
In fulfilling this mission, the Department of Periodontics aspires to be recognized as one of the best programs in periodontics through outstanding educational programs, excellence in patient care and leading-edge research and scholarship. The department is committed to the cultural, ethnic, racial and gender diversity of its faculty, staff and student body. This commitment embraces interactive, ongoing partnerships with students, with patients and with the public in order to effectively serve those who seek a career those who seek care and those who seek knowledge.
Approved by the Department of Periodontics Faculty