Dental

Mission Statement

UTMB Correctional Managed Care Dental Services Provides Quality Care in a Timely, Cost Efficient and Effective Manner.

  • Dental care including diagnostic, preventive, restorative, periodontal and exodontic procedures are available to approximately 126,000 incarcerated offenders in over 87 modern dental clinics.
  • Texas licensed Dentists, registered dental hygienists, and registered dental assistants adhere to infection control procedures that meet or exceed TDH/OSHA standards and CDC guidelines.
  • Complete dental records, including medical and mental health components are available electronically for easy access and review. all dental chard documentation is entered electronically into the Electronic Medical Record.
  • Dental and medical specialists are available for consultation and treatment.
  • Dental malpractice insurance is not required for employment.
  • Twelve to eighteen continuing dental education hours are offered free annually to dental staff by the university.
  • UTMB-CMC is on the cutting edge in the development and implementation of Teledentistry in Texas.

If you are currently a dentist licensed in Texas, a Texas registered dental hygienist, or dental assistant and are interested in a future that emphasizes your development, your advancement, and your satisfaction, click here to view current vacancies by visiting the UTMB jobline.