TCDM is a teaching and research institution, committed to innovation and diversity. Integrating the principles of Touro’s mission, the hallmarks of the DDS program are a strong academic education and community involvement. Incorporating the Macy Report recommendations, TCDM has a basic science curriculum developed in conjunction with New York Medical College’s School of Medicine, an allopathic (MD) medical school.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Touro College of Dental Medicine at New York Medical College is to graduate outstanding dental professionals who will utilize a complex knowledge base and sophisticated perceptual skills to deliver excellent health care service to their diverse communities with integrity, compassion, and empathy. The school is dedicated to conducting important educational and clinical research, while providing excellent dental health services to the public.