SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY
The mission of EAC-School of Dentistry is to produce motivated dentists with emphasis in the values formation and at the same time provides quality dental service in the community; the aspiring dentist will be a significant member of society by contributing to the overall health development for all.
The vision of EAC-School of Dentistry is to be part of the community as a provider of professionally driven dentists that will serve humanity with focus on improving the oral health and to be an example of excellence in the practice of dentistry. The EAC dentist is seen as an advocate of health development for all.
The EAC-School of Dentistry is a private, non-sectarian co-educational institution of learning that fosters:
- equal and non-biased opportunities for aspiring dentist
- total development of each aspiring dentist in the aspect of virtue and excellence consciousness in the aspiring dentist about his role in providing service to the community and its patients
The objectives of the EAC-School of Dentistry are:
- to offer quality dental education to all aspiring dentists
- to develop an aspiring dentists’ attitude towards excellence in the profession through excellence in school work
- to develop aspiring dentists who are equipped with knowledge in improving the oral health of its patients
- to develop the aspiring dentists concern on providing the outmost service to the community
SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY
The School of Dentistry promotes the acquisition, advancement, transmission and application of scientific knowledge and skills for the prevention, diagnosis and management of orofacial diseases and disorders, and the restoration and rehabilitation of their effects. The College, with a commitment to multicultural diversity, conducts the mutually supportive activities of education, research, patient care and community and professional services. Preparing them to be biomedically oriented, these activities promote human orofacial health and well-being. The College provides the undergraduate students with analytical, technical and ethical skills necessary to provide quality healthcare. The College programs encourage students to be socially sensitive and responsive to the changes and needs of the society.College of Dentistry
It was in August 17, 1992 when the School of Dentistry was founded. Two years later, the government gave its Recognition to the Two-year PRE-DENTISTRY course. Dentistry Proper was given the permit to operate on August 12, 1994. Four years later, on the 24th of August 1998, Government Recognition was granted to EMILIO AGUINALDO COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY.
Seminars and Table Clinics are being held for the benefit of the students and faculty as well. Currently, the school is the Implant Center of the Philippine Academy of Implant Dentistry.
As part of the Community Dentistry Curriculum, the students are deployed to Satellite Clinics of EAC. Civic Actions (CIVAC) is part of the year-long activities of the school.
The pride of the school is its infirmary that houses and displays modern equipments. It continues to encourage more students to reach their vision by providing scholarships for them, giving priority to deserving bright students. A graduate of this school need not be anxious of his/her tomorrow because the school provides a wide venue of placement possibilities. The workforce believes that inculcating an active attitude and coordination on the students can accumulate balance in learning.
The honing of students does not only come from books alone; it is also attributed from a faculty line-up of Board topnotchers. The EAC School of Dentistry, apart from its state-of-the-art facilities, has always been proud of its Excellent line-up of young and dynamic Faculty.
The first batch of graduates took the Dental Board Examination on December 1999 where it recorded a hundred percent passing with flying colors, two of the graduates landed in the Top Ten – Dr. Macario Fadrigalan lV, 5th place, and Dr. Erlinda Regina Relunia, 7th place.
In the Dental Board Examination of 2001 and 2002, EAC continued its feat of achieving an impressive performance of 100% passing and ranking 1st, together with the best dental schools in the country – a remarkable achievement fora college so young and daring to soar higher grounds in Philippine dental education.
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