The mission of the VCU Department of Endodontics is to provide quality endodontic education for students, patients, and dental professionals, to engage in dynamic endodontic research to advance evidence-based dentistry, to promote community outreach activities and to create a learning and working environment conducive to mental, physical, and spiritual health.


To become a nationally recognized endodontic resource providing excellent patient care, quality endodontic education, leadership in service and outreach, in collaboration with students, residents, faculty, staff, and alumni. 

  1. Service
  2. Quality care
  3. Respect
  4. Compassion
  5. Education
  6. Advocacy
  7. Teamwork
  8. Camaraderie
  9. Integrity