The Affiliated Dental Hospital of CQMU, one of four earliest Municipal-level dental hospitals in China, was founded in 1943 and has been affiliated to CQMU since 2001. In 2005, it was rated as the Specialized 3A Hospital by Chongqing Health and Family Planning Commission.
Integrating medical services, teaching, research, disease prevention, health care and first aid, it has 26 clinical and technical departments, 2 clinics and 1 sanatorium. It runs Chongqing Quality Control Center of Dental Clinical Services and Chongqing Standardized Stomatologic Training Center as well. The hospital has also set up Chongqing Research Center for Odontopathy and Medical Center for Cheilopalatognathus as well as Medical Center for Plastic and Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, which was co-organized with Plastic Surgery Hospital, CAMS and Peking Union Medical College.
With 100 beds and 469 dental chairs, the annual patient visits are about 780,000. The hospital provides more than 100 advanced pain-free medical services, such as oral cancer and maxillofacial orthognatic surgery, and takes the lead in its comprehensive medical services in China.
It possesses a professional, skillful and responsible team with proper age and degree structure. The hospital has 847 staff, among whom 759 are medical professionals and 74 aresenior professional titles. There are 3 Ph.D. supervisors and 43 master supervisors. There are 8 teaching and research sections, two teaching groups and one teaching center for fundamental experiment with advanced laboratory of simulative head phantoms. Its bachelor's program of stomatology has become the key specialty of CQMU. By the end of 2013, the school has enrolled 202 postgraduates. 441 undergraduates have been enrolled, and 200 have graduated.
Outstanding achievements in scientific research have also been made. In recent 5 years, it has totally undertaken 210 academic projects, 11 of which were supported by National Natural Science Foundation and won 16 awards for academic accomplishment. There are 38 research papers published in SCI and 18 academic monographs published. Its Clinical Science of Stomatology was listed as key medical discipline in the 11th “Five-year Plan” of Chongqing. The Stomatological medicine teaching laboratory is approved by Chongqing Education Committee to be a model municipal teaching laboratory. And Stomatological Medicine grows into a specialty of Chongqing Characteristic Specialty Construction for Higher Education with the recognition of Chongqing Education Committee.