1988, the Department of Dentistry in NCKU hospital was opened, and the first chair was Dr. Tung-Yiu Wong.
2002, NCKU, the institute of oral medicine was founded,and Professor Ying-Tai Jin was the first director. Institute of oral medicine and Department of Dentistry cooperated in aspects of clinical care, teaching and research.
2007,NCKUH,Department of Dentisrty was renamed with Department of Oral Medicine. There were already many dentists and specialists in NCKUH, which provided local and national teaching activities. Also, NCKUH became one of the centers of dentistry education in South Taiwan.
2019, the School of Dentistry was founded.