About us

Riga Stradiņš University Institute of Stomatology is an industry leader in the Baltics – modern, knowledgeable, international.

RSU Institute of Stomatology (RSU SI) is equipped with the world’s most modern medical equipment, therefore the latest technologies and techniques in stomatology are used in medical work.

Currently, RSU SI is the only medical institution of specialised dentistry, oral and maxillofacial surgery in Latvia, which carries out clinical work, participates in internationally recognised scientific projects and develops scientific activities, and provides clinical practice for young specialists, as well as lifelong learning opportunities for existing specialists.

RSU SI brings together more than 400 of the best clinical, pedagogical and scientific experts in general dentistry, endodontics, periodontics, paediatric dentistry, orthodontics, prosthodontics, implantology and oral and maxillofacial surgery. Modern, scientifically sound technologies, methods and state-of-the-art materials are used in clinical work, training, research and oral health promotion.

The Institute of Stomatology regularly organises courses and events to improve the professional skills of doctors and to learn new methods of treatment. At the same time, the Institute of Stomatology is also an academic institution where research and scientific projects are carried out.


The mission of RSU SI is to provide dental services of the highest quality in order to take care of public health, promote the growth of the dental sector of Latvia and to ensure the transfer of knowledge by using best practices of the world in Latvia.


The general strategic goal of RSU SI is to promote the development of the sector of dentistry and related specialities in Latvia by providing high-quality healthcare services.


The vision of RSU SI is to be the leading centre of education, research, biomaterials and technology for dentistry, dental specialities, as well as oral and maxillofacial surgery in Latvia, which is a part of the European space of excellence in dentistry.


The RSU SI values combine the work ethics, beliefs and principles of its employees, which permeate the quality of the services provided by the Institute and shape its internal culture and identity. The values are the basis for the daily actions in the professional life of each employee.