Poltava Ukrainian Medical And Dental Stomatological Academy is one of the largest and best medical university of the former USSR. Since then, over 40,000 highly skilled doctors, well known scientists, researchers, health service organizers from Ukraine, Russia, other European countries, Asian, African and American countries have graduated from UMSA.
A higher education institution for training of doctors, including dentists. The Academy started its operations in 1921 with odontological faculty of Kharkiv Medical Academy. In 1967, the Institute moved to the city of Poltava and renamed as the Poltava State National Medical University. In 1994 Poltava Medical Dental University IV received the highest level of accreditation and status of Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy. In 2004, the IV accreditation level was confirmed.