Mayo Clinic Rochester Program Information

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address: Department of Dental Specialties
200 First Street, SW
Rochester, MN 55905
Program Director: Dr. Daniel A. Assad, DDS (Full-Time)
Phone: 507-284-8410
Fax: 507-284-8082
Email: assad.daniel@mayo.edu
Website: www.mayo.edu/msgme/periodontics-rch.html
Application Deadline: August 1
Application Fee: n/a
Start Date: July 1
Accreditation Status: A   (About Accreditation)
Number of Faculty Members: 2 full-time
Accept students not trained in a US or Canadian dental school?: No
Length of Program in months: 36
State License Required: Yes
Degrees/Certificates Offered: MS degree, certificate
Prerequisites: National Board Exam, TOEFL, dental degree, 2 letters of recommendation (at least one from a periodontist) plus dean's letter, class rank
Tuition per year: n/a
Instruments & Equipment: n/a
Salary and/or Stipend: $51,404 first year stipend; $53,461 second year;  $55,673 third year
First Year Enrollment: 1
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:12
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: pathology-20 hours, anesthesia-120 hours, implants-30 hours, nitrous oxide-12 hours,IV sedation-120 hours
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: Approximately 30 hours a week
Type of Implant System Taught: Nobel Biocare, Straumann ITI, 3i Biomet
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: 75-100
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 15%
Percent of Time spent in research: 5%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 80%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 0%
Clinical Setting: hospital
Associated Hospitals: Rochester Methodist, St. Mary's Hospital
On-Call Arrangements: none
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): 175 - 200
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: 50
Research Requirements: thesis for Master's degree
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: orthodontics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, prosthodontics

 

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