University of Missouri Kansas City Program Information

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address: School of Dentistry
650 East 25th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108-2795
Program Director: Dr. Simon MacNeill (full-time)
Phone: 816-235-2119
Fax: 816-235-2157
Email: macneills@umkc.edu
Website: dentistry.umkc.edu/
Application Deadline: August 15 (all applications through PASS)
Application Fee: $35
Start Date: July 1
Accreditation Status: A (About Accreditation)
Number of Faculty Members: 5 full-time (4 Board-certified), 6 part-time (5 Board-certified)
Accept students not trained in a US or Canadian dental school?: no
Length of Program in months: 30
State License Required: no
Degrees/Certificates Offered: Certificate in Perio. Optional MS (Oral and Craniofacial Sciences)
Prerequisites: Dental Degree from US or Canadian Dental School accredited by CODA
Tuition per year: approximately $16,300 in-state; $31,500 out-of-state
Instruments & Equipment: ICIMS Instrument Rental ($10,000 over duration of program); student purchases  camera
Salary and/or Stipend: No stipend; 33% income sharing (varies on year in program, $8-15K, refer to website)
First Year Enrollment: 2
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:13
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: Meets ADA standards and requirements; Includes Pathology, 32 hours; General Anesthesia rotation, 4 weeks; Implantology Didactic, 64 hours; Conscious Sedation Didactic, 32 hours; Pharmacology, 32 hours
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 60% of residency, 24-28 hrs/week
Type of Implant System Taught: Straumann, Nobel Biocare
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: Cases variable, but 75-150 fixtures placed on average
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 20%
Percent of Time spent in research: 10%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 60%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 10%
Clinical Setting: dental school
Associated Hospitals: Truman Medical Center-Lakewood (Anesthesia rotation); Childrens Mercy
On-Call Arrangements: none
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): 150-200
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: 30
Research Requirements: Independent research, Thesis (MS), Manuscript for publication
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Pediatric Dentistry; Endodontics; Orthodontics and Craniofacial Ortho

 

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