Ohio State University Program Information

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address: College of Dentistry
305 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
Program Director: Dr. Dimitris N. Tatakis (full-time)
Phone: (614) 292-0371
Fax: (614) 292-4612
Email: tatakis.1@osu.edu
Website: http://dent.osu.edu/perio/
postdoctoral_program.php
Application Deadline: August 1; Application only at dent.osu.edu/perio/postdoctoral_how_to_apply.php
Application Fee: n/a
Start Date: June 16
Accreditation Status: A   (About Accreditation)
Number of Faculty Members: 6 full-time; 9 part-time; 8 board certified
Accept students not trained in a US or Canadian dental school?: yes
Length of Program in months: 36
State License Required: no
Degrees/Certificates Offered: MS/Certificate or PhD/Certificate
Prerequisites: DDS/DMD (or equivalent), National Dental Board Exam, TOEFL or IELTS (foreign applicants), GRE (PhD only), 3 letters of recommendation, class rank
Tuition per year: Ohio residents $18,600; non-Ohio residents $45,100
Instruments & Equipment: Instruments $3,000; books $1,000; digital clinical camera $1,500;laptop computer
Salary and/or Stipend: $6,000/year (1st - 3rd year)/ T32 NIH training grant (PhD or Post-PhD)
First Year Enrollment: 4
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:10
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: pathology 30; implants 120/45; nitrous oxide 20/20; IV sedation 20/20
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 21/week
Type of Implant System Taught: Straumann, Zimmer, ASTRA
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: 50-80 cases/80-150 implants
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 16%
Percent of Time spent in research: 28%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 48%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 8%
Clinical Setting: Dental school clinics, Hospital Dental Clinic
Associated Hospitals: Children's Hospital
On-Call Arrangements: approximately 1 week/quarter
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): 200
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: 35
Research Requirements: Completed MS or PhD Thesis
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: GPR, endodontics, OMS, oral pathology, prosthodontics, orthodontics, pediatric dentistry

 

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