University of Florida

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address Dept of Periodontics
Box 100434
1600 SW Archer Rd, Room D10-6
Gainesville, FL 32610
Chair Ikramuddin Aukhil, DDS
Postdoctoral Director Wagner R. Duarte, DDS, PhD
Predoctoral Director Tsuyoshi Tanaka, DDS, MSD
Dean Isabel Garcia, DDS, MPH
University of Florida participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program for Periodontics
Application Deadline: August 1
Application Fee: $145 - ADEA PASS Program
Start Date: July 1
Accreditation Status: A - Approval Without Reporting Requirements
Number of Faculty Members: 5 full-time faculty, 12 courtesy/part-time faculty (10 faculty members are 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
Prerequisites: National Board Exam, dental degree, GRE, letters of recommendation, class rank, and more
Tuition per year: $5,700 in-state resident; $22,000 out-of-state resident
Instruments & Equipment: purchase $5,000; book costs $500
Salary and/or Stipend: $9,500 first year; $10,000 second year; $10,500 third year
First Year Enrollment: 2-3
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:20
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: pathology 30; anesthesia 160; implants 120; nitrous oxide 10; IV sedation 60
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 25-28 hours/week
Type of Implant System Taught: Astra Tech, Nobel Biocare, Straumann, 3i, Biohorizon
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: >100
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 30%
Percent of Time spent in research: 10%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 50%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 10%
Clinical Setting: hospital, dental school
Associated Hospitals: Shands, VA
On-Call Arrangements: rotation
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): >100
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: >20
Research Requirements: Yes
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: orthodontics, oral surgery, pediatric dentistry, endodontics, prosthodontics, GPR, oral pathology, dental public health

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