University of Maryland

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address Baltimore College of Dental Surgery
Rm 4205 650 W Baltimore St
Baltimore, MD 21201
Postdoctoral Director Harlan Shiau, DDS, DMSc
Predoctoral Director Hanae Saito, DDS, MS, CCRD
Chair  Thomas Oates, DMD, PhD
University of Maryland participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program for Periodontics
Application Deadline: August 8
Application Fee: $75
Start Date: July 1
Accreditation Status: A - Approval Without Reporting Requirements
Number of Faculty Members: 8 full time, 10 part time; 12 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: Certificate, MS in Biomedical Sciences
Prerequisites: TOEFL, dental degree, letters of recommendation, class rank
Tuition per year: $32,667 in-state resident; $51,375 out-of-state
Instruments & Equipment: $4,600
Salary and/or Stipend: Yes. Contact Program Director for details.
First Year Enrollment: 3-4; maximum enrollment 9
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:20
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: Pathology 80 hours; implants 120 weeks; nitrous oxide; IV sedation; periodontics, internal medicine and anesthesia rotations at the Baltimore VA Medical Center; implantology (proficiency); oral pathology
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 31/Week (average)
Implant Systems Taught: Nobel Biocare, Camlog, Straumann
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: 55%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 5%
Clinical Setting: Dental school clinic dedicated to graduate program
Associated Hospitals: University of Maryland Medical Center
On-Call Arrangements: No
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): >200
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: n/a
Research Requirements: Yes
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: AEGD, Endodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Prosthodontics

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