Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education

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
Chair Scott F. Gruwell, DDS, MS
507-538-1075
gruwell.scott@mayo.edu
Postdoctoral Director Scott F. Gruwell, DDS, MS
507-538-1075
gruwell.scott@mayo.edu
Dean Steven H. Rose, MD
507-284-8230
Website: https://www.mayoclinic.org/departments-centers/dental-specialties/overview
Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program for Periodontics
Application Deadline: August 1
Application Fee: N/A Contact the program director prior to applying
Start Date: July 1
Accreditation Status: A - Approval Without Reporting Requirements
Number of Faculty Members: 2 full-time
Accept students not trained in a US or Canadian dental school?: No, Full Minnesota licensure is required.
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: Mayo Clinic residents in the Periodontics program do not have tuition fees.
Instruments & Equipment: All instruments are supplied, including intraoral cameras
Salary and/or Stipend:

Periodontic resident stipends are:

First Year = $57,653 

Second Year = $59,662

Third Year = $62,130

In addition, a generous benefits package is also available for residents, including 15 paid vacation days per year. Details can be found online at: http://www.mayo.edu/mayo-clinic-school-of-graduate-medical-education/adm...

First Year Enrollment: 1
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:18
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 
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: 75-100
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 10%
Percent of Time spent in research: 5%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 80%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 5%
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: M.S Thesis
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: Prosthodontics, Maxillofacial Prosthetics, Orthodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency

DISCLAIMER: The American Academy of Periodontology provides online Periodontal Program Information as a resource for dental students and periodontal residents. Individual periodontal programs are responsible for ensuring the accuracy, completeness and timeliness of the information placed on these pages.

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