New York University

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address: College of Dentistry
345 East 24th Street
New York, NY 10010

Asgeir Sigurdsson, DDS, MS

Postdoctoral Director Edgard El Chaar, DDS, MS
Predoctoral Director Vera W. L. Tang, DDS, MS
Dean Charles Bertolami, DDS, PHD
New York University participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program for Periodontics
Application Deadline: November 15
Application Fee: $100
Start Date: September 5
Accreditation Status: A - Approval Without Reporting Requirements
Number of Faculty Members: 23 faculty (8 full-time, 19 board-certified)
Accept students not trained in a US or Canadian dental school?: yes
Length of Program in months: 34 months
State License Required: no
Degrees/Certificates Offered: certificate
Prerequisites: top quintile
Tuition per year: $34,000
Instruments & Equipment: $3000 annual instrument rental, $2000 digital intraoral camera
Salary and/or Stipend: None
First Year Enrollment: 6 residents
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:11
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: 5,560 total clock hours
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 4,000+
Type of Implant System Taught: 5 systems
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: 60+
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 20%
Percent of Time spent in research: 2%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 65%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 10%
Clinical Setting: New Tarnow Wing for Periodontology and Implant Dentistrty
Associated Hospitals: Goldwater Hospital, Manhattan V.A.
On-Call Arrangements: 4-5 weekends per academic year
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): Large patient pool
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: Minimun 100 cases
Research Requirements: Standard 6 CODA
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: Ortho, Prostho, Endo, Pedo, Oral Surg, International Ortho, Prostho, Esthetics

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