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 Wayne Kye, DDS, MS                                               212-998-9839                                                 
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: 9 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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