Stony Brook University

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry
School of Dental Medicine
110 Rockland Hall, Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8703
Chair Vincent J. Iacono, DMD
Postdoctoral Director Hossein Bassir
Predoctoral Director Kathleen M. Frost, DDS
Dean Dolores Cannella, PhD
Stony Brook University participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program for Periodontics
Application Deadline: August 1
Application Fee: PASS fee and program fee
Start Date: July 1
Accreditation Status: A - Approval Without Reporting Requirements
Number of Faculty Members: 5 full-time; 17 part-time (14 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 (MA and PhD programs are available)
Prerequisites: TOEFL, dental degree, letters of recommendation, class rank
Tuition per year: $13,588 in-state resident; $27,760 out-of-state resident
Instruments & Equipment: $3,162
Salary and/or Stipend: N/A
First Year Enrollment: 3
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 3:50
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: Pathology 65; anesthesia, nitrous oxide, IV sedation 240; implants 250; other rotations 50
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 2,600
Type of Implant System Taught: Endosseous
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: 100-200
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 30%
Percent of Time spent in research: 0%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 60%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: <10%
Clinical Setting: Hospital, dental school
Associated Hospitals: Stony Brook University Medical Center, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
On-Call Arrangements: n/a
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): 300
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: 50
Research Requirements: No
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: dental anesthesiology, endodontics, orthodontics, oral/maxillofacial surgery, pediatric dentistry, prosthodontics

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