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 /
Postdoctoral Director
Vincent J Iacono, DMD
Phone: (631) 632-8895
Fax: (631) 632-3113
Email: vincent.iacono@sbumed.org
Predoctoral Director Kathleen M. Frost, DDS
Phone: (631) 632-8861
Fax: (631) 632-3113
Email: Kathleen.frost@stonybrookmedicine.edu
Interim Dean Mary Truhlar, DDS, MS
Phone: (631) 632-8971
Email: mary.truhlar@stonybrookmedicine.edu
Website: dentistry.stonybrookmedicine.edu/dentalprograms/postgradperio
Application Deadline: August 1
Application Fee: PASS fee and program fee
Start Date: July 1
Accreditation Status: A   (About Accreditation)
Number of Faculty Members: 4 full-time; 13 part-time (9 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: $12,710 in-state resident; $24,366 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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