Ohio State University

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address: College of Dentistry
305 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
Chair Angelo Mariotti, DDS, PhD
Postdoctoral Director Dimitris N. Tatakis, DDS, PhD
Predoctoral Director Hua-Hong Chien, DDS, PhD
Dean Patrick Lloyd, DDS, MS
Ohio State University participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program for Periodontics
Application Deadline: August 1; Application only at http://dentistry.osu.edu/advanced-education/periodontics/apply
Application Fee: n/a
Start Date: June 16
Accreditation Status: A - Approval Without Reporting Requirements
Number of Faculty Members: 7 full-time; 9 part-time; 4 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: MS/Certificate or PhD/Certificate
Prerequisites: DDS/DMD (or equivalent), National Dental Board Exam, TOEFL or IELTS (foreign applicants), GRE (PhD only), 3 letters of recommendation, class rank
Tuition per year: Ohio residents $10,008; non-Ohio residents $26,612
Instruments & Equipment: Instruments $4,200; books $800; digital clinical camera $2,000; laptop computer
Salary and/or Stipend: $10,500/year
First Year Enrollment: 4
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:10
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: pathology 30; implants 120/45; nitrous oxide 20/20; IV sedation 20/20
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 26/week
Type of Implant System Taught: Straumann, Zimmer
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: 50-80 cases/80-150 implants
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 16%
Percent of Time spent in research: 28%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 48%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 8%
Clinical Setting: Dental school clinics, Hospital Dental Clinic
Associated Hospitals: Children's Hospital
On-Call Arrangements: approximately 1 week/quarter
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): 160
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: 35
Research Requirements: Completed MS or PhD Thesis
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: GPR, endodontics, OMS, oral pathology, prosthodontics, orthodontics, pediatric dentistry

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