Temple University

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistryy
3223 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Chair and Predoctoral Director Susan Chialastri, DMD, MS
Postdoctoral Director Merriam Seyedain, DMD
Dean Amid Ismail, DDS, BSC
Website: dentistry.temple.edu/departments/periodontology-and-oral-implantology/graduate-program
Temple University participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program for Periodontics
Application Deadline: October 1
Application Fee: $75 (domestic), $100(international)
Start Date: July 1
Accreditation Status: A - Approval Without Reporting Requirements
Number of Faculty Members: 11 full-time, 28 part-time
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: M.S., certificate in perio
Prerequisites: DDS or DMD
Tuition per year: In State: $60,000; Out of State:65,000
Instruments & Equipment: $6,500 (first year)
Salary and/or Stipend: None
First Year Enrollment: 4
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:20
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: See program on www.temple.edu website
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 50%
Type of Implant System Taught: Zimmer, Nobelbiocare, BioHorizons, Straumann
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: 50-75
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 40%-50%
Percent of Time spent in research: 10%-20%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 40%-50%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 10%
Clinical Setting: Dental School, Hospital
Associated Hospitals: Temple Episcopal Hospital
On-Call Arrangements: TBD
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): 75-100
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: 50
Research Requirements: M.S. degree
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: Ortho,Endo, AEGD

DISCLAIMER: The American Academy of Periodontology provides online Periodontal Program Information as a resource for dental students and periodontal residents. Individual periodontal programs are responsible for ensuring the accuracy, completeness and timeliness of the information placed on these pages.

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