Roudebush VA Medical Center - Indianapolis

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address 1481 West Tenth Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Chair Leslie H Brooks, DDS
Postdoctoral Director Clark T. Barco, DDS, MS
Website: n/a
VA Medical Center - Indianapolis participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program for Periodontics.
Application Deadline: August 1
Application Fee: n/a
Start Date: July 1
Accreditation Status: A - Approval Without Reporting Requirements
Number of Faculty Members: 2 full-time; 1 part-time (2 are board-certified)
Accept students not trained in a US or Canadian dental school?: no
Length of Program in months: 36
State License Required: yes
Degrees/Certificates Offered: Certificate from VA and MSD from Indiana University
Prerequisites: US or Canadian dental degree, 3 letters of recommendation, significant clinical or academic achievement
Tuition per year: Indiana University tuition
Instruments & Equipment: n/a
Salary and/or Stipend: $40,000 +
First Year Enrollment: n/a
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:10
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: Pathology 176; Sedation 150; Literature reviews 350
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: n/a
Type of Implant System Taught: Astra, Straumann, Replace
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: 100+
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 40%
Percent of Time spent in research: 5%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 50%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 5%
Clinical Setting: Full-time VA hospital
Associated Hospitals: Riley Children's Hospital
On-Call Arrangements: Rotates among 8 residents
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): n/a
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: n/a
Research Requirements: Research for MSD
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: VA: GPR, Endodontics  IUSD: Prosthodontics, Orthodontics

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