Marquette University School of Dentistry

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address: Marquette University School of Dentistry
Attn: Dr. Vrisiis Kofina
1801 W. Wisconsin Ave.
PO Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Chair Arndt Guentsch, DMD, PhD
Postdoctoral Director Vrisiis Kofina, DDS, MS
Predoctoral Director Swati Y. Rawal, BDS, MDS, MS
Dean William K. Lobb, DDS, MS, MPH
Marquette University participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program for Periodontics
Application Deadline: August 1
Application Fee: $50
Program Start Date: June 1st
Accreditation Status: A - Approval without Reporting requirements
Number of Faculty Members: 5 full time, 7 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: MS, Certificate
Prerequisites: National Board Exam, TOEFL, Dental Degree, Letters of Recommedation
Tuition per year: Approx. $41,500
Cost of Instruments & Equipment: Aproximately $3000 (laptop, camera, books)
Salary and/or Stipend: Approx. $1,000/week or on-call service
First Year Enrollment: 2
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: TBD
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: Biomedical Core (100 hours) , Nitrous Oxide/IV Sedation (150 hours), Literature Review (150 hours), Seminars (75 hours), Hospital Rotation (4 weeks)
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 24/week
Type of Implant System Taught: Straumann, Astra Tech, Nobel Biocare
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: anticipate 65-85
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 20%
Percent of Time spent in research: 8%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 65%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: 5%
Clinical Setting: Dental school
Associated Hospitals: Aurora Hospital Network
On-Call Arrangements: Minimal, rotation
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): 150
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: 50
Research Requirements: Master of Science Degree
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: Orthodontics, Endodontics, Prothodontics, AEGD

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