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
414-288-6089
arndt.guentsch@marquette.edu
Postdoctoral Director Vrisiis Kofina, DDS, MS
414-288-6521
vrisiis.kofina@marquette.edu
Predoctoral Director Swati Y. Rawal, BDS, MDS, MS
414-288-3678
swati.rawal@marquette.edu
Dean William K. Lobb, DDS, MS, MPH
414-288-7485
william.lobb@marquette.edu
Website: www.marquette.edu/grad/Periodontics.shtml
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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