University of Toronto

Application and curriculum information about this dental school's postdoctoral program in periodontics.
Address: 124 Edward Street
Toronto, Ontario M5G 1G6
Chair  Vanessa C. Mendes, DDS, FRCD(C)
Postdoctoral Director Vanessa C. Mendes, DDS, FRCD(C)
Predoctoral Director Ryan Schure, DDS, MSc, FRCD(C)
Dean Daniel Haas, BSc, DDS, BScD, PhD, FRCD(C)
Application Deadline: June1
Application Fee: $250
Start Date: July 2
Accreditation Status: n/a
Number of Faculty Members: 5 Full-time, 4 Half-time, 15 Part-time
Accept students not trained in a US or Canadian dental school?: Yes
Length of Program in months: 36
State License Required: Yes
Degrees/Certificates Offered: MSc, PhD
Prerequisites: Dental degree
Tuition per year: $23,082 (domestic), $47,831 (international)
Instruments & Equipment: $1,959
Salary and/or Stipend: None
First Year Enrollment: Up to 4
Ratio of Acceptances to Applicants: 1:7
Specific Training and Duration of each in hours: Completion of 20 IV sedation cases
Hours spent in Clinical patient treatment: 2,352 over 3 years
Type of Implant System Taught: Nobel, Straumann, Biomet 3i, Astra
Number of Implant Cases Completed per Residency: 60
Percent of Time spent in courses/lectures/seminars: 15%
Percent of Time spent in research: 35%
Percent of Time spent in clinical: 50%
Percent of Time spent in teaching: n/a
Clinical Setting: Hospital (20%); dental school (80%)
Associated Hospitals: Mount Sinai Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital
On-Call Arrangements: Mount Sinai Hospital
Average Number of Surgical Procedures per residency (excluding implants): 110 per year
Average Number of Cases completed per residency: 175
Research Requirements: oral defense of written research thesis; paper suitable for publication
Residency Programs available in other Dental Specialties: all other specialties

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