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University of Rochester Eastman Institute for Oral Health / General Practice Residency (12 months)



  1. Program Contact Information ↑ 

      Program Contact:

        Dr.  Maricelle Abayon 

        University of Rochester 

        Eastman Institute for Oral Health 

        625 Elmwood Avenue 

        Box 683 

        Rochester, New York  14620 

        Phone (Work): 585-275-8315 

        Email: EIOHadmissionsoffice@urmc.rochester.edu 

        State Program located in: New York 


      Website:


      Program Deadline ↑ 

      ADEA PASS Application and Transcript Deadline: October 15


      Program Information ↑ 

        What date will your program start on? 06/23

        Length of Program:  12 months

        Program Number: GPR628

        Is your program located in an academic institution or clinical institution? Academic

        Does your program offer any graduate degrees or certificates? Yes

          If Yes, please list Graduate degrees or certificates offered: General Practice Residency (GPR) Certificate. Master of Science in Dental Sciences https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/dentistry/education/masters.aspx Other graduate degrees offered through the University of Rochester. https://www.rochester.edu/gradstudies/

        Does your program participate in MATCH? Yes

        Estimated number of available positions for current application cycle: 11

        Does your program accept predoctoral students as externs (typically described as 1-2 weeks of voluntary, full-time, primarily observational experiences without formal educational objectives or affiliation)?:  No


      Program Description ↑ 

      University of Rochester Medical Center

      Eastman Institute for Oral Health

      General Practice Residency Program

      https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/Dentistry/education/residency.aspx 

      Accreditation Status

      Approved without Reporting Requirements

      Number of Faculty Members

      14 full-time, 6 part-time

      Accept students no trained in a US or Canadian dental school?

      Yes, but applicants have to have completed an advanced standing program at a CODA-accredited dental school in US/Canada, or the 2-year AEGD program at EIOH

      State License Required

      No

      Degree/Certificates Offered

      Certificate in General Practice Residency

      Prerequisites

      DDS/DMD degree from an accredited dental school in US/Canada

      If completing an Advanced Standing program from an accredited dental school in US/Canada, or the 2-year AEGD program at EIOH:

      1.  Not less than 60 semester hours of pre-professional education (college-level, after high school), including courses in general chemistry, organic chemistry, biology/zoology, and physics and,

      2.  At least four academic years of dental education satisfactory to the NYSED culminating in a degree, diploma, or certificate in dentistry recognized by the appropriate civil authority in which the school is located as acceptable entry into practice in the country which the school is located

      Tuition per year

      $0 tuition

      $1,800.00 adminitrative and IT fee annually

      $100.00 ISO fee for residents who need F1-visa sponsorships

      Application fee

      Paid directly to ADEA PASS

      Instruments and Equipment

      Laptop computer to do coursework, presentations, and other didactic requirements

      Dental camera

      Dental loupes with or without headlight

      Semi-adjustable articulator (optional)

      Salary and/or Stipend

      Yes, as determined by Graduate Medical Educationper year

      Class size

      11

      Ratio of Acceptance to Applicants

      1:5

      Specific Training and Duration of Each in Hours

      Comprehensive Care:  Downtown Clinic 480-800 hours

      Comprehensive Care:  Specialty Care Clinic – 480-640 hours

      Hospital Dentistry – 200-240 hours

      Urgent Care – 160-240 hours

      Operating Room – 48 hours

      Oral Surgery – 80 hours

      Oral Medicine – 16 hours

      Anesthesia- 80 hours

      Emergency Medicine – 80 hours

      Hours spent in Clinical Patient Care

      ~32 hours per week

      Type of Implant System Taught

      Straumann, Biomet 3i

      Number of Comprehensive Care Cases Completed

       

      Minimum requirements for Graduation

      4 quadrants of periodontal surgery

      1 implant placement

      1 implant restoration

      5 completed endodontic cases 

      5 full coverage restorations

      Percent of Time in Lectures/Seminars

      20%

      Percent of Time in research

      Optional

      Percent of Time in clinical care

      80%

      Percent of Time spent in teaching

      N/A

      Clinical Setting

      Eastman Dental Downtown Clinic

      Eastman Institute for Oral Health

      Strong Memorial Hospital

      Associated Hospitals

      Strong Memorial Hospital

      Highland Hospital

      On-call Arrangements

      1 resident on-call during the day

      1 resident on-call at night

      1 resident on-call daily for weekends/holidays

      Research Requirements

      None (research opportunities available)

       


      Program Requirements Part I ↑ 


        Program Specific Requirements

        ADA ADAT Scores are Required: No

        ADA ADAT Scores are Accepted but Not Required: Yes

        Must upload unofficial undergraduate transcripts to the ADEA PASS application: Yes

        Must submit Dental School transcripts to the program (in addition to ADEA PASS): No

        Must report GRE scores in the ADEA PASS application: No

        Must submit original GRE scores to the program: No

        Must upload a CV/Resume to the ADEA PASS application: Yes

        Must submit a photocopy or a notarized copy of your dental school diploma to the program: Yes

        Must submit Dental Admissions Test (DAT) score: No

        Must submit official NBDE results to ADEA PASS: No

        Must submit official INBDE results to ADEA PASS: 

        Must submit a National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) Comprehensive Basic Science Examination (CBSE) score. (OMS only): No

        Must submit a 2" x 2" photo to the program: Yes

        Must contact program for additional requirements: No

        Must visit program website for additional requirements: No

        Additional Information: 


        Program Supplemental Requirements

        Must submit supplemental application to the program: No

        Must submit supplemental application processing fee to the program: No

        Domestic Applicants:  $ 0.00

        International Applicants: 0.00

        Other (Please explain)  $ 0.00

        Additional Information:  $

        To be eligible to apply for the GPR program via PASS you MUST have graduated from a CODA approved dental school in the US and/or Canada. 

        To apply for a postdoctoral dental training program for foreign-trained dentists, please visit our Educational Website: https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/dentistry/education.aspx


        Additional Information

        To be eligible to apply for the GPR program via PASS you MUST have graduated from a CODA approved dental school in the US and/or Canada. 

        To apply for a postdoctoral dental training program for foreign-trained dentists, please visit our Educational Website: https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/dentistry/education.aspx

        Interview schedule for the current application cycle: 

      Program Requirements Part II ↑ 

        General Requirements

        Must have passed Part 1, National Dental Board Examination: Yes

        Must have passed Part 2, National Dental Board Examination: No

        Must have earned a D.M.D./D.D.S. degree, or equivalent: Yes

        Must have completed a one-year residency program: No

        Additional Information: 


        Background

        Must be a U.S. Citizen: No

        Can be a permanent resident?: Yes

        Permanent residents must show proof of residency: Yes

        Will accept Canadian citizens: Yes

        Must have a limited permit: Yes

        Must have a U.S. dental license: No

        Must be eligible for state dental license: No

        Must have a valid state dental license: No

        Must be a graduate of: 

        Applicants without U.S. Dental Degrees: May be Considered

        Eligible Citizenship Types: 
        US citizen, US permanent resident
        US/ Canadian citizen, US/ Canadian permanent resident
        Non-US citizen/resident (no sponsorship)
        Other - Contact the program
        Non-US citizen/resident (need sponsorship)

        Additional Information: 

        To be eligible to apply for the GPR program via PASS you MUST have graduated from a CODA approved dental school in the US and/or Canada. 

        To apply for a postdoctoral dental training program for foreign-trained dentists, please visit our Educational Website: 

        https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/dentistry/education.aspx

         


        Additional Requirements for International Applicants

        Will accept foreign citizens (not including Canada): Yes

        Must be proficient in the English language: Yes

        Must report TOEFL score on ADEA PASS application: Yes

        Must submit original TOEFL score report to program: Yes

        Must have foreign transcripts evaluated: Yes

        Must have foreign transcripts submitted to the program: Yes

        May be considered if graduated from non-ADA accredited dental school: No

        Additional Information: 

        Foreign dental school transcripts must be evaluated by WES ICAP and MUST be course-by-course. ECE is not accepted. 

        To be eligible to apply for the GPR program via PASS you MUST have graduated from a CODA approved dental school in the US and/or Canada.

        To apply for a postdoctoral dental training program for foreign-trained dentists, please visit our Educational Website: https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/dentistry/education.aspx