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Northwell Health General Practice Residency / General Practice Residency (12 months)  

  1. Program Contact Information ↑ 

      Program Contact:

        Dr.  Jacqueline Sobota 

        Northwell Health/North Shore University Hospital 

        North Shore University Hospital 

        Department of Dental Medicine 

        400 Community Dr.  

        Manhasset, New York  11030-3876 

        Phone (Work): 516-562-2538 


        State Program located in: New York 

        GME Training Program Administrator  Staci N. Hill 

        Northwell Health/North Shore University Hospital 

        Department of Dental Medicine 

        400 Community Drive 

        Room 409 

        Manhasset, New York  11030 

        Phone (Work): 516-562-2296 


        State Program located in: New York 


      Program Deadline ↑ 

      ADEA PASS Application and Transcript Deadline: October 15

      Program Information ↑ 

        What date will your program start on? 07/01

        Length of Program:  12 months

        Program Number: GPR612

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

        Does your program offer any graduate degrees or certificates? No

          If Yes, please list Graduate degrees or certificates offered: 

        Does your program participate in MATCH? Yes

        Estimated number of available positions for current application cycle: 16

        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 ↑ 

      The Department of Dental Medicine at North Shore University Hospital offers a one-year program in General Dentistry which provides a comprehensive clinical and educational experience in every area of dentistry.  Residents fufill their clinical expereince at two sites; North Shore Univeristy Hospital or Long Island Jewsih Medical Center. Residents are given an opportunity to apply for an optional more advanced second year where they may serve as Chief Resident in General Dentistry.   Granted full approval by the Council on Dental Education of the American Dental Association, the program is designed to provide residents with a progressive and exciting learning experience within the hospital setting, drawing upon all of the resources of our sophisticated medical center as well as the entire Northwell Health System, one of the largest clinical medical programs in the country with over 1200 residents and fellows and 90 graduate training programs.  A total of sixteen first year resident positions are offered annually.  There are five second year positions as either chief residents or fellows.The department also sponsors a two year program in Implant Dentistry, which commences as part of the second year of the program and extends to a part time third year.  Two individuals are accepted annually.  More information can be found on our website.

      Program Requirements Part I ↑ 

        Program Specific Requirements

        ADA ADAT Scores are Required: No

        ADA ADAT Scores are Accepted but Not Required: No

        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: No

        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: No

        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: No

        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:  $

        International Applicants: 

        Other (Please explain)  $

        Additional Information:  $

        Additional Information

        Interview schedule for the current application cycle: 

        First week of December

      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: Yes

        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: 


        Must be a U.S. Citizen: Yes

        Can be a permanent resident?: Yes

        Permanent residents must show proof of residency: Yes

        Will accept Canadian citizens: No

        Must have a limited permit: Yes

        Must have a U.S. dental license: No

        Must be eligible for state dental license: Yes

        Must have a valid state dental license: No

        Must be a graduate of: 

        Applicants without U.S. Dental Degrees: Will Not be Considered

        Eligible Citizenship Types: 
        US citizen, US permanent resident

        Additional Information: 

        Additional Requirements for International Applicants

        Will accept foreign citizens (not including Canada): No

        Must be proficient in the English language: Yes

        Must report TOEFL score on ADEA PASS application: Not Applicable

        Must submit original TOEFL score report to program: Not Applicable

        Must have foreign transcripts evaluated: Not Applicable

        Must have foreign transcripts submitted to the program: Not Applicable

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

        Additional Information: