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University of Minnesota / Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - (4 years)



  1. Program Contact Information ↑ 

      Program Contact:

        Program Director   Dr. Robert Nadeau 

        University of Minnesota School of Dentistry 

        Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences-Oral Surgery 

        7-174 Moos Tower 515 Delaware St., SE 

        Minneapolis, Minnesota  55455 

        Phone (Work): 612-303-2233 

        Email: nade0016@umn.edu 

        State Program located in: Minnesota 


        Residency Program Coordinator  Chelsey Favretto 

        University of Minnesota School of Dentistry 

        515 Delaware Street SE 

        7-174 Moos Tower 

        MPLS, Minnesota  55455 

        Email: gera0089@umn.edu 

        State Program located in: Minnesota 


      Website:


      Program Deadline ↑ 

      ADEA PASS Application and Transcript Deadline: September 1


      Program Information ↑ 

        What date will your program start on? 07/01

        Length of Program:  48 months

        Program Number: OMS241

        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: Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

        Does your program participate in MATCH? Yes

        Estimated number of available positions for current application cycle: 4

        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)?:  Yes

        If available, please provide the web address for additional information:  Please see the University of Minnesota Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery website for more information on externships and how to apply.


      Program Description ↑ 

       

      Goals of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Training Program

      • To train individuals within an ethical and service-based framework to be thoroughly competent in all phases of the specialty of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
      • To provide opportunities to interface and collaborate with our dental and medical colleagues both locally and abroad.
      • To provide experience in research to allow a better appreciation for the scientific bases of the specialty and biomedical sciences.
       

      A graduate of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Training Program at the University of Minnesota is well trained in the full-scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery.

      The training program is a full-time 48 month program. The program includes didactic courses and clinical exposure to topics related to the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery. The course of study is organized to allow the student to work closely with the full and part-time faculty at the primary and affiliate hospitals. The resident will acquire the skills necessary to assume positions of increasing responsibility in the medical and surgical care of the OMS patient.


      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: No

        Must submit Dental Admissions Test (DAT) score: No

        Must submit official NBDE results to ADEA PASS: Yes

        Must submit official INBDE results to ADEA PASS: Yes

        Must submit a National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) Comprehensive Basic Science Examination (CBSE) score. (OMS only): Yes

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

        Must contact program for additional requirements: Yes

        Must visit program website for additional requirements: Yes

        Additional Information: 

        Upload offical copies of diploma, transcripts, CV/Resume, NBDE, and 2x2 photo to the PASS site. The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Program requires a CBSE score of 175 (60 in old system) or higher to qualify for an Interview. 


        Program Supplemental Requirements

        Must submit supplemental application to the program: No

        Must submit supplemental application processing fee to the program: Yes

        Domestic Applicants:  $

        International Applicants: 

        Other (Please explain)  $ $35.00 Processing Fee

        Additional Information:  $

        To pay online (preferred): https://sod-umn.nbsstore.net

        or

        Send the processing fee in the form of a check or money order made out to the University of Minnesota with a quick cover letter that includes your name and application ID number. 

        Address: 

        Division of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: 
        Malcolm Moos Health Sciences Tower
        Room 7-174
        515 Delaware St. SE
        Minneapolis, MN 55455-0357

         


        Additional Information

        The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Program requires a CBSE score of 175 (60 in old scoring system) or higher to qualify for an Interview. 

        Interview schedule for the current application cycle: 

        Tenative date of November 18th, 2021

      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: 

        If you are a fourth year and have not taken your NBDE Part 2 Examination before the program deadline we will need a letter from your dental school verifying you are in good standings to take the Part II examination.

        The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Program requires a CBSE score of 175 (60 in old scoring system) or higher to qualify for an Interview. 


        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: No

        Must have a U.S. dental license: Yes

        Must be eligible for state dental license: Yes

        Must have a valid state dental license: Yes

        Must be a graduate of: 

        Applicants without U.S. Dental Degrees: 

        Eligible Citizenship Types: 




        Additional Information: 

        Currently this progam only sponsors TN or F1 Visas. Applicants must have graduated from a CODA accredited

        dental school located in US or Canada. 


        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: 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: 

        The U of MN Program currently does not accept foreign trained dentists or specialists for admission to the advanced training program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Those eligible must have completed a CODA accredited dental school in the US or Canada.