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The Mount Sinai Hospital / General Practice Residency (12 months)

For photo submission, please email Residency Coordinator For additional questions, please email Program Director  

  1. Program Contact Information ↑ 

      Program Contact:

        Dr.  William Kreifels 

        The Mount Sinai Hospital 

        Dept. of Dentistry 

        1 Gustave L. Levy Place 

        Box 1187 

        New York, New York  10029 

        Phone (Work): 212-241-7488 


        State Program located in: New York 


      Program Deadline ↑ 

      ADEA PASS Application and Transcript Deadline: November 1

      Program Information ↑ 

        What date will your program start on? 07/01

        Length of Program:  12 (optional 24) months

        Program Number: GPR609

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

        Does your program offer any graduate degrees or certificates? Yes

          If Yes, please list Graduate degrees or certificates offered: Certificate of Completion

        Does your program participate in MATCH? Yes

        Estimated number of available positions for current application cycle: 15

        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 Mount Sinai Hospital is one of the oldest, largest, most prestigious voluntary hospitals in the United States. The Hospital has approximately 1200 inpatient beds, and its five hundred residents and fellows representing 37 specialties treat over 40,000 inpatients yearly. There are approximately 285,000 outpatient visits per year, of which about 20,000 are to the Department of Dentistry.  Dental care is provided at the main hospital and in our new, state of the art Ambulatory Care Center.  At the main hospital inpatient, emergency room and oral surgery services are provided.  There are 5 treatment rooms with radiography and a CT scan.  The outpatient ambulatory care center located at 119th Street and Madison Avenue has 14 operatories, each equipped with digital radiography.  The department is fully integrated with the hospital, including electronic medical records.  The department has the latest equipment for instrumentation in implantology, laser surgery, endodontics and periodontal surgery.  The resident has access to the extensive Gustave L. and Janet W. Levy Library of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.  In addition the resident can take advantage of the wealth of lectures, clinics and diagnostic and research laboratories and equipment located throughout the medical center.  There are ample opportunities for clinical as well as basic science research.  

      Mount Sinai offers a comprehensive one year residency program in general dentistry.  The program is fully accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association.


      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: 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: Yes

        Must contact program for additional requirements: No

        Must visit program website for additional requirements: Yes

        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: 

        Novemeber 8,9,15 and 16. Potential additional dates.

      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: 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: Yes

        Must have a valid state dental license: No

        Must be a graduate of: 

        Applicants without U.S. Dental Degrees: 

        Eligible Citizenship Types: 

        Additional Information: 

        Only accepting graduates from accredited US and Canadian dental schools.

        Additional Requirements for International Applicants

        Will accept foreign citizens (not including Canada): Not Applicable

        Must be proficient in the English language: Not Applicable

        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: Not Applicable

        Additional Information: