Residency Program

The two-year pediatric dentistry residency program, started after graduation from dental school, immerses dentists in scientific study and clinical experience. The trainee learns advanced diagnostic and surgical procedures, along with child psychology and clinical management, oral pathology, child-related pharmacology, radiology, child development, management of oral/facial trauma, care for patients with special needs, conscious sedation and general anesthesia.

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New York University

Advanced Education Programs in Pediatric Dentistry
New York University College of Dentistry
Department of Pediatric Dentistry
345 East 24th Street, 9W
New York, New York 10010
Phone: (212) 998-9435
Fax: (212) 995-4364
Email: yz36@nyu.edu

Program Length and Number of Positions

This is a 24-month program beginning July 1st. 12 positions are available each year.

Program Type

University and hospital-based certificate program

Application

The program participates in the PASS application system and the MATCH placement process. A personal interview is offered to qualified applicants and is required for consideration for admission. See the PASS website for deadline and other related information.

Description

See program's website for more information:
https://dental.nyu.edu/academicprograms/advanced-education-programs/pediatric-dentistry.html

Curriculum

https://dental.nyu.edu/academicprograms/advanced-education-programs/pediatric-dentistry.html

Program Stipend and Tuition

See program's website for more information:
https://dental.nyu.edu/academicprograms/advanced-education-programs/tuition.html

Facilities

• New York University College of Dentistry
• New York University Langone Health
• Bellevue Hospital Center
• NYU Langone Hospital Brooklyn
• Rose F. Kennedy University Center

Admission Requirements

Applicants must fulfill the following requirements to be considered for admission:

• D.D.S. or D.M.D. from a U.S. or Canadian-accredited dental school
• Participation in PASS and MATCH (please see PASS website for current requirements)
• Personal interview

Program Strengths

• A wide range of clinical, didactic and research experience
• Extensive hospital-based training
• Opportunities to interact with and treat diverse populations in an urban setting
• Opportunities to address pediatric and public health concerns during community-based outreach
• A full range of faculty with diverse backgrounds and training
• Flexibility built into the program to allow for independent studies

Program Faculty

Full-Time Faculty
Amr Moursi, D.D.S., Ph.D., Professor / Chairman*
Courtney H. Chinn, D.D.S., M.P.H., Clinical Associate Professor / Program Director*
Rose Amable, D.D.S., Clinical Assistant Professor*
Alexis Cohen, D.D.S., Clinical Assistant Professor*
Lauren Feldman, D.M.D., Clinical Assistant Professor*
Jill B. Fernandez, R.D.H., M.P.H Clinical Associate Professor
Michelle Goldstein, D.M.D., Clinical Assistant Professor*
Ronald Kosinski, D.M.D., Clinical Associate Professor*
Ramin Kashani, D.D.S., Clinical Assistant Professor*
Linda R. Rosenberg, D.D.S., Associate Professor*
Dena Sapanaro, D.D.S., Clinical Assistant Professor*
Amy Truesdale, D.D.S., Clinical Assistant Professor*

*Board certified



School Profile

Program Type: Combined
Hospital-based
University-based
Program Director: Full-Time
Board Certified
Program Faculty: 12 Full-Time
Program Length: 24 Total Months
July 1 Start Date
Program Accreditation: Approved
State Licensure:
Number of Entering Positions: 2
Tuition In-State: Please see program stipend and tuition information First Year
Please see program stipend and tuition information Second Year
Tuition Out-Of-State:
Salary/Stipend: Please see program stipend and tuition information First Year
Please see program stipend and tuition information Second Year
Application: No Fee
9/15 Deadline
Participant in National
Matching Service:
Yes
Participant in PASS: Yes
Only US citizens from ADA
accredited dental schools
considered:
Yes
US citizens from foreign dental
schools considered:
No
Non-US citizens from ADA
accredited dental schools
considered:
Yes
Non-US citizens from foreign
dental schools considered:
No
Acceptance Applicant Ratio: 1:10
Clinic Experience: Orthodontics
Conscious Sedation
Hospital Rotations
General Anesthesia
Emergency Call
Operating Room
Oral Surgery
Infant Oral Health
Medically Compromised
Mentally Disabled
Craniofacial Disorders
Physically Disabled
Outreach
Special Health Care Needs
Behavior Guidance
Didactic Experience: Seminars
Literature Review
Courses
Case Conferences
Lectures
Research Requirement: Thesis
Data Collection Project
Case Report
Teaching Experience: Yes Clinic Half-Days
Yes Lecture/Presentations
Facilities: NYU Dentistry(10) Bellevue(8) Chair/Operatories
NYUCD(5) Bellevue(2) Clinic Receptionist
NYUCD(6) Bellevue(6) Dental Assistants
Bellevue(2) Dental Hygienists