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.

The list below links to general information, program profiles and fellowship opportunities (if available) for each residency program. Please let us know if any information is incorrect or missing.

 

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Case School of Dental Medicine

Residency in Pediatric Dentistry
Case School of Dental Medicine
10900 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

Program Length and Number of Positions

2 year program, 4 positions each year

Program Type

Residency

Application

Applications are processed through PASS

Description

Curriculum

Program Stipend and Tuition

Stipend: $43,733 per year, subject to change
Tuition: $3006 per year, subject to change

Facilities

Case School of Dental Medicine
Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital

Admission Requirements

• Admission requires the D.M.D. or equivalent degree from an accredited institution.
• A "B" average or ranking in the upper third of the graduating class and National Dental Board Exam scores of 85 or higher are expected.
• Only those application packets that are complete and received by the deadline are forwarded to the program director for consideration.

Program Strengths

Program Faculty

Dr. Gerald Ferretti



School Profile

Program Type:
Program Director:
Program Faculty: 5 Full-Time
4 Part-Time
2 Board Certified
Program Length: 24 Total Months
July 1 Start Date
Program Accreditation:
State Licensure:
Number of Entering Positions: 4
Tuition In-State: 3,006 Subject to Change First Year
3,006 Subject to Change Second Year
Tuition Out-Of-State:
Salary/Stipend: 43,733 Subject to Change First Year
43,733 Subject to Change Second Year
Application: 50 Fee
Nov 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:
No
Non-US citizens from foreign
dental schools considered:
No
Acceptance Applicant Ratio:
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
Didactic Experience: Seminars
Literature Review
Courses
Case Conferences
Research Requirement:
Teaching Experience: 1 Clinic day per week in the second year Clinic Half-Days
Facilities: 6 Chair/Operatories
2 Clinic Receptionist
4 Dental Assistants
2 Dental Hygienists