Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program
Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center
760 Broadway, 2C319
Brooklyn, New York 11206
Program Length and Number of Positions
This is a 24-month program beginning July 1 of each year. Three (3) positions per year are available.
The application deadline is October of the year preceding matriculation. The program participates in both the Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS) and the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program. Applicants to this program must apply through PASS and the National Matching Service.
Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program is a two year hospital-based program which combines advanced clinical and didactic instruction in pediatric dentistry. Hospital rotations include Pediatric Medicine (Inpatient and Ambulatory), Anesthesia, and Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Residents will have the opportunity to provide comprehensive care to a large, diverse patient population including healthy children as well as special needs children and adults.
The clinical curriculum includes clinical practice in comprehensive pediatric dentistry, behavior management, care for special needs patients, preventive and interceptive orthodontics, trauma management, and advanced treatment modalities including nitrous oxide/oxygen analgesia, conscious sedation, and general anesthesia.
The didactic curriculum complements the clinical curriculum with a variety of courses, lectures, literature review sessions, and seminars.
Program Stipend and Tuition
First year stipend is $61,670.32. Second year stipend is $64,220.69. Tuition is waived.
All clinical education including rotations are conducted on-site at Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center.
- Diverse patient population
- Brand new, state of the art pediatric dentistry facility
- Most advanced equipment & technology including: soft and hard tissue laser dentistry; anterior and posterior zirconia crowns; complete digital dentistry; digital impressions and radiography
- dedicated and caring attendings and staff
- omprehensive clinical and didactic curriculum
Sumitra S. Golikeri *
Jessica Barzideh *
|Program Faculty:||3 Part-Time
3 Board Certified
|Program Length:||24 Total Months
July 1 Start Date
|Number of Entering Positions:||3|
|Salary/Stipend:||$61670.32 First Year
$64,220.69 Second Year
|Application:||October of preceding year Deadline|
|Participant in National
|Participant in PASS:||Yes|
|Only US citizens from ADA
accredited dental schools
|US citizens from foreign dental
|Non-US citizens from ADA
accredited dental schools
|Non-US citizens from foreign
dental schools considered:
|Acceptance Applicant Ratio:|
Infant Oral Health
Minimal and Moderate Sedations
Special Health Care Needs
|Research Requirement:||Data Collection Project|
|Teaching Experience:||Yes Clinic Half-Days
3 Clinic Receptionist
3 Dental Assistants
0 Dental Hygienists