Pediatric Dentistry - Curriculum
Courses, lectures seminars, intra-hospital department rotations, clinical rounds and conferences comprise the didactic aspects of the program. Hospital rotations in Pediatric Medicine, Anesthesia and the Emergency Department serve to integrate the Pediatric Dental resident into the hospital mainstream.
Full time coverage of clinical activity is provided through Board-eligible and Board- certified pediatric dentists. Consultants in other specialties are available to guide residents in a multidisciplinary approach to pediatric dental care.
Didactic training includes lectures on pediatric dentistry, growth and development, orthodontics, prevention, sedation techniques, radiology, oral pathology, bio-statistics, special patient care and pharmacology. Journal Club and Literature Review, and Treatment Planning Seminar supplement the didactic program.