About Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at University of Pittsburgh
The curriculum reflects this mission and provides residents with the necessary knowledge and experience to enter the specialty well prepared for practice. The curriculum is based upon a solid foundation of scientific principles and methods that residents may use as a rational framework for understanding treatment and evaluating future changes in the specialty. The application of basic and clinical scientific knowledge to the practice of orthodontics is the fundamental tenet of the curriculum.
Successful completion of the program leads to a certificate in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, and enables graduates to participate in the American Board of Orthodontics certifying examination. Students may also pursue a course of study leading to a Master of Dental Science degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.
- basic sciences
- craniofacial biology
- clinical sciences
- orthodontic techniques
- clinical orthodontics
- 12 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applicants must apply through the Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS) and register for the Dental Match. Four residents are accepted each year, and all positions are awarded through the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program in the Phase I (fall) match.
International68414 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 68414 USD per year during 12 months.
National68414 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 68414 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State55794 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 55794 USD per year during 12 months.
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