Bench Testing Preparatory Course
in Restorative Dentistry
for International Dentists

Want to be better prepared for the Fixed, Removable, and Operative portions of the psychomotor testing that is required by most United States and Canadian dental schools as part of their admissions process?

This 40-hour course presents an extensive review of the Fixed, Removable and Operative psychomotor skills required for International Applicants as part of the admissions process at U.S. and Canadian dental schools.  The course will include didactic and laboratory hands-on sessions with participants working with the Department of Restorative Dentistry faculty on preclinical exercises.  Enrollment will be limited to twelve foreign dental school graduates.

This course is not a prerequisite for and does not guarantee admission into any dental school program.

    • Operative Dentistry (manikin exercises.)
    • Amalgam and composite preparations and restorations consistent with state dental licensing examinations and the Northeast Regional Board Examination.
    • Fixed Prosthodontics (manikin exercises.)
    • Perform a preparation and fabricate a temporary restoration on a posterior tooth for a porcelain fused to metal full crown.
    • Perform a preparation and fabricate a temporary restoration on an anterior tooth for a full ceramic crown.
    • Perform preparations and fabricate a temporary restoration for a 3 unit bridge.
    • Removable Prosthodontics.
    • Analyze and survey diagnostic models.
    • Design removable partial denture prostheses appropriate for various edentulous configurations.

Tuition includes all supplies and a reference CD.
Participants are to bring a laptop computer with them each day.

Department of Restorative Dentistry

JEFFREY C. LINFANTE, DMD - Course Director
Clinical Assistant Professor

HENRY MARDER, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor

MOHAMED KAMEL, DMD, Assistant Professor

JOSEPH BATTAGLIA, DMD, Clinical Associate Professor

LOUIS DiPEDE, DMD, FAPC, Assistant Professor

Limited Enrollment
Monday to Friday, July 23 to 27, 2018
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily
Rutgers School of Dental Medicine
$5,895 for All Registrants
Reserve a space now with a deposit of $2,947.50
Balance of Tuition will be due by 7/1/18.
Course code:

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Cancellation Policy:
Refunds, less a $500 cancellation fee, will be granted if cancellation notice is received in writing no later than 10 business days prior to the start date of the program. No refund of any fees will be made after this date.