Diagnostic Sciences Postdoctoral Programs

General Practice Residency

This residency is an intensive one-year program dedicated to advanced training in general and hospital-based dentistry for dental school graduates. It is designed to provide the general dentist with advanced knowledge and skills that will enable him/her to proficiently perform comprehensive care on a wide range of patient populations and settings. More

Infectious Disease Fellowship

The fellowship provides advanced training in infectious diseases, general dentistry and dental management of the medically complex patient. More

Oral Medicine Fellowship

This program is specifically designed for the dentist who wishes to gain a scientific background and additional training in the practice of oral medicine. The educational program will focus on all aspects of Oral Medicine including the diagnosis, and primarily non-surgical treatment of local and systemic diseases of the oral cavity, including the mucosa, salivary glands, and the surrounding structures. Also included is comprehensive oral health care services for medically complex patients.  This is an 11-month program.  More

Oral Medicine Preceptorship

This program is specifically designed for the dentist who wishes to gain a scientific background and additional training in the practice of oral medicine. The educational program will focus on all aspects of Oral Medicine including the diagnosis, and primarily non-surgical treatment of diseases of the oral cavity, including the mucosa, salivary glands, and the surrounding structures. Also included is comprehensive oral health care services for medically complex patients.  This is a 3 month observation program.  More

Orofacial Pain Fellowship

This Fellowship is designed for qualified dentists who wish to acquire the scientific background and clinical skills necessary to diagnose and manage patients with orofacial pain and TMD. More

Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology Fellowship

The Program is designed for the dentist who wishes to gain a scientific background and additional training in the practice of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology. The educational program focuses of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology such as intraoral and extra oral imagining, diagnostic radiology of jaws, neck and orofacial regions including salivary glands. The program also emphasizes the identification and evaluation of sites for implant placement and provides basic knowledge in Cone Beam Computed Tomography. More

Department of Diagnostic Sciences Fellowship

This program is specifically designed for the dentist who wishes to gain clinical training, a scientific background and additional diagnosis and management skills in oral medicine, orofacial pain, oral pathology, oral radiology, dental emergency care, dental treatment planning and nutrition related issues in dentistry. More

Second Year General Practice Residency Program in Special Care Dentistry

The second year GPR at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine is an intensive one-year program dedicated to advanced training in the special care population. This educational program is designed to provide a dentist with advanced knowledge and skills that will enable him/her to proficiently provide comprehensive care for the patient with special needs. More