Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Internship Program

The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - University Hospital has a one-year Internship available in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The program is designed to allow recent dental graduates or those completing a general practice residency a chance to gain greater experience in Dentoalveolar Surgery and other hospital oral surgical activities. This is an excellent opportunity for those individuals who wish to apply for a residency position the following year.

The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery service performs a full scope of surgical procedures including Dentoalveolar, Ambulatory Anesthesia, Trauma, Orthognathic and Reconstructive Surgery. The Intern will function at the PGY-1 level with on-call activities and opportunities for operating room cases. Interns also participate in the didactic program that serves the residents in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

The salary is at the current PGY-1 level plus health and malpractice insurance, 4 weeks of paid vacation and free meals while on-call. Eligibility for dental licensure or resident permit in the State of New Jersey is required. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, most recent dental school transcript, national dental board scores (Part I and II), three letters of recommendation, and a letter of intent to:

Ms. Kisha N. Wesley
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Rutgers School of Dental Medicine
110 Bergen Street
Newark, NJ 07101-1709

If you have any questions, please call Ms. Wesley at (973) 972-3126.