Periodontics Postgraduate Program

The Rutgers School of Dental Medicine Periodontics department has a nationally recognized periodontal residency program with a world renowned and highly skilled faculty. The program follows the guidelines established by the American Academy of Periodontology for the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. Residents are encouraged to attend meetings of the North East Regional and New Jersey Societies of Periodontists where they receive exposure to national/international experts.


Program Director
Dr. Emil Cappetta 
Program type
Accredited Advanced Education
Program Length
34 months
Number of Residents Per Class
Related Programs
Masters of Science
Master of Dental Science
Important Information
Cost of Attendance
Gainful Employment