Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Externship Program

The program is designed for students who will have completed their second year of dental school before arriving and who desire additional exposure to a full scope; university based academic oral and maxillofacial surgery training program. Those students who are considering a career in this discipline are encouraged to apply.

Externship Program Details

Surgical activity and student involvement will be primarily at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. This is a 1,500-bed tertiary care facility serving the greater Columbus area and surrounding towns and communities. In addition, students will have the opportunity to rotate at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.


Please submit the online application form below and email letters of reference to: omfs-program@osu.edu.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Externship Program Application

Present Class Rank
National Board of Examiners Part 1 Pass Fail
Rank Order of Preferred Externship Dates
Please submit a statement of why you wish to pursue an externship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (100 words or less).
One file only.
1 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf.

Please direct further inquiries to omfs-program@osu.edu.