Prospective Students

General Practice Residency

Welcome to Ohio State’s General Practice Residency Program

The General Practice Residency is a one-year program with an optional second year, designed to provide experience in hospital dentistry and management of medically compromised, disabled and elderly patients. The resident will gain extensive experience in all phases of general dentistry, including outpatient dental treatment with intravenous sedation in the College of Dentistry clinics and inpatient care in the operating room under general anesthesia at the The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC).

At a Glance

Certificate/degree: Certificate only

Students accepted each year: 9

Length of program: 12 months for general program; 24 months for a specialized area (chief resident)

Deadline for application: October 1

PASS application: yes

International students accepted: no internationally trained dentists, US or Canadian citizenship required