The Programs for International Dentists at NYU Dentistry are comprised of clinical and didactic programs for foreign trained dentists as well as a two-week summer program for dental students. These unique programs are designed to provide valuable clinical, pre-clinical, hands on and didactic experiences in dental specialties. The program boasts an alumni base of over 1,300 oral health professionals from 94 countries.
These full-time clinical programs are designed to provide clinical experiences and didactic knowledge in various dental specialties to international dentists. These non-credit, non-degree programs attract international dental professionals who plan to practice outside of the United States. Completion of any of these programs does not qualify participants for licensure in the US.
The programs offer a curriculum of didactic components and clinical experiences in the following disciplines: Comprehensive Dentistry, Esthetic Dentistry, Implant Dentistry, Oral Surgery, Oral Surgery/RCSI.
These courses are divided into 90-day programs, which can span one, two, or three years in length and include elective research experiences and presentation opportunities at professional society meetings. In addition, certain programs offer the opportunity for students to participate in NYU Dentistry’s Global Outreach Program.
The Summer Practicum for International Dental Students at NYU College of Dentistry is an annual two week program designed for international dental students from universities outside the US who are interested in gaining a US dental education experience with exposure to New York City culture.