Master of Periodontics/Diploma (MPerio/Diploma)
Dalhousie's Periodontics program is designed to train clinicians for the specialty practice of Periodontics, using an evidence-based approach. The program involves a variety of clinical experiences and participation in a research project. The school puts emphasis on thoroughness of patient evaluation, accuracy in diagnosis and treatment planning, evidenced-based approaches to treatment.
Length of Program
- MSc - typical time to complete is 3 years
Areas of Training
Students will be trained to the level of proficiency in management of patients in need of treatment for a variety of periodontal diseases and mucogingival defects, treatment for Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMDs), as well as dental implant therapy and conscious sedation.
Candidate must have completed a minimum of an accredited four-year D.D.S. program and be eligible for student licensure in the Province of Nova Scotia. A minimum A- average required for the last two years of study. Students for whom English is not a first language must submit a TOEFL score above 600 (or the equivalent score on a comparable test). International students are required to submit a GRE score as well.
The application deadline is June 1 of the preceding year.
|Address:||Faculty of Dentistry, 5891 University Avenue, Halifax, NS, Canada, B3H 4R2|
|Graduate Coordinator:||Dr. Nader Hamdan|
|Graduate Coordinator Tel:||902-494-1353|
|Graduate Coordinator Email:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
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