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  1. L

    Question about OMS residency

    I am sure each program offers a unique experience, but I am curious how the experiences of the residents differ from dental school based programs and hospital or med school based programs in general.
  2. rebelais

    ***Official - University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) OMFS Residency***

    University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) OMFS Tracks: 6-year MD/DMD (1 position) 4-year DMD Track (2 positions) 1-year Internships (4 positions; includes 1 position at Northwestern Hospital) Department Chair: Michael Miloro MD, DMD, FACS Program Director: Michael Han DMD, FACS Full-Time...
  3. docdew

    OMFS residency - Spectrum of program intensity/rigor?

    I am looking to get more of an idea about the spectrum of intensity/rigor of the existing OMFS residency programs out there. As a dental student, you hear things about the various reputations of these programs, but the info seems to be pretty limited and difficult to come by. For example, I've...
  4. Captain Underplants

    Perks in OMS Residency

    Hey guys, just wondering if anyone knows any perks of how to get free textbooks or other useful stuff while in residency? I know some reps sometimes provide books, or let you get a book a year etc. What other options are available to get some of those expensive textbooks without emptying out...
  5. Cito

    Studying during the last few weeks before CBSE

    So I have an externship next week for 1 week so I'm a bit limited there with studying time during the day; however, the next test date is August 17th. I have a total of 1830 questions left on Uworld but since I'm focusing on higher yield sections like pathophys, micro, path, immuno, anatomy...
  6. L

    Should I keep trying for OMFS?

    I know asking this question is like beating a dead horse, but hey, where else will I get a straight forward answer? Currently a D2, at a state school (if that matters), and trying to see if I should keep putting the effort in towards getting into either a 4 or 6 yr OMFS program. I know the first...
  7. A

    Elective Advice

    I have been interested in Cardiology since undergrad and despite keeping an open mind through med school, I still feel like it's far and above my favorite. One of my first rotations is an elective. Sounds like a great chance to get into a cardiology away rotation early on but being that I'm...
  8. J

    University of Maryland OMFS

    Update on Maryland: When I was on the interview trail, it felt like common knowledge that University of Maryland was known for two things: All cancer all the time and being a malignant environment. Having completed my first year of residency at this program, I hope to give you all an accurate...
  9. SUNY Buffalo OMFS

    (CLOSED- POSITION FILLED) Open PGY-3 resident position (SUNY at Buffalo)

    **Closed-- position has been filled** University at Buffalo Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program at the University at Buffalo has a 5th-year position (PGY-5) out of a six-year training program available. A PGY-3 in a 4-year program is also...
  10. P

    What to study in preparation for OMFS residency

    While studying for the CBSE I primarily used Zanki (an awesome Anki flashcard deck) to study for the exam. I want to keep studying from this deck so that I don't forget this information. Does anyone have any suggestions about which topics I should focus on? I am guessing hematology &...
  11. PhansterZ

    OMS Residency AMA

    I’m in a 6-year integrated OMS program. Just finished my OBGYN rotation, and have some free time. Ask away!
  12. whosnisarg

    OMFS Job Growth

    Hey, guys! It's a bit early for me but I'm very curious... How is the job market right NOW for a full-time OMFS? Where are most of these jobs (location and private-practice/universities)? What is the estimated job growth in ten years for OMFS? I've been hearing/reading that the job market for...
  13. D

    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Internship July 2018

    Position: OMFS Internship Program: Detroit Medical Center, Detroit Receiving Hospital Location: Detroit, Michigan Start Date: July, 2018 The Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Detroit Receiving Hospital now has an opening for 2 one year non categorical OMFS Internship positions...
  14. charcot bouchard

    Grads of Columbia, Penn or UCLA...

    Yesterday I was fortunate enough to be accepted into some amazing dental schools with Columbia, UPenn, and UCLA being among my favorites. As I am considering where I enroll, I wanted to ask graduates of these schools if the debt was worth attending that school. Columbia and Penn are very...
  15. U

    How to pick/rank your OMS residencies, from a senior resident.

    I've been meaning to post this for a year or so, but here it goes. One thing matters when you rank your options. One thing above all else. You'll encounter a lot of advice and methodology for ranking programs; people will record sedations, talk about osteotomy numbers, talk about their areas of...
  16. O

    AMA: OMS Internship Application Process

    I’m a first year intern at JPS – specializing in OMS. Let me know if you have any questions about the application and interview process. If I could do the application process over again, I would get more organized from the beginning. It’s too late to start researching who to contact, what to...
  17. W

    Position Available 2018 – 2019 OMS Internship Opportunity

    The Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at John Peter Smith hospital is now accepting applications for 1-year OMS Internship positions. Interns will be chosen following the match in January 2018. Link to information about our program: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery | JPSHealth Network...
  18. W

    2018 – 2019 OMS Internship Opportunity

    The Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at John Peter Smith hospital is now accepting applications for 1-year OMS Internship positions. Interns will be chosen following the match in January 2018. Link to information about our program: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery | JPSHealth Network...
  19. T

    ***Official*** OMS 2018 Interviews

    Welcome to this years interview listing for the OMFS entering class of 2018. Please post when you receive an interview (email/phone/etc), institution, and dates provided. Good luck to everyone!
  20. NicktheTooth

    Value of an Advanced Certificate in Public Health

    Hi everyone, My school recently started a program where you can pursue an advanced certificate of Public Health along with your DDS (and have it all completed within 4 years). I was curious as to what value a CPH holds in regards to entering and performing in the field of Oral and...
  21. C

    Do I have a chance at OMFS??

    Hey guys, I know this horse has already been beaten to death, but I just had to ask because i'm just too nervous. I've been doing pretty well at school till this semester (3rd year 1st semester). Clinic hit and loads of dental classes, and I just haven't been performing very well this semester...
  22. D

    OMS Honors/Selective Programs In Dental School

    Hey Dental Students, I am a D3 at NYU College of Dentistry and am conducting a research project with one of the OMFS Faculty here, Dr. Marci Levine, DMD, MD. We are trying to examine what schools have an honors or selective program for D4's in OMFS in order to determine if there is any...
  23. F

    T minus 2 days

    NBME CBSE coming soon in 2 days.... Any last minute tips? Any fellow comrades?
  24. M

    Available Internship Position at University of Texas - Medical Branch

    UTMB 1 Year Internship Position (non-categorical) We are currently taking applications for our internship position for the 2016-2017 year. We maintain a 4-year, traditional scope oral and maxillofacial surgery program. Currently, we accept one resident and one non-categorical intern per year...
  25. CardsDMDOMS

    Louisville OMFS Residency - Any Info Appreciated

    Hi all, I'm currently a 3rd year dental student interested in OMFS. I'm from Louisville and am considering UofL for residency. If you could tell me anything about the program that might be helpful, it would be greatly appreciated. Please be candid. How does the scope of training compare to other...
  26. CardsDMDOMS

    University of Louisville OMFS - Anything Relevant

    Hi all, I'm currently a 3rd year dental student interested in OMFS. I'm from Louisville and am considering UofL for residency. If you could tell me anything about the program that might be helpful, it would be greatly appreciated. Please be candid. How does the scope of training compare to...