What questions do they ask at OMFS interviews?

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  1. Kinnick06

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    What questions do they ask at OMFS interviews?


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    First, the obvious: "Why do you want to be an oral surgeon when you grow up?" Make sure you have an answer other than "chicks dig it" because you'll get asked that everywhere.
     
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    How about the "why do you want to attend a 4 year program over a 6 year program (or vice versa)?"
    I personally want to attend a 6 year program because I find med school attractive and I like the extra training. Is that enough? What the best way of saying that without offending anyone?
     
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    It's good that you emphasize what you want "personally." This way you can reply to the 4/6 question without sounding like you are making a blanket statement of fact, which may not go over well.
     
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    Have you had a personal experience with this?
     
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    Don't believe anything brycetefatty says, he only got accepted to ONE OMFS program.
     
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    You mean interviews? I'm not sure what are you driving at here.
     
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    My 3 big dates of 3rd year:

    1) Match Day
    2) Getting Married
    3) Dr. Bryce is in charge of me

    I have yet to order them in order of importance.
     
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    Have you figured out if you can sign off on procedures in the main clinic yet?
     
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    Took the words right out of my mouth. See you in July,fish...
     
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    I remember when applying to college or dental school they asked about specific grades, like if I had a C or something they would ask what happened. Do OMFS or any other residencies ask those types of things? Do they care about your specific grades or just the overall GPA?
     
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    just the douche-bag med school admissions guy from Florida.
     
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    Ha! That guy was a hoot.
     

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