How To Apply

This program is a fully accredited one-year program that conforms to the standards of the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association.  It will prepare you to plan comprehensive patient care and then complete therapy through sequential, logical and effective treatment plans executed in a clinical setting.

Applicants must be graduates of an accredited North American dental school.  Applications are accepted through the PASS program or directly to the Program Director.  Application deadline is November 1.

If selected, you will be one of an elite group of only six residents to participate in this advanced program.  There is no tuition and you pay no fees.   As a resident in the AEGD program, your working hours are generally 7:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. except for occasional special didatic sessions.  Clinic hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  You will also attend classes, seminars, lectures and meetings scheduled by the director of the program.  The program starts on the last weekday in June and ends on June 30 of the following year.

As a participant in the program, you will receive health and professional liabiity insurance coverage, as well as a stipend.  You will also receive 10 days of paid time off during the year.

When you satisfactorily complete the program, finishing all rotations and performing satisfactorily in all clinical and academic areas, you will be awarded a certificate of training in Advanced Education in General Dentistry.

Please direct inquiries and requests for applications to:

Dr. J. David Buxton
The Univeristy of Oklahoma 
College of Dentistry
P. O. Box 26901
Oklahoma City, OK  73190
Phone:  (405) 271-5222
Fax:  (405) 271-3423