Externships

Externships

The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania offers 1-week or 2-week externships in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for interested third- and fourth-year dental students who are contemplating this discipline. The extern will have the opportunity to work in the outpatient unit; observe major surgery; and be involved in multiple didactic conferences in orthognathic surgery, pathology, and pediatric oral and maxillofacial surgery. Trauma management and emergency room coverage is also a component of externship. In addition, rotating at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia affords broad exposure to pediatric oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Applicants should contact:

University of Pennsylvania Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
U. Mai Dang
4TH Floor South Pavilion
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Questions, please contact 215-360-0446

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