Program overview

Program overview

Four-year program
  • Year 1

    Clinical Rotations:

    • Anesthesia: 4 months (UMMC-Fairview)
    • Medicine: 2 months (UMMC-Fairview)
    • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: 6 months (Hennepin County Medical Center, V.A. and the University of Minnesota)

    Didactic courses: – Summer, start of 1st year

    • History and Physical Diagnosis
    • Head and Neck Anatomy
    • Interdisciplinary Care of the Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Patient

    ATLS: Complete ATLS course in first or second year.

  • Year 2

    Clinical Rotations:

    • General Surgery / Surgical ICU / Neurosurgery: 6 months (Hennepin County Medical Center)
    • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: 6 months
       
  • Year 3

    Clinical Rotations:

    • Plastic Surgery: 2 months (Regions Hospital)
    • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: 9 months
    • Pediatric Anesthesia: 1 Month (Regions Hospital)
    • PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) Class
  • Year 4

    Clinical Rotations:

    • Oral Pathology: optional
    • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: 10-12 months (at the chief level at the University of Minnesota and Hennepin County Medical Center)
    • Foreign Rotation: 2 months – Scotland, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary 
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