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International Dentist Program (DDS)

Learn more about this highly competitive program for international dentists who want to practice in the United States.

7/16/17
The International Dentist Program (IDP) is for the internationally trained dentist who seeks to practice dentistry in the United States. Graduates receive a DDS degree and are eligible to participate in the various licensure examinations given across the country.
7/20/17
The International Dentist Program participates in the ADEA Centralized Application for Advanced Placement for International Dentists (CAAPID).
7/21/17
The University at Buffalo offers a preparatory course in restorative dentistry for international dentists. This course is optimal for those who may need better preparation in fixed and removable prosthodontics, operative dentistry, and treatment planning for the testing required by most U.S. dental schools as part of their admissions process.