Bench Test Prep Course for International Dentists

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The University at Buffalo offers a Bench Test preparatory course 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.

The course features didactic and hands-on sessions under the guidance of School of Dental Medicine Faculty. Participants will be trained in the state-of-the-art Virtual Reality Simulation Laboratory at the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine.

You can expect a full day on Amalgams, lecture and practice; a full day on Composites, lecture and practice; a full day on Crowns, lecture and practice; a full day of Mock Testing and 1 extra day of practice on everything. Detailed daily schedule TBA.

July 22-26, 2019

University at Buffalo

School of Dental Medicine

This course is not a prerequisite nor does it guarantee admission to any dental school.

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Workshop Content

The course features didactic and hands-on sessions under the guidance of School of Dental Medicine Faculty. Participants will be trained in the state-of-the-art Virtual Reality Simulation Laboratory at the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine.

Indirect Restorative Dentistry (Fixed)

  • Anterior Tooth Preparation for for Metal-ceramic Crown (PFM)

Infection Control

Management of typodont in the simulation clinic with SDM infection control guidelines.

Direct Restorative Dentistry (Operative)

Posterior tooth preparation

  • Class II amalgam restoration
  • Class II composite restoration

Restorations of amalgam and composite preparations using various forms of matrix bands with emphasis on the use of sectional matrix.

Registration

Questions

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Annamarie Phalen

Associate Director

Continuing Dental Education

327 Squire Hall

Phone: (716) 829-2320; Fax: (716) 829-2484

Email: aphalen@buffalo.edu

Admissions Office

Phone: 716-829-6926
Fax: 716-829-2731
idp@buffalo.edu

Walk-in assistance:
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday

IDP Admissions
School of Dental Medicine
315 Squire Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY  14214