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.
This course is not a prerequisite nor does it guarantee admission to any dental school.
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.
Posterior tooth preparation for:
Restorations of amalgam and composite preparations using various forms of matrix bands with emphasis on the use of sectional matrix.
Treatment planning with the emphasis on various dental disciplines.
Management of typodont in the simulation clinic with SDM infection control guidelines.