Curriculum

The Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery offers a 4-year residency program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The program is fully-accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of Canada. It commences on July 1 of each year.

Year 1:

  • The resident primarily works in clinical oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • The resident also completes courses of study in gross anatomy, surgical anatomy and history and physical diagnosis

Year 2:

  • The resident performs off-service medical and surgical rotations
  • The trainees rotate on different services including anesthesiology, internal medicine, general surgery, intensive care, and other electives

Years 3 & 4:

  • The resident assumes increasing responsibility for the overall care of all in-patients and out-patients on the oral and maxillofacial surgery service