Dentistry Residency: Didactics

Broad Conference Options

About Our Educational Experience

HCMC offers numerous formal courses, seminars and literature review to supplement our clinical experience and provide residents exposure to all aspects of dentistry. Staff specialists and outside consultants lead these valuable conferences.

Didactic Opportunities

Required Conference topics include:

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
  • Anesthesiology
  • Dental traumatology
  • Endodontics
  • Fixed prosthodontics and implants
  • Hospital dentistry and management of medically compromised patients
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • Oral medicine
  • Oral pathology
  • Medical emergencies
  • Pediatric dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Pharmacology
  • Removable prosthodontics
  • Sleep medicine
  • Temporal mandibular disorders (TMD) and craniofacial pain
  • Treatment planning

At the University of Minnesota:

  • History and Physical course (Tuition provided)