The Carle Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery offers a one to two week externship program year round for dental school students interested in gaining further experience in the specialty.
The externship is designed to introduce the student to the complete scope of the specialty in a Level 1 Trauma Center. Students are able to observe in the outpatient clinic, operating room and emergency room. The extern will be taking call with the residents and participate in the daily care of inpatients and outpatients. By working closely with the residents and attending physicians, the student will gain insight into resident life, our residency program and the specialty of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.