Faculty of Dentistry at Dalhousie University

Faculty of Dentistry
5981 University Avenue
Halifax, NS
Canada B3H 4R2

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Dentistry
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery (Cert., MS, PhD)
Description This graduate training program is a six-year joint program leading to a Doctor of Medicine/Master of Science in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery. The program uses the facilities of the Queen Elizabeth II Hospital, the IWK-Grace Health Care Centre and Dalhousie University, all located in Halifax. Students receive extensive training in surgical correction of dentofacial deformities, cleft lip and palate, maxillofacial trauma and other surgery as it pertains to the specialty. An important part of the program is devoted to research, including an original research project leading to a master's thesis and defence.
Website: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Faculty of Dentistry at Dalhousie University
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 6 Year(s)
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Work Experience
Applicants must submit at least two academic letters of reference. The letters should be in sealed envelopes with the referee's signature over the seal. Applicants must also submit a Curriculum Vitae, including information regarding academic background and work/volunteer experience. Additionally, they must submit a personal statement outlining the reason for interest in oral and maxillofacial surgery.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: June 29, 2015