General Practice Residency in Dentistry

Welcome to Danbury Hospital’s General Practice Residency in Dentistry program. This one-year program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and has been granted the accreditation status of “approval without reporting requirement.” The program awards a certificate upon completion. Currently, the program accepts three residents per year.

The clinical and didactic component of the program is located at the Seifert and Ford Community Health Center in downtown Danbury, Connecticut. Residents have extensive opportunity to provide comprehensive dental services to a broad spectrum of the population, including the mentally, emotionally and physically challenged and the elderly. The variety of dental cases treated include preventive services, emergency service, oral surgery, routine operative, endodontic, periodontic, pediatric, limited orthodontics and operating room dentistry and services for those with disabilities. Rotations in Anesthesiology and Emergency Medicine are completed at Danbury Hospital, one mile away from the Seifert and Ford Community Health Center. The rotation in Medicine is completed at the Center.

For More Information

Please contact us if you have questions about the General Practice Residency in Dentistry program at Danbury Hospital, or would like more information.

Thomas Kahl DDSThomas J. Kahl, D.D.S.
Chair, Department of Dentistry
Director, Danbury Hospital Dental Services
Program Director, General Practice Residency in Dentistry
 

 




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