private practice


The objective of The Private Practice Experience in Dentistry is to give students the opportunity to learn the clinical and business aspects of a real world general dental practice. We believe this first-hand experience is a rare opportunity and an integral component of choosing the right career.


  • The day-to-day operation of an actual general dental practice
  • The mentorship of practicing dentists, dental assistants & business staff
  • Presentations from university faculty members & current dental students
  • Chairside manner and the doctor-patient relationship


  • Cavity preparation using high-speed dental handpieces in an actual operatory
  • Cavity restoration using Sonicfil in an actual dental operatory
  • Surgical incision, dental implant placement and suturing on tyupodonts


  • Breakfast & lunch both days
  • Car service transfers to and from local train stations
  • White doctor's jacket & typodont to take home
  • Spiral bound course book