Welcome to the LSUHSC School of
||Eric J. Hovland, DDS, MEd, MBA
Director, Office of Advanced Education
c/o Delores Bradford, Administrative Assistant
LSUHSC School of Dentistry
1100 Florida Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70119
tel. 504-941-8113; fax 504-941-8180
Advanced education programs for
specialty training in endodontics, orthodontics,
pediatric dentistry, periodontics, and
prosthodontics meet the accreditation requirements
of the American
Dental Association Commission on Dental
Accreditation and the eligibility
requirements of the respective specialty boards.
Candidates seeking admission to these programs
must hold a DDS or DMD degree or the foreign
equivalent, and students who complete the
requirements of the program are awarded a
certificate of proficiency.
Residency and advanced education
programs in general dentistry and oral and
maxillofacial surgery also meet the accreditation
requirements of the American Dental Association
Commission on Dental Accreditation. The residency
program in oral and maxillofacial surgery
satisfies the requirements of the American Board
of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the American
Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Students enrolled in advanced
education programs are bound by the same rules and
regulations that apply to other students of the
School of Dentistry, and they may be found
elsewhere on this web site. More detailed
information on each of the programs follows.
Inquiries should be directed to the Office
of Advanced Education.
Advanced Education and