Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program
The prosthodontic specialty participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program managed by National Matching Services Inc. (NMS). Prospective residents are encouraged to visit the NMS website to review the process, timelines, and frequently asked questions.
2021 Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program Timeline
How does “The Match” algorithm work?
ACP Position Statement on "The Match"
“Factors Influencing Resident Choice of Prosthodontic Residency Program” (Journal of Prosthodontics, 2017)
Prosthodontic programs at the following institutions will participate in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program:
As one of the ten recognized dental specialties, Advanced Specialty Education Programs in Prosthodontics require a minimum of an additional 34 months of specialized training for residents. Prosthodontic training programs prepare residents to practice at the specialty level and include disease risk assessment and intervention, diagnosis, planning and treatment of a broad range of oral health conditions. Programs also prepare students to utilize the most recent advances in digital dentistry, providing improved patient outcomes, control, and patient experiences.
Use this search to locate a prosthodontic or maxillofacial prosthodontic program that are accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA).
For questions or more information about a program in this search, please contact the Program Director using the results displayed.
Dr. Konstantinos Vazouras
Boston, MA, 02111
Cade A. Salmon, DDS, MS, FACP
Lackland AFB, TX, 78236
Dr. Walter G. Dimalanta
Fort Gordon, GA, 30905
Dr. Keith E. Kinderknecht
Birmingham, AL, 35294
Dr. Kumar C. Shah
Los Angeles, CA, 90095
Dr. Arun B. Sharma
San Francisco, CA, 94143
Dr. Heather J. Conrad
Minneapolis, MN, 55455
Dr. Avinash S. Bidra
Farmington, CT, 06030
Dr. Edgar P. O'Neill
Gainesville, FL, 32610
Dr. Frank J. Tuminelli
New York, NY, 10010