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Eastman Institute for Oral Health / Educational Programs / General Practice Residency Program

General Practice Residency Program

The General Practice Residency (GPR) is a 12-month advanced education program at the University of Rochester Medical Center’s Eastman Institute for Oral Health. The program provides didactic learning and clinical experience in general dentistry in community and hospital dental settings. An optional second-year program is available.  

The program starts mid-June and ends on June 30 of the next year. Resident orientation sessions are scheduled during the first two weeks after the program start date. Residents receive a certificate upon successful completion of training.

The Program in General Practice Residency (12 months/optional 2nd year) is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation.

By the Numbers – Eastman Institute for Oral Health

148

Total Residents

39

Residents' Countries of Origin

210

Total Faculty

190000

Yearly Patient Visits

What Sets Us Apart

About the Program

The General Practice Residency (GPR) is a 12-month advanced education program at the University of Rochester Medical Center’s Eastman Institute for Oral Health.

Flexible Curriculum

The program provides didactic learning and clinical experience in general dentistry in community and hospital dental settings. An optional second-year program is available.

Resident Life

Our emphasis on work/life balance is an important reason residents choose URMC. A focus on trainees well-being enables you to learn and thrive in Rochester.

Discover the General Practice Residency

What Our Residents Say...

Koopman

“I am truly so happy that I matched with Eastman Dental for my residency program. I love all of my co-residents and the quality of experiences is something that I could have never realized."

Dr. Scott Koopman (GPR ’20)

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