General Practice Residency Training Program in Dentistry


Overall Program Objectives

  • dental residencyTo provide the resident with the clinical and didactic training and experience in all medical and dental disciplines associated with comprehensive dental care
  • To correlate, integrate, and expand upon the diverse knowledge and experience acquired in Dental School
  • To aid in the development of confidence and competence in the practical application of acquired knowledge and skills
  • To serve as a catalyst for furthering physician-dentist relationships and interactions

Our Mission

To improve the health and well-being of the patients and communities we serve by:

  • Fostering an environment of excellence in all areas including the provision of the highest quality, evidenced based patient care in collaboration with the hospital’s health care professionals
  • Advancing patient care by the diffusion of medical knowledge
  • Facilitating medical discovery that improves patient care
  • Promoting and engaging in community outreach activities to enhance the health of the residents of our region
  • Exhibiting stewardship of all available resources

Our Vision

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, in partnership with Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, will be a leading, nationally distinguished academic medical center.