Pediatric Dentistry

Clinical training in pediatric dentistry for the Harvard School of Dental Medicine is primarily conducted at Boston Children’s Hospital. The residency provides a full range of training for the pediatric dental residents in the following specialties:

  • Endodontics
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • Orthodontics
  • Periodontics
  • Preventive dentistry
  • Prosthetics
  • Restorative dentistry

The department’s senior staff and house officers also serve as members of special patient teams within the hospital, treating patients with cleft lip and palate, other craniofacial anomalies, or Down syndrome.

Candidates interested in applying to the Pediatric Dental Residency can apply through Boston Children's Hospital.