Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Externships

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Externships

Oral and maxillofacial surgery externships are offered at the University of Louisville for prospective candidates. The externships range from one to four weeks, based on candidate and program availability. Externs will participate in all clinical, operating room, and educational activities with our resident staff exposing then to the wide scope of our specialty. Prospective externs must apply for these limited positions. 


  • Must be a dental student in good standing at a CODA-accredited dental school (minimum 3rd year)

  • Must complete a University of Louisville School of Dentistry externship application 

  • Must complete an Immunization Compliance form

  • Must submit a letter from the Dean of your school, stating your standing, GPA and ranking

  • Must submit a letter of recommendation from an OMFS faculty member of your school

  • Must submit a photo copy of your Part 1 board scores or your CBSE scores.

  • Must submit a brief, current curricula vitae (CV) or resume

  • Must provide a color photo, passport or similar size

  • Must provide proof of liability insurance

  • Must provide proof of medical insurance (photocopy of health insurance card)

For more information, to request application materials, or to check for available dates please contact:

Lana Stokes
OMFS Residency Program Coordinator
School of Dentistry, Room 148
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292
502 852-3534
502 852-8551 (fax)
Email Lana