Table 2

Number of students from U.S. and foreign dental schools matched to six types of postdoctoral dental residency programs, 2010–14

U.S./Foreign Dental SchoolGeneral Practice ResidencyAdvanced Education in General DentistryOral and Maxillofacial SurgeryPediatric DentistryOrthodonticsDental Anesthesiology
2014
 U.S.61916421635721827
 Non-U.S.2831715354
2013
 U.S.61115920833623032
 Non-U.S.3030515400
2012
 U.S.58017019630223329
 Non-U.S.22231322321
2011
 U.S.59413918830824022
 Non-U.S.25251117293
2010
 U.S.587111197282236
 Non-U.S.203291726
  • Note: Dental anesthesiology was not included in 2010.

  • Source: National Matching Services Inc. Postdoctoral dental matching program: statistics for applicants (years 2010 to 2014). At: https://natmatch.com/dentres/aboutstats.html. Accessed: February 4, 2014.