Last updated on March 6, 2024.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

  • Tennessee
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Program Size
Program Length
72 months
Program Start
July 1

Program Contact

Associate Program Manager Courtney Kinnaird
1161 21st Ave. South, , Medical Center North, Nashville, Tennessee, 37232
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The Vanderbilt University Oral and Maxillofacial Surgical Residency Program provides the OMS trainee with a comprehensive advanced education that includes a robust foundation in medicine and surgery, providing a path to life-long professional development and learning. Our philosophy of resident education places great emphasis on resident participation in the organization and evolution of the training program. Residents play an integral role in shaping the program and enhancing both their didcatic and clinical experience. The OMS-MD program provides the OMS trainee with a world-class medical eduation in one of the top 15 medical schools in the Country. With a case-based, system-based learning model and personalized medical school curriculum there are generous opportunities for the OMS resident-medical student to explore areas of personal interest and emphasis programs for an outstanding medical/surgical education.

The Vanderbilt Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency program emphasizes early hands-on resident clinical experience. The program prepares residents for the community practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery as well as for advanced fellowship training and academic careers. Areas of clinical strength include the comprehensive management of all facets of facial trauma, benign and malignant head and neck pathology, orthognathic surgery, facial reconstruction, secondary cleft care, and dentoalveolar surgery and implants with an emphasis on implant site development. Vanderbilt OMS residents are provided numerous enrichment opportunities including, travel to CE events, AAOMS Annual meetings, and a cleft/craniofacial rotation in Bogota, Colombia. Please visit our program website for additional information.

Program Information

Program Type Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Program Code OMS263
Degrees Offered
Program Size 1
Program Length 72 months
Program Start Date July 1
Supplemental Application No
Supplemental Fee Yes
Stipend Offered No
Match Participating Yes
Program Website

Application Requirements

Required Standardized Tests

Supplemental Requirements

  • Requires supplemental fee

International Student Eligibility

This program has not yet provided information to us on international student eligibility.

Additional Information

NBDE score report, NBME CBSE score report, and passport-style photo must  be uploaded to PASS application. These items can be uploaded to the CV section of your application.

Due to the number of applications our program receives, we will contact applicants only if we are missing any materials.  Please do not call or email the program to see if we have received your application.