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The UCSF Fresno Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery residency program offers a one-year CODA-accredited internship program and a four-year CODA-accredited program. The program matches one PGY-1 intern and three PGY-1 residents each year.

The UCSF Fresno Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery residency program participates in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program carried out by National Matching Services.  All applications are handled through ADEA Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS).


Program Director – Robert Julian III, DDS, MD, FACS
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery


For information about our application requirements please see below.
For answers to specific questions, please contact:

Breana Contreras, Residency Coordinator
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
UCSF Fresno
155 N. Fresno Street
Fresno, CA 93701

Telephone: (559) 499-6445
FAX: (559) 499-6411
E-mail: omfs@fresno.ucsf.edu

Web address:  http://www.fresno.ucsf.edu/oral-and-maxillofacial-surgery/


Application Process

Send the following materials through PASS by October 3, 2017:

  • National Board Part I (by way of Dean’s Eval)
  • Dental school transcripts (sent from the Registrar’s office) – including the spring 2017 semester
  • Professional Evaluation Forms (PEF’S 2 – 4)
  • Dean’s Institution Evaluation
  • Undergraduate transcripts
  • CV/Resume

Send the following materials directly to UCSF Fresno by email or mail on or before October 17, 2017:

  • Comprehensive Basic Sciences Exam results
  • Completed UCSF Fresno OMFS application form [PDF] [Word]
  • 2×2 inch color identification photo
  • Dental Admissions Test score (DAT)

After all materials are received, applicants will be contacted only if selected for an interview.


Program Requirements

  • All applicants are required to take the Comprehensive Basic Science Examination (CBSE) through the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME).
  • A California dental license and a valid DEA registration number are required by the start of the second year.
  • A research paper must be submitted for publication prior to graduation from the residency program.

Preferred qualifications include a current California dental license, active DEA number, and previous experience.

Minimum Employment Requirements

To be eligible for an appointment contract for residency training with “The University of California” all current or expected trainees must possess one of the following for the duration of all anticipated years of training:

  • be a United States citizen
  • be in possession of a green card
  • be in possession of an EAD (work permit)

Background Checks
UCSF Fresno is committed to selecting and hiring the most capable housestaff in order to pursue its strategic goals of excellence in teaching, learning, research, scholarship, creative activity and service to the community. All offers of appointment to UCSF Fresno sponsored GME programs are specifically conditioned upon a criminal background investigation. Background checks will be carried out by an agency on behalf of UCSF Fresno Graduate Medical Education Office. By signing the background check release form, prospective trainees are consenting to a background investigation.