Why UNMC Residency Programs

Well-rounded, hands-on residency experiences - Our intricately designed residency programs combine didactic, clinical and community outreach learning experiences. This hands-on approach enables residents to develop exceptional diagnostic, clinical and critical thinking skills.

One-on-one learning experiences with faculty - Residents thrive in our close-knit, supportive learning environment. They receive personalized guidance from our outstanding faculty members and grow into compassionate oral health care professionals and leaders.

Supportive resident teams - Our residency programs have a strong tradition of close-knit, collaborative resident teams. Our residents help each other succeed.

Treating a diverse patient base - Residents have the privilege of treating a diverse patient population, including individuals from various social and economic backgrounds as well as those with special needs.

Working in interprofessional teams - Residents collaborate with interprofessional teams across the University of Nebraska Medical Center to help patients achieve overall health and address complex medical needs.

Engaging in cutting-edge research - Residents engage in impactful research projects, guided by faculty. They tackle challenges and make discoveries that could transform the future of oral health care.
 
Program stipend and benefit package - Residents receive a program stipend to help offset educational costs, vacation and sick leave, and a flexible benefit package.