AEGD Program Goals

Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) Program Goals

1. Patient Care: Provide comprehensive interdisciplinary oral health care to pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients relevant to their medical, dental, and psychosocial needs.

2. General Dentistry: Provide training to residents in advanced general dentistry procedures.

3. Resident Education: Provide the resident with didactic knowledge and skills beyond the predoctoral level.

4. Community Service: Provide oral health care to patients including those with special care needs in the community serviced by the Columbia University Medical Center/New York-Presbyterian Hospital.