Call for 2020 Preceptors
The AACD has now opened the application for those interested in being preceptors in 2020!
August 2019 – Solicit preceptor applications
The AACD Residency program, which launched in August 2018, will provide residents with the clinical and business experience needed to jump start a career in a cosmetic-oriented restorative dental practice. During the two-year program, residents will complete a series of requirements from studying dental literature to implementing simple to complex restorative cases. Under their preceptor’s guidance, they will also gain knowledge and experience relating to all facets of an esthetic restorative dental practice including effective practice management, diagnostic tools, and restorative considerations.
November 2019 – Solicit resident applications
What You Can Expect
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the location and time commitment of the program?The program is a two-year program where the resident works in the office of the preceptor each day, side by side.
Is there a curriculum that residents and preceptors follow?Yes, residents will learn key cosmetic dentistry skills in clinical, restorative techniques, esthetics, occusion, implant, orthodontics and practice management.
Is there a cost associated with the program?Yes, those interested in applying will submit a $395 payment with their application.
Is there a stipend associated with the program?Yes, residents will receive a salary each year of the program that is dependent upon the location of the preceptor.
Who is this program meant for?Indviduals who are considering submitting an application would ideally have completed a GPR or have been graduated from dental school within the last two (2) to five (5) years.
Where is the residency located and how many positions are there?The residency positions are dependent upon the number of preceptors we receive in a given year. The location of the residency is dependent upon the location of the preceptor and their practice.
For more information and with questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org.