Ascension Macomb OMFS Externships

OMFS Externships

Ascension Macomb Hospital's OMFS Residency Program offers 1-week externship opportunities.  For consideration for an externship, students should be a registered 3rd or 4th year dental student in good standing from an accredited school in the United States. Externship weeks are offered as Monday-Friday or Monday-Sunday.

Dental students are provided a broad understanding and scope of the specialty and experience in office-based dentoalveolar procedures. During the externship students are expected to participate in morning rounds, supervised OR and clinic cases, attend didactic, and observe trauma patients in the ED. 

We DO NOT provide externships during the last two weeks of June and the first two week July.
Student housing is available on a first come first serve basis at Ascension Macomb Oakland Hospital Oakland Campus located at 27351 Dequindre Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071, contact the student coordinator regarding availability.  Candlewood Suites offere reduced rates to visitors of Ascension Macomb Oakland Hospital, located minutes from the hospital at 7010 Convention Blvd, Warren MI 48089. Contact Elen Aprea for the negotiated rate at 586-987-1261 ext. 419.

Application Process:

Using the contact from below, submit three different weeks you would like to complete your externship. You will receive confirmation of one of your selections if available. Download the Externship Application and submit with supporting documentation directly to the OMFS Program Coordinator, Jennifer Lucci at for processing.