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Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

Your Pathway into Oral Maxillofacial Surgery training in North Queensland

Entry Requirements

  • General medical registration
  • A resident of Australia or New Zealand
  • Dental degree with full registration as a dentist in Australia or New Zealand
  • 12 months full-time equivalent of General Surgery whilst occupying a post in a hospital that is approved for surgical training
  • Refer to the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS) for further information on selection and/or eligibility

Total Training Time

Total: 4 years (full-time)

How To Apply

Applications are made directly to the Royal Australian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS). The RACDS Board of Studies will issue an application for eligibility for Surgical Training positions. All information required must be submitted to the College by the published deadline. 

Disclaimer: The information provided on this website aims to assist medical students and doctors in training with medical career planning. While every effort has been made to ensure the information is current and accurate, all details should be verified through the relevant Specialist College.

NQRTH is an initiative of the Australian Government's Integrated Rural Training Pipeline (IRTP) and is facilitated by James Cook University in partnership with public and private hospitals, Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC), health services, Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) and GP clinics.

Cairns region
(07) 4226 8187

Central West region
(07) 4764 1547

Mackay region
(07) 4885 7122

North West region
(07) 4764 1547

Torres and Cape region
(07) 4095 6103

Townsville region
(07) 4781 3424