The Pediatric Dentistry Division (PDD) of Philippine Children’s Medical Center is the only government specialty institution under the Department of Health which offers post-graduate externship and fellowship training programs in the field of Pediatric Dentistry.
We provide dental management to pediatric patients as well as to individuals with disability and special needs both conventional and pharmacological behavior management which includes sedation or general anesthesia. We also offer specialty procedures such as naso-alveolar molding (NAM) prior to cleft palate reconstruction under the supervision of the division’s orthodontics consultant.
ORAL REHABILITATION UNDER CONSCIOUS SEDATION OR GENERAL ANESTHESIA
PREVENTIVE AND INTERCEPTIVE ORTHODONTICS AND PRE-SURGICAL CLEFT MANAGEMENT
POST-GRADUATE EXTERNSHIP TRAINING PROGRAM IN PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY
Post Graduate Externship Training Program
Pediatric Dentistry Division of the Philippine Children’s Medical Center is the only government specialty institution under the Department of Health which offers post-graduate Externship and Fellowship training programs in the field of Pediatric Dentistry. Those accepted in the program are trained in dental management of pediatric patients including those with special health care needs both in conventional and pharmacologic approach.
Citizen of the Philippines
Not more than 35 years old at the time of application
Licensed to practice dentistry in the Philippines
Good physical and mental health
Good moral character
Willing to complete one (1) month orientation and six (6) months of training
Application form with fee of P200.00. (The form is available at the Pediatric Dentistry Division.)
Letter of application(to the Executive Director)
Curriculum vitae with attached two (2) recent 2x2 photo.
Photo copy of: (Please bring the original documents for authentication)
Certificate of Registration
Transcript of Academic Records
Letters of Recommendation from: (Original copy)
Dean of College of Dentistry from where the applicant graduated.
Department Chairman preferably from the Pediatric Dentistry or Orthodontics section.
Any person/individual, who is not a relative of the applicant, who can give information regarding the applicant’s potential for a successful career in Pediatric Dentistry
An essay of not more than 150 words but not less than 100 words on the reasons for seeking admission to the training program.
Philippine Children's Medical Center Quezon Ave., Quezon City Trunk line : 588 9900
The Philippine Children’s Medical Center is one of the government-owned and controlled corporate National Centers for Specialized Health Care under the Department of Health. It is a 200-bed capacity tertiary hospital with a mandate to provide pediatric care, offer training programs for medical and allied health care providers, and be a center in clinical research.