General Practice Dentistry Residency Program

The world of dentistry is rapidly changing and our mission is to help our residents become outstanding dentists who are working at the forefront of the field. Imagine working in a residency program that gives you the skills to deliver high quality, high value care in an innovative and supportive environment.

Why Christiana Care?

  • 53,072 admissions in FY 2015.
  • 21st for admissions in the U.S.*
  • 10th for admissions on east coast*
*Ranking by volume. Source: American Hospital Association Annual Survey Database of 6,200 U.S. Hospitals, 2015, © Health Forum, LLC.

A great place to learn

Christiana Care offers an unmatched learning experience. We’re one of America’s largest, non-sectarian, not for profit health care systems. We serve the Delaware Valley and we’re a nationally recognized, urban and suburban, academic and community hospital. Here you’ll learn from taking care of patients with a huge range of pathologies and work with accomplished preceptors, accelerating your growth as an expert, caring dentist.

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You'll work with great people

You will work with accomplished faculty, fellow residents, each of them among the most caring dentists you’ll find. They care about healing patients. And they care about your growth as a dentist and your growth as a human being.

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Delaware is a great place to live

A lot of history, culture and fun has been packed into the nation's first state. New Castle County, home to Christiana Care's campuses, boasts a diverse community, world-renowned museums and cultural attractions, bike and hiking trails and a calendar packed with festivals and community events. Learn more

  • Beaches and state parks

    Enjoy the Delaware beaches or 16 state parks – all within a two hour drive!

  • Tax-free shopping

    Shop tax-free at nearby Christiana Mall and the outlet stores at the beaches.

  • Art, music and nightlife

    Catch a live band at the World Café Live, tour the Winterthur Museum and much more.

  • Sports and recreation

    Canoe the Brandywine River, check out the Wilmington Blue Rocks baseball team or create your own adventure.

Ready to join us?

General Practice Dentistry Residency

Susan M. Pugliese, D.D.S.

302-320-6468

302-320-4814 (fax)

gpr.residency@christianacare.org

Christiana Hospital
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road
P.O. Box 6001
Newark, Delaware 1971