Application Process

Thank you for your interest in the Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program at Penobscot Community Health Care.

Applicants must use the Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS) sponsored by the American Dental Education Association. Information and an application can be obtained by contacting:

Postdoctoral Application Support Service
1400 K Street, NW, Suite 1100 B
Washington, DC 20005-2403


Program Specifics:

There are six (6) positions available each year. Interviews begin in October. After the interview process, the program coordinator will maintain communication with each applicant to provide additional information and answer questions.

For information during the application and interviewing period, please call 207-992-2152 or e-mail Kristy Higgins,

APPLICATION POLICY:  PCHC’s Dental Residency has a rolling admissions policy. Applications will be received and reviewed until each Residency Class is full.  As placement in this program is competitive, we encourage you to get your application in as soon as possible.

The 2019-2020 Residency class starts on July 1, 2019.

Hard copy applications should be mailed to:

Penobscot Community Dental Services
Residency Director
1048 Union St
Bangor, Maine 04401

Electronic applications should be emailed to Kristy Higgins,