Here are some of the frequently asked questions.
1. Can I pay the facility utilization fee on the day of the exam?
Yes, someone will come to your operatory prior to the start of the examination to collect the fee. It will mean less interruption to you if you have your cash, money order or certified check prepared in advance and easily accessible.
2. Is there any place for me or my patient to get something to eat during the exam?
A vendeteria is located on the 4th floor of the Old Dental School. Light fare is available such as bagels, muffins, sandwiches and salads. There are also a number of vending machines stocked with soft drinks and snacks.
3. When and where is the orientation?
Please consult the School of Dentistry for the time you must report to the orientation. Generally, orientation is held the evening prior to the first day of the examination and it's located in Timmons Hall on the first floor of the Old Dental School. Signs will be posted from the main entrance to direct you.
4. Where can I get supplies/instruments should I forget something?
There is a Schein Dental Supply store on the 4th floor of the Old Dental School. Their hours of operation are 8:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Questions regarding their stock should be addressed directly by dialing 215-707-3617.