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SUMS Specialty Programs


SUMS Specialty Programs


Medical students with an undergraduate degree who intend to pursue their education in a certain medical field can seize the opportunity of favoring a higher academic training by participating in SUMS specialty programs. This program takes about 3 to 5 years to complete. Applicants should refer to the Admissions and Financial Aid for more information on the application process, requirements, and financial matters. Below is the list of specialty programs presented at SUMS:



SUMS Specialty Programs
School of Medicine Length of the Program School of Dentistry Length of the Program School of Pharmacy Length of the Program
Anesthesiology 4 Years Endodontics 3 Years Clinical Pharmacy 4.5 Years
Cardiology 4 Years Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology 3 Years    
Community Medicine 3 Years Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 3 Years
Dermatology 4 Years Oral Maxillofacial Pathology 5 Years
Emergency Medicine 3 Years Oral Medicine 3 Years
ENT (Ears, Nose and Throat) 4 Years Orthodontics 4 Years
Internal Medicine 4 Years Pediatric Dentistry 4 Years
Neurology 4 Years Periodontics 4 Years
Neurosurgery 5 Years Prosthodontics 5 Years
Nuclear Medicine 4 Years Restorative Dentistry 4 Years
Obstetrics and Gynecology 4 Years    
Ophthalmology 4 Years
Orthopedics 4 Years
Pathology 4 Years
Pediatrics 4 Years

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)

3 Years
Psychiatry 4 Years
Radiology 4 Years
Radiotherapy 4 Years
Surgery (General Surgery) 4 Years
Urology 4 Years



The following list provides detailed information on SUMS Specialty Programs:


Specialty |  Urology | About this program | Apply now...
Urology, also known as genitourinary surgery, is the branch of medicine that focuses on surgical and medical diseases of the male and female urinary tract system and the male reproductive organs. The organs under the domain of urology include the kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate, and etc).
Ph.D. |  Dental Public Health (DPH) | About this program | Apply now...
Dental public health (DPH) is a specialty of dentistry also known as Preventive and Community Dentistry. Dental public health is involved in the assessment of dental health needs and improving the dental health of populations rather than individuals.
Specialty |  Endodontics | About this program | Apply now...
Endodontics is the dental specialty concerned with the study and treatment of the dental pulp. Endodontists perform a variety of procedures including endodontic therapy (commonly known as "root canal therapy"), endodontic retreatment, surgery, treating cracked teeth, and treating dental trauma.
Specialty |  Restorative Dentistry | About this program | Apply now...
Restorative Dentistry is the area of dentistry that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases or trauma to teeth. Treatment focuses primarily on restoring teeth from dental caries (tooth decay), trauma, and tooth wear.
Specialty |  Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology | About this program | Apply now...
Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology AKA (Dental and Maxillofacial Radiology) is that specialty of Dentistry concerned with performance and interpretation of diagnostic imaging used for examining the craniofacial, dental and adjacent structures.
Specialty |  Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery | About this program | Apply now...
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) specializes in treating many diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the Oral (mouth) and Maxillofacial (jaws and face) region.
Specialty |  Oral & Maxillofacial pathology | About this program | Apply now...
The specialty oral and maxillofacial pathology is concerned with diagnosis and study of the causes and effects of diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial region. It is sometimes considered to be a specialty of dentistry and pathology.
Specialty |  Oral Medicine | About this program | Apply now...
Oral Medicine is a specialty focused on the mouth and nearby structures. It lies at the interface between medicine and dentistry.
Specialty |  Orthodontics | About this program | Apply now...
Orthodontics is a specialty that deals primarily with the diagnosis, prevention and correction of malpositioned teeth and the jaws.
Specialty |  Pediatric Dentistry | About this program | Apply now...
Pediatric Dentistry is the branch of dentistry dealing with children from birth through adolescence.
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