The National Program "Specialist in Prosthetics" of the German Society for Prosthetic Dentistry and Biomaterials (German: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Prothetische Zahnmedizin und Biomaterialen - short: DGPro) can be attended in certificed institutions across Germany.
With its facilities and staff, the Department of Prosthodontics at Tuebingen University Clinic is a national and international well known institution for dental education.
The 3- to 4- year program aims to provide participants with a superior level of theoretical knowledge, scientific background and practical experience in all fields of conventional and implant dentistry with an emphasis put on prosthetic and restorative dentistry as well as implantology.
After a successful attendence of the programm the participant is allowed for a final examination as a „Specialist in Prosthetics“ at the German Association for Prosthetic Dentistry and Biomaterials(DGPro).
While the patient treatment is a major part of the program a sufficient German language is mandatory for the participants, besides other prerequisites.