Residents practice clinical dentistry at the pediatric dentistry clinic located in the Houston Medical Center Building (HMC), 6655 Travis St., Suite 460. The clinic includes laboratory area available for fabrication of space maintainers, and two quiet rooms. Outside rotations during the first year include pediatric medicine and general anesthesia, each of one-month duration. Each first-year resident is teamed with a second-year resident for emergency coverage and general anesthesia cases at Memorial Hermann Hospital -- the university's affiliate hospital.
During the second year, residents spend additional time on outside rotations in Hemophilia Clinic, Cleft Palate Clinic and at The University of Texas School of Dentistry Predoctoral Clinic. Second-year residents who are not on an outside rotation participates in the outpatient pediatric dentistry clinic at HMC.