90 Credits ACADEMIC YEAR

Cannot be taken with: DEN611, DEN612
Pre-requisites: BDS or equivalent and at least 2 years experience in General Dentistry.

CDH609, CDH610, DEN613

CDH609 CDH610 DEN613


Aims/Description: This module will provide the clinical experience to achieve the key skills of a specialist in orthodontics, including the diagnosis, treatment planning and management of patients with moderate-to-severe occlusal anomalies. By the end of the module the student will be proficient at all the tasks necessary for the successful completion of specialist orthodontic treatment, including obtaining accurate orthodontic records, communicating with patients and their parents about orthodontic treatment, adjusting orthodontic appliances, monitoring of orthodontic treatment progress, as well as clinical orthodontic problem solving and treatment planning.

Restrictions on availability: None

Staff Contact: Claire Wood
Teaching Methods: Clinical work
Assessment: Classroom Testing

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