30 Credits SPRING

Pre-requisites: BDS or equivalent non-UK dental professional qualification from an approved institution and at least two years experience in general dentistry


Aims/Description: This module will develop knowledge and an in-depth understanding of the effect that loss of teeth has on function, aesthetics and the patient's psychological well-being. Students will develop an in-depth and critical understanding of the different restorative methods available for the restoration of function and aesthetics of a partial dentition in a predictable and durable manner. Students will develop the necessary skills to establish a diagnosis, prognosis and treatment strategy for the management of the partially dentate patient.

Restrictions on availability: no

Staff Contact: Dr Nicolas Martin
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Laboratory work, Independent Study,
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work, Presentation

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Clinical Dentistry):

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Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK