Subject: Dentistry
Credit units: 5
Offered: Term 1 and 2
Weekly hours: 1 Lecture hours and 3 Clinical Service hours
College: Dentistry
Department: Dentistry (Dean's Office)


A lecture/seminar/clinic course designed to enable students to become competent in periodontal diagnosis and to develop the clinical skills necessary to perform periodontal therapy within the context of a comprehensive dental treatment plan. In term 2, the interrelationship of periodontics to other disciplines is emphasized and a review of current aspects of the periodontal scientific literature is undertaken.

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