Dento-alveolar Surgery 2 (DENT6214)

UNIT OF STUDY

The particular clinical skills relate to the examination and investigation of common oral-facial clinical problems - elective and emergency,construction of an appropriate management plan for common Oral Surgery patients. Undertake specialist examination techniques applicable to Oral surgery conditions, including endoscopic techniques, and apply as well as evaluate the results of head and neck imaging techniques. Core areas relate to: treatment of intra-oral benign and cystic lesionsof hard and soft tissues; management of benign salivary gland disease by intra-oral techniques and familiarity with the diagnosis and treatment of other salivary gland diseases; insertion of osseointegrated dental implants including bone augmentation and soft tissue management; management of adults and children as in-patients, including medicallyat-risk patients.

Further unit of study information

Classes

1x1hr lect and 1x1hr tut and 3hr clinical sessions

Assessment

Clinical assessment (50%), Assignment (50%)

Textbooks

Alling, CC, JF Helfrick, and RD Alling. Impacted Teeth. Philadelphia: WB Saunders Co, 1993.

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites

DENT5204 and DENT6212 and DENT6213 and DENT6010

Corequisites

DENT5207 and DENT6218 and DENT6011

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.