This unit is designed to teach students how to combine and integrate various orthodontic techniques and apply them to resolving complicated orthodontic problems. The students are taught to treat malocclusions using various techniques including combined mechanisms consisting of different techniques that are suitable for the specific case. The hybrid mechanism, which combines various bracket systems to achieve maximum effects, is also an important treatment philosophy that the students are required to further learn and use in clinic.
5x7hr clinic training/wk.
1x1hr viva (50%) and 1x3hr written exam (50%)
Notes will be distributed in class.
(DENT5169 and DENT5170) or DENT6229