Students undertake clinical care of patients at Sydney Dental Hospital and the Westmead Centre for Oral Health, Westmead under supervision. Experience is gained in diagnosis, treatment planning and prognosis and in non-surgical and surgical periodontal therapy. Regular case presentations are utilised for students to present cases for discussion.
4 to 6 x half day clinics weekly and 1 x 2 hr case presentations monthly
Oral case presentations and written case reports (formative). End of year examination.
Lindhe, Karring and Lang (2008) Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (5th ed.).
(DENT5401 and DENT5402 and DENT5403) or DENT6326Co-requisites
DENT5405 and DENT5406