This unit is designed to further familiarise students with the important aspects of orthodontic clinical set-up and basic clinical skills. Students will be trained to undertake basic clinical procedures, including orthodontic bracket bonding, removable appliance placement and bonded appliances cementation. At this stage, the students also obtain basic skills in proceeding with correct treatment sequences.
4x7hr clinic training and 1x6hr workshop/wk.
Written examination, Viva voce, Wire bending examination
Notes will be distributed in class.
(DENT5160 and DENT5161) or DENT6226