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.).
Comprehensive knowledge in all aspects of General Dentistry, particularly in Restorative Dentistry and Oral Rehabilitation
(DENT5404 and DENT5405 and DENT5406) or DENT6327Co-requisites
DENT5408 and DENT5409Prohibitions
physical and/or mental impairments jeopardizing performance of safe clinical dentistry and safety/health of patients and staff.