• Course Code: DENT510
  • Credits: 1
  • Hours Distribution: (1 Lec)
  • Course Type: Faculty Elective (Fac. Ele.)

Course Description

The course discuss the anatomy of the head and neck emphasizing the anatomy of the TMJ and muscles of mastication. It gives an overview of the theory and principles of orofacial pain. It focuses on acquisition of clinical skills in evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of TMD and orofacial pain disorders. By the end of the course the student would have a wide knowledge to conclude the differential diagnosis of odontogenic and non-odontogenic orofacial pain and the different ways for their management.