PERI 322   Periodontology I

Cr: 1 (1 Lec.)   Prerequisite PERI 321

The course aims to provide a thorough education in periodontics for an improved understanding of periodontal diseases. The course will cover the recognition and understanding of the clinical manifestations of periodontal pocket, trauma from occlusion  and their significant role in periodontal disease progression. In addition it covers the prognosis and comprehensive treatment plan of various forms of periodontal disease. It also focuses on the clinical features of various forms of periodontal diseases with emphasis on  rationales and principles of non-surgical therapeutic modalities.