DESSĀ 7210. Clinical Periodontal Therapy. 1 cr. hr.

Exposes the student, in a more specific and in-depth manner to the fundamental information that was covered in earlier courses. Discusses the diagnosis, pathogenesis and treatment of periodontal diseases. Students learn the principles, indications, contraindications and techniques for each periodontal surgical procedure and appropriate follow-up care. An emphasis will be placed on recognizing appropriate case selection and acceptable end pints of therapy.