DESSĀ 7319. Junior Honors Clinical Practicum in Periodontics. 1-2 cr. hrs.

Exposes the students, in more specific and in-depth manner to periodontal surgical procedures. Focuses on different surgical procedures and incorporate evidence based dentistry in the treatment planning and end point of therapy. Literature review and journal club will be included in the course with emphasis on current literature and surgical technique. Students also have the chance to learn more and possibly participate in more complex periodontal procedures. Allows for the possibility of discussing research ideas and research projects. Prereq: Cons. of the course dir. and the academic dean.