cod. 1004302

Academic year 2017/18
5° year of course - First semester
Academic discipline
Malattie odontostomatologiche (MED/28)
Tirocini formativi e di orientamento
Type of training activity
24 hours
of face-to-face activities
2 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit
in - - -

Integrated course unit module: PERIODONTOLOGY

Learning objectives

AIM: acquire knowledge and practical skills to manage periodontal surgery at a basic level and refer to collegues the advanced cases.
The student at the end of the course should:
- have knowledge of periodontal surgery
- be competent at basic periodontal surgery


Dental Hygiene, Dental Materials, Periodontology (4th year)

Course unit content

The course offers a critical appraisal of the scientific basis and operative procedures aimed at periodontal surgical therapy.

Full programme

1 gingival surgery
2 mucogingival surgery
3 osseous surgery
4 furcation theraphy
5 resective surgery
6 periodontal reconstruction / regeneration
7 periodontal plastic surgery

Periodontal topics of the previous courses of Dental Hygiene, Periodontology, Dental Materials are part of the program of the present course


edizione inglese
Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry - 6th edition
J Lindhe, N.P Lang
2015, Wiley
ISBN 978-1-4051-6099-5
edizione italiana
Parodontologia clinica e implantologia orale, Quinta Edizione J Lindhe, N.P Lang, T Karring
2010, Edi-Ermes
ISBN 978-8-8705-1328-8

Teaching methods

Lectures, clinical case discussion, hands-on training

Assessment methods and criteria

Esame orale, practical skills evaluation, grading of the participation to teaching activities, MCQ

Other information

Practical skills and knowledge of the courses of Dental Hygiene, Dental Materials and Periodontology (4th year) are required