cod. 1002834

Academic year 2018/19
5° year of course - First semester
Academic discipline
Malattie odontostomatologiche (MED/28)
Discipline odontoiatriche e radiologiche
Type of training activity
28 hours
of face-to-face activities
4 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit

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 pathophysiology of surgical wound
2 treatment plan
3 surgical principles
4 gengivectomy, distal wedge
5 MWF, palatal flaps
6 bone resective surgery
7 crown lengthening
8 plastic periodontal surgery 1
9 plastic periodontal surgery 2
10 periodontal regeneration 1
11 periodontal regeneration 2
12 furcation involvement and endo-perio lesions
13 periosontal support therapy

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
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Teaching methods

Lectures, clinical case discussion, hands-on training

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam, practical skills evaluation, grading of the participation to teaching activities, MCQ

Other information

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