Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

DEA-610 Specialty Dentistry (4.50)

Presents the specialty areas of dentistry including: endodontics, periodontics, orthodontics, oral surgery, pediatric dentistry and geriatric dentistry. Includes procedures, instruments and current concepts for assisting in these areas. Includes expanded functions: dry socket medication, periodontal dressings and pulp vitality testing. Also includes psychological considerations in dentistry. Credits: 4.5, Hours: (4/1/0/0), Prereq: DEA-517, DEN-100, DEN-110, DEN-120; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B