KULLIYYAH OF DENTISTRY

KULLIYYAH OF DENTISTRY

Orthodontics

Orthodontics



Background

Orthodontic course emphasizes the basic concepts and principles of orthodontics including diagnosis and treatment planning to enable the student to recognize a developing malocclusion and be confident to deal with the problem or refer for appropriate specialist treatment at the correct.


Objectives

  • To understand the role of orthodontics in overall patient care.
  • To recognise the developing malocclusion.
  • To understand the appropriate timing of interventions and the treatment to be rendered.
  • To justify and rationalize orthodontic treatment plans.
  • To understand the designs of removable appliances and its treatment procedures and limitations.
  • To be updated with treatment techniques and its limitations.