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Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry

Curriculum

FIRST YEAR

Semester Course Course # Division Credits
Summer G1 Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 3
  Introduction to Cephalometrics 772 Ortho 1
  Digital Orthodontics 750 Ortho 1
  Principles of Orthodontics 753 Ortho 2
  Total Hours 7
Fall G1 Craniofacial Dev & Growth 603 DentEd 1
  Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 4
  Biology of Tooth Movement (even Falls) 759 Ortho (1)
  Mechanics of Ortho Materials (odd Falls) 577 Biomaterials (1)
  Foundations of Orthodontics I 757 Ortho 1
  Principles of Occlusal Development 770 Ortho 1
  Research Methods in Grad Oral Health Sci 610 DentEd 1
  Intro to Master's Thesis Research 755 Ortho 1
  Orthodontic Techniques (F) 761 Ortho 1
  History of Orthodontics 756 Ortho 1
  Total Hours (12)
Winter G1 Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 4
  Research in Orthodontics 766 Ortho 1
  Orthognathic Surgery 754 Ortho 2
  Orthodontic Techniques (W) 761 Ortho 1
  Neural Basis of Oral & Facial Function 602 DentEd 1
  Molecular Biology in Clinical Dentistry 612 DentEd 1
  Imaging in Orthodontics 783 Ortho 1
  Advanced Topics in Orofacial Function 860 Restorative 1
  Surgical Anatomy 555 Ant/OMFS n/a
  Cephalometric Superimposition n/a Ortho n/a
  Treatment in Progress 781 Ortho 1
  Orthodontic Biomechanics 769 Ortho 1
  Total Hours 14
Sp/Su G1 Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 2
  Orthodontic Techniques 761 Ortho 1
  Seminar in Orthodontics 762 Ortho 1
  Adolescent Psychology 771 Ortho 1
  Research in Orthodontics 766 Ortho 1
  Treatment in Progress 781 Ortho 1
  Orthodontic Biomechanics 769 Ortho 1
  Journal Review 765 Ortho 1
  Treatment with Removable Clear Aligners 752 Ortho 1
  Total Hours 10

SECOND YEAR

Semester Course Course # Division Credits
Fall G2 Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 2
  Biology of Tooth Movement (even Falls) 759 Ortho (1)
  Mechanics of Ortho Materials (odd Falls) 577 Biomaterials (1)
  Tx. of Dentally Compromised Patient (F) 764 Ortho 1
  Advanced Dx. & Tx. Planning (F) 773 Ortho 1
  Mx. of Children with Craniofacial Anomalies 778 Ortho 2
  Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology 614 DentEd 1
  Research in Orthodontics 766 Ortho 1
  Treatment in Progress 781 Ortho 1
  Mehodology & Problems in Clinical Research 777 Ortho 1
  Total Hours (11)
Winter G2 Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 2
  Research in Orthodontics 766 Ortho 1
  Tx. Dentally Compromised Patient (W) 764 Ortho 1
  Advanced Dx. & Tx. Planning (W) 773 Ortho 1
  ABO Prep/Review 780 Ortho 1
  Management of Temporomandibular Disorders 782 Ortho 1
  Treatment in Progress 781 Ortho 1
  Methodology & Problems in Clinical Research 777 Ortho 1
  Total Hours 9
Sp/Su G2 Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 5
  Research in Orthodontics 766 Ortho 2
  Practice Management 779 Ortho 2
  Treatment in Progress 781 Ortho 1
  Journal Review 765 Ortho 1
  Total Hours 11

THIRD YEAR

Semester Course Course # Division Credits
Fall G3 Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 5
  Research in Orthodontics 766 Ortho 2
  Practice Management 779 Ortho 2
  Treatment in Progress 781 Ortho 1
  Total Hours 11
Winter G3 Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 5
  Research in Orthodontics 766 Ortho 4
  Treatment in Progress 781 Ortho 1
  Total Hours 10
Spring G3 Clinical Orthodontics 760 Ortho 3
  Research in Orthodontics 766 Ortho 2
  Treatment in Progress 781 Ortho 1
  Total Hours 6