Faculty of Oral & Dental Medicine
Pediatric & Community Dentistry Department
Curriculum of Pediatric Dentistry (Doctorate Degree)2013/2014
I- Pediatric dentistry:-
1- Acquired and developmental disturbances of teeth and oral structures.
2- Congenital genetic disorders and syndromes.
3- Eruption of teeth-Local and systemic factors.
4- Morphology, chronology and occlusion of primary teeth. 5- Examination, diagnosis and treatment planning
6- Behaviour Modification of child patient.
a- Psychological approach.
b- Pharmacological approach.
c- Conscious sedation.
7- Local anesthesia for the child patient.
8- General anesthesia for the child patient.
9- Operative dentistry for children.
10- Dental Materials in pediatric dentistry.
11- Radiographic techniques for children.
II- Preventive Dentistry:-
1-Caries risk assessment.
2-New strategies in competing dental caries:
b- Mechanical & chemical approach for controlling dental plaque.
c-Approaches for increasing tooth resistance.
d-Role of fluorides in prevention of dental caries.
- Types of epidemiology
- Types of studies
2- Epidemiology of dental caries.