DHG 161 Periodontics I

Credits: 2.00

This course covers the study of the microscopic and clinical aspects of the normal and diseased periodontal tissues. Utilizing the knowledge of normal tissues, the student will learn to recognize the changes that occur in periodontal disease at the clinical and microscopic level. Students will apply this background knowledge to classify periodontal disease using the American Academy of Periodontology Classification System. PREREQUISITE(S): All first semester courses in the Dental Hygiene Program of Study CO-REQUISITE(S): DHG 151 - Preventive Oral Health Services II (Clinic) DHG 152 - Preventive Oral Health Services II (Seminar)

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Last Updated: 03/01/2016