University of Central Lancashire

Master in Dental Implantology - Máster en Implantología Dental

University of Central Lancashire
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  • Imparte:
  • Modalidad:
    Presencial en Preston
  • Precio:
    Year 1 - £10,540, Year 2 - £20,300, Year 3 - £6,960
  • Comienzo:
    Septiembre 2017
  • Lugar:
    Fylde Road
    Preston (Lancashire) PR4 0RB
    Reino Unido
  • Duración:
    3 Años
  • Idioma:
    El Curso se imparte en Inglés
  • Titulación:
    Dental Implantology, MA
  • Otras Convocatorias:

    Presentación

    Our postgraduate Dental Implantology course provides the busy General Dental Practitioner with a part-time educational route to acquire the skills and knowledge required of a Dentist with Special Interest (DwiSI). Students can choose to study for an MSc or a PGDip.

    Dental Implantology aims to develop a critical understanding and the ability to evaluate the clinical theory, practice and associated research applied to the practice of dental implantology as a mode of referred treatment. Our postgraduate course will provide you with the opportunities to apply the clinical theory, practice and associated research in the provision of dental implantology within the primary care setting. This course focuses on contemporary practice, teaching evidence-based principles and systems to ensure an optimal outcome for the patient and practitioner.

    Requisitos

    Applicants admitted onto the course will meet the following requirements:

    Be qualified as a Dental Surgeon and have a licence to practice dentistry
    Be registered with the General Dental Council (or equivalent)
    Be in professional practice or have a hospital appointment for a minimum of two years
    Be registered with a Defence Union - possessing indemnity insurance with cover at an appropriate level.
    Possess indemnity insurance with cover at an appropriate level
    Possess a current certificate of immunisation against communicable disease (Hepatitis B)
    Have sufficient competency in English language (IELTS Level 7 or equivalent). Competency may be demonstrated by qualification, accreditation of prior learning or separate University assessment.

    Applicants must provide evidence of their IELTS Level 7 certificate (or equivalent), GDC Certificate and Indemnity Insurance by either uploading a copy upon on-line application or providing a copy with their completed paper application.

    Programa

    YEAR 1

    Clinical Knowledge of Dental Implantology (20 credits)

    This module introduces foundation topics relating to the safe practice of dental implantology. The module will cover the basic sciences underpinning the clinical aspects of implant treatment and will cover patient examination, treatment planning, complications and case selection.

    Case assessment and treatment planning
    Medico legal implications of implant treatment
    Osseointegration
    Implant design
    Abutment design
    Flap design
    Wound healing
    Minor augmentation, techniques and materials
    Pharmacology and therapeutics
    Radiology in implant dentistry
    Placement protocols
    Loading protocols
    Occlusion Prosthesis design

    Clinical Skills for Dental Implantology (20 credits)

    This module introduces the necessary practical skills required for safe implant treatment within a primary dental care environment. Initially, practical procedures will be demonstrated, supervised and assessed within the UCLan clinical training facility. In addition case presentation and critical case analysis will be undertaken and peer discussion actively encouraged.

    Appraising the Dental Literature (20 credits)

    The module seeks to develop your ability to locate, select and interpret information from a wide variety of published sources related to dentistry and oral health, and to critically evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of the dental literature using objective methodologies.

    YEAR 2

    Clinical Practice of Dental Implantology (60 credits)

    This module introduces further practical skills required for effective implant treatment. The module will introduce clinical procedures to be carried out under the supervision of an experienced clinical tutor within the UCLan Dental Clinic. In addition case presentation and critical case analysis of your own patients will be actively encouraged.

    Case selection, treatment planning, patient consent and multi-disciplinary communication
    Implant placement and restoration on patients from UCLan Dental Clinic
    Management of bone and soft tissue defects

    Enhanced Clinical Practice of Dental Implantology (20 credits)

    This module introduces further practical skills required for effective implant treatment. The module will introduce more advanced clinical procedures to be carried out under the supervision of an experienced clinical tutor within an approved clinical training centre. In addition case presentation and critical case analysis of your own patients will be undertaken and peer discussion actively encouraged.

    Case selection and referral.
    Management of bone defects - major, moderate and minor
    Piezosurgery in block grafting and sinus lift
    Soft tissue augmentation
    Implant placement and restoration on patients

    Evidence Based Dentistry (20 credits)

    The module seeks to develop your skills in order to plan, undertake and present the findings of a dental or oral health related research project.

    YEAR 3

    Dentistry Professional Project (60 credits)

    The Professional Project will form a major component in the final year of the Masters programme. You will be expected to take responsibility for designing, conducting and analysing the results of a substantial investigation, which will make a contribution to the discipline under scrutiny. You will be encouraged to adopt a balanced perspective as you analyse the research material. The project will be written up in the agreed Masters degree format. You will also be encouraged to write a short article suitable for submission for presentation at appropriate conference and where possible for publication in a specialty related journal. This will provide you with an opportunity to develop a professional writing style and to achieve publication.

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