Courses

ORTH 616. Biomechanics. 2 Hours.

PR: Consent. Design and function of the teeth and their surrounding structures, and response of these tissues to orthodontic procedures.

ORTH 617. Orthodontic Technique. 2 Hours.

PR: Consent. Laboratory course in techniques related to fabrication and manipulation of orthodontic appliances.

ORTH 618. Orthodontic Materials. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. Physical properties of materials used in orthodontic appliances.

ORTH 619. Orthodontic Diagnosis. 1-3 Hours.

PR: Consent. Seminar-type class on technique of patient examination, acquiring diagnostic records, and analyzing and correlating this information to the treatment of clinical problems.

ORTH 620. Cephalometrics. 1-3 Hours.

PR: Consent. Use of radiographic cephalometry in studying growth of the human face, analysis of dentofacial malformations, and evaluation of orthodontic treatment.

ORTH 621. Orthodontic Mechanics. 1-4 Hours.

Seminar and laboratory course on basic orthodontic mechanical properties.

ORTH 623. Growth and Development. 1-5 Hours.

PR: Consent. Seminar-type course on normal and abnormal growth of the human head and its application to orthodontics.

ORTH 625A. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625B. Orthododontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625C. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-6 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625D. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625E. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625F. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625G. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discusses.

ORTH 625H. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625I. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625J. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625K. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625L. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625M. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625N. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625O. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625P. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625Q. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625R. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625S. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625T. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625U. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625V. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625W. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625X. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625Y. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 625Z. Orthodontic Seminar. 1-8 Hours.

PR: Consent. Discussions including all branches of dental science, with special emphasis on the orthodontic interest. Assigned topics and articles in the literature discussed.

ORTH 626. Orthodontic Clinic. 1-12 Hours.

PR: ORTH 616 and ORTH 617. Clinical treatment of selected patients.

ORTH 627. Surgical Orthodontics. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. Diagnosis and treatment of patients that require surgical orthodontic treatment.

ORTH 628. Early Orthodontic Treatment. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. Diagnosis and treatment of young patients that require early orthodontic and orthopedic treatment.

ORTH 629. Orthodontic Patient Management. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. Addresses the skills needed to effectively manage an orthodontic practice.

ORTH 630. Craniofacial Anomalies. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. Diagnosis and treatment of patients presented with craniofacial anomalies.

ORTH 631. Journal Club. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. Review of literature in the orthodontic journals.

ORTH 632. Dentofacial Orthopedics. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. Detailed study of the variety of appliances and their respective modalities in orthodontic treatment.

ORTH 633. Orthodontics-Periodontics Seminar. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. A series of seminars on the diagnosis and treatment of oral conditions requiring interdisciplinary care by the specialties of periodontics and orthodontics.

ORTH 690. Teaching Practicum. 1-3 Hours.

PR: Consent. Supervised practice in college teaching of dentistry. Note: This course is intended to insure that graduate teaching assistants are adequately prepared and supervised when they are given college teaching responsibility. It also provides a mechanism for students not on assistantships to gain teaching experience.

ORTH 691. Advanced Topics. 1-6 Hours.

PR: Consent. Investigation of advanced topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses.

ORTH 692. Directed Study. 1-6 Hours.

Directed study, reading, and/or research.

ORTH 693. Special Topics. 1-6 Hours.

A study of contemporary topics selected from recent developments in the field.

ORTH 694. Seminar. 1-6 Hours.

Special seminars arranged for advanced graduate students.

ORTH 695. Independent Study. 1-6 Hours.

Faculty supervised study of topics not available through regular course offerings.

ORTH 696. Graduate Seminar. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. Each graduate student will present at least one seminar to the assembled faculty and graduate student body of his or her program.

ORTH 697. Research. 1-15 Hours.

PR: Consent. Research activities leading to thesis, problem report, research paper or equivalent scholarly project, or a dissertation. (Grading may be S/U.).

ORTH 716. Craniofacial Growth and Maturation. 1 Hour.

PR: Consent. The current concepts of craniofacial growth and maturation are presented and integrated for application to clinical problems.