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DHY:154Periodontics I2

Periodontics I is the study of the healthy periodontium and an introduction to gingival conditions and diseases. Acquired soft and hard deposits, the microbiology, and the etiologic factors of periodontal diseases are covered in depth. Methods of basic oral physiotherapy are introduced. Prerequisites: BIO 203, BIO 207, BIO 208, CHM 101; Current CPR-Basic Life Support with AED Certification, Reading Proficiency.