Orthodontics for the Pediatric Dentists

Orthodontics for Pediatric Dentists is an intensive didactic course on the presentation and features of malocclusion and abnormalities of tooth position and eruption.  The course will provide knowledge about the use of appliances in interceptive orthodontics and space maintenance.  The course will also identify the role of the pediatric dentist as part of the multidisciplinary team in the management of cleft lip and palate.  The diagnosis and the provision of effective dental treatment for children with cleft lip and palate will be discussed.  The basic principles for the care of children with craniofacial anomalies including the surgical orthodontic and restorative management will be also discussed.