Interdisciplinary Interfaces

The course aims to introduce students to the multidisciplinary treatment planning by emphasizing on the importance of the relationship between Periodontology and other dental specialties in comprehensive patient care. Topics covered include relevant restorative and occlusal considerations when treating periodontal patients and placing dental implants or managing combined endodontic-periodontal lesions. Other topics related to periodontal-orthodontic interrelationship and the association between periodontal diseases and different systemic disease are also covered.