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Advanced Restorative Procedures

Course Type
Postgraduate, Continuing professional development, Module

This module is designed for distance learning to enable students to demonstrate advanced understanding and clinical skill in the following subject areas:

  • Advanced aesthetic techniques using direct composite
  • Periodontal plastic surgery
  • Crown lengthening surgery
  • Molar endodontics
  • The minimally invasive management of missing teeth 

Some module content will also be delivered at two face-to-face residential courses and will provide teaching and/or practical simulation experience in the following module 5 subject areas:

  • Direct restorative techniques
  • Periodontics
  • Endodontics
  • Treatment planning

20 credits

Module Attendance Required
Distance learning. Two one-week residential courses.

Module Dates
Year 2: February - May


  1. Periodontics 40%
    Preparation of a case report documenting the assessment, diagnosis and management of a patient with periodontal disease.
  2. Endodontics (Simulation) 30%
    Preparation and obturation of a natural extracted molar tooth.
  3. Simulation (XLA tooth) Anterior composite (Layers) or Posterior (Bulk-fill/Stain) 30%
    Preparation of a carious tooth and using a bulk filling technique or layering an anterior tooth.

Academics involved in the delivery of this module

Stand Alone Course
This module is not available as a stand alone course.