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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


Practical exercises in direct restorative techniques (Simulation) 15%
Prepare and restore an extracted tooth for one of the following direct restorative options:

  • Option 1: An advanced direct aesthetic restoration of an anterior or a posterior tooth
  • Option 2: A Bulk-fill composite restoration of a posterior tooth

Periodontics 40%

  • Preparation of a case report documenting the assessment, diagnosis and management of a patient with periodontal disease

Endodontics (Simulation) 25%

  • Preparation and obturation of a natural extracted molar tooth

Treatment planning exercises 20%
Complete a structured template on pre-prepared clinical case

  • Treatment planning case 4

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This module is not available as a stand alone course.

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