Oral Medicine (ORAL MED)

ORAL MED 208  Oral Diseases  (3 Units)  Winter  

Instructor(s): Alessandro Villa

Prerequisite(s): Completion of courses in basic general pathology and oral pathology.

Restrictions: Enrollment in a graduate academic or postgraduated professional program or permission of instructor.

Activities: Lecture

This course updates, expands and applies the student's knowledge of diseases affecting the oral soft tissues, jaws and salivary glands to improve their skills in clinical decision making through analysis of clinical cases and histological specimens in an interactive format.

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  • School: Graduate Division
  • Department: Oral And Craniofacial Sciences MS Program
  • May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
  • Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No
  • Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
  • Graduate Division course: Yes
  • Is this a web-based online course? No
  • Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
  • May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
  • Repeat course for credit? No

ORAL MED 489  Clinical Oral Medicine  (2.5-14 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Alessandro Villa

Prerequisite(s): None.

Restrictions: Enrollment in the postgraduate oral medicine program.

Activities: Clinical

This clinical course provides comprehensive experience in treating oral medicine conditions. Students learn to apply knowledge of history-taking and differential diagnosis, utilize various diagnostic techniques such as biopsy, cytology and certain clinical pathology laboratory tests; interpret results, prescribe treatment and follow up. Expectations shift as student advances.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Orofacial Sciences
  • May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
  • Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No
  • Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
  • Graduate Division course: No
  • Is this a web-based online course? No
  • Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
  • May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
  • Repeat course for credit? Yes