Patient-Centered Care (PT CN CARE)

PT CN CARE 101C  Community Clinics Externship Course  (8 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Gurrinder S AtwalGurrinder S Atwal also teaches: PT CN CARE 130SP

Prerequisite(s): PCC 130WI, PCC 130SP

Restrictions: 4th year dental student

Activities: Clinical, Project, Web work

This course provides students an opportunity to advance their clinical practice ability while engaging an important group of patients in a community clinic. Students will be integrated into an oral health care delivery team in an underserved community, providing primary dental care to a diverse patient pool, including individuals who are healthy and sick, young and old.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 102A  Clinical Fixed Prosthodontics and Implants I  (1 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Natalie B HastingsNatalie B Hastings also teaches: PT CN CARE 102CD, PT CN CARE 102B, Rishabh P AcharyaRishabh P Acharya also teaches: PT CN CARE 108A, PT CN CARE 108CD

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D3

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic and simulation courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and provision of fixed prosthodontic care as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care. This includes onlays, crowns, bridges, and implant restorations.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 102B  Clinical Fixed Prosthodontics and Implants I  (1.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring  

Instructor(s): Natalie B HastingsNatalie B Hastings also teaches: PT CN CARE 102CD, PT CN CARE 102A, Rishabh P AcharyaRishabh P Acharya also teaches: PT CN CARE 108A, PT CN CARE 108CD

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: ID3

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic and simulation courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and provision of fixed prosthodontic care as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care. This includes onlays, crowns, bridges, and implant restorations.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 102CD  Clinical Fixed Prosthondontics and Implants II  (1 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Natalie B HastingsNatalie B Hastings also teaches: PT CN CARE 102A, PT CN CARE 102B, Rishabh P AcharyaRishabh P Acharya also teaches: PT CN CARE 108A, PT CN CARE 108CD

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D4 or ID4

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will continue to apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic, simulation, and early clinical courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and provision of fixed prosthodontic care as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care. This includes onlays, crowns, bridges, and implant restorations.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 103A  Clinical Orthodontic Rotation  (1 Units)  Fall, Summer  

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: DDS 3rd year student

Activities: Seminar, Clinical, Independent Study, Web work

In this course, you will learn why patients seek orthodontic treatment, how to identify malocclusions, how to work up a patient for orthodontic treatment, basic treatment modalities, when to refer, and how orthodontics interfaces with general dentistry, as well as dental and medical specialties.

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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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 103B  Clinical Orthodontic Rotation  (1 Units)  Winter  

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: IDP 3rd year student

Activities: Seminar, Clinical, Independent Study, Web work

In this course, you will learn why patients seek orthodontic treatment, how to identify malocclusions, how to work up a patient for orthodontic treatment, basic treatment modalities, when to refer, and how orthodontics interfaces with general dentistry, as well as dental and medical specialties.\r\n

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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? No

PT CN CARE 104A  Management &Treatment of Periodontal Diseases I  (1 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: DDS 3rd year student

Activities: Clinical, Workshop

In this course, students will apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic and simulation courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and non-surgical management of periodontal disease as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care.

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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

PT CN CARE 104B  Management &Treatment of Periodontal Diseases I  (2 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Prerequisite(s): None

Restrictions: Enrolled as ID3 students.

Activities: Lecture, Clinical, Workshop

In this course, students will apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic and simulation courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and non-surgical management of periodontal disease as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care.

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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

PT CN CARE 104CD  Management and Treatment of Periodontal Diseases II  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Prerequisite(s): Satisfactory academic standing and successful completion of PCC 138.01 or consent of instructor.

Restrictions: D4/ID4

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will continue to apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic, simulation, and early clinical courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and non-surgical management of periodontal disease as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care.

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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

PT CN CARE 105AB  Clinical Pediatric Dentistry Rotation I  (2 Units)  Winter, Spring  

Instructor(s): Ling Zhan, Ray E Stewart

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: Restricted to IDP and DDS 3rd year students.

Activities: Clinical, Lab science

In this third-year course, students will take patient histories, determine if there is a need to modify treatment based on medical or behavioral history, formulate treatment plans, and perform basic dental treatment for pediatric patients including oral evaluations, dental prophylaxis, sealants, and restorative care. Some students may also perform pulp therapy, extractions, or space maintenance.

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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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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

PT CN CARE 105CD  Clinical Pediatric Dentistry Rotation II  (2 Units)  Fall, Summer  

Instructor(s): Ling Zhan, Ray E Stewart

Prerequisite(s): PCC 136AB

Restrictions: IDP and DDS 4th year students

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will take patient histories, determine if there is a need to modify treatment based on medical or behavioral history, formulate treatment plans, and perform basic dental treatment for pediatric patients including oral evaluations, dental prophylaxis, sealants, and restorative care. Some students may also perform pulp therapy, extractions, or space maintenance. Students will also observe complex pediatric dental care for infants and behaviorally challenged children.

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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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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

PT CN CARE 106AD  Clinical Oral Medicine Rotation  (1.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Caroline Helene Shiboski, Kyle B Jones, Sivappiriyai Veluppillai, Ava J Wu, Alessandro Villa

Prerequisite(s): none\r\n

Restrictions: Third year dental students and fourth year IDP dental students.

Activities: Seminar, Clinical

Students shadow oral medicine faculty/residents/attendings to become familiar with the most common oral conditions, participating in patient intakes and workups and establishing differential diagnoses, working alongside postgraduate residents in Oral Medicine. They participate in various tests and procedures including clinical testing of microbial cultures, exfoliative cytology, and soft tissue biopsies.

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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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 107A  Clinical Endodontics I  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Eric Wong

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D3

Activities: Seminar, Clinical

In this course, students will apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic and simulation courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and provision of non-surgical endodontic procedures as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care. This includes non-surgical root canal therapy and emergency management such as pulpectomies and pulpotomies.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 107B  Clinical Endodontics I  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring  

Instructor(s): Eric Wong

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: ID3

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic and simulation courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and provision of non-surgical endodontic procedures as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care. This includes non-surgical root canal therapy and emergency management such as pulpectomies and pulpotomies.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 107CD  Clinical Endodontics II  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Eric Wong

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D4/ID4

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will continue to apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic, simulation, and early clinical courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and provision of non-surgical endodontic procedures as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care. This includes non-surgical root canal therapy and emergency management such as pulpectomies and pulpotomies.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 108A  Clinical Removable Prosthodontics I  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Rishabh P AcharyaRishabh P Acharya also teaches: PT CN CARE 108CD, PT CN CARE 108B

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D3

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic and simulation courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and provision of removable prosthodontic care as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care. This includes interim dentures, removable partial dentures, and complete dentures. \r\n

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 108B  Clinical Removable Prosthodontics I  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring  

Instructor(s): Rishabh P AcharyaRishabh P Acharya also teaches: PT CN CARE 108A, PT CN CARE 108CD

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: ID3

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will apply the knowledge and skills gained in didactic and simulation courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and provision of removable prosthodontic care as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care. This includes interim dentures, removable partial dentures, and complete dentures.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 108CD  Clinical Removable Prosthodontics II  (1 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Rishabh P AcharyaRishabh P Acharya also teaches: PT CN CARE 108A, PT CN CARE 108B

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D4/ID4

Activities: Clinical

In this course, students will continue applying the knowledge and skills gained in didactic and simulation courses to provide supervised direct patient care in the diagnosis, treatment planning, and provision of removable prosthodontic care as part of the patient’s overall comprehensive dental care. This includes interim dentures, removable partial dentures, and complete dentures.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 109A  Clinical Oral Surgery Rotation I  (2.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: Third year DDS student.

Activities: Seminar, Clinical, Workshop

A well-rounded general dentist has strong abilities to evaluate a patient’s medical risk for elective and urgent dental care and identify higher-risk patients who require hospital based dental care or special needs. In this course, students participate in various clinical experiences to augment their understanding of hospital dentistry.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery
  • 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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 109B  Clinical Oral Surgery Rotation I  (1 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring  

Instructor(s): Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: Third year IDP Dentistry Student

Activities: Clinical

A well-rounded general dentist has strong abilities to evaluate a patient’s medical risk for elective and urgent dental care and identify which oral surgery procedures are within the scope of a general dentist and which should be referred. In this course, students participate in various clinical experiences to augment their understanding of oral and maxillofacial surgery, hospital dentistry, and physical diagnosis, providing exposure to some of the hospital-based domains of dentistry.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery
  • 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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 109CD  Clinical Oral Surgery Rotation II  (4.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133

Prerequisite(s): PCC 109A or 109B

Restrictions: fourth year dental students

Activities: Seminar, Clinical

Building upon the foundation of knowledge and skills attained in PCC 109A, students will perform basic oral surgical procedures within the scope of a general dentist, and identify when to refer patients for specialty care. This course will also reinforce patient evaluation, medical risk assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, and local anesthesia technique.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery
  • 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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 111  Principles of Interprofessional Practice I  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring  

Instructor(s): Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D1

Activities: Project, Web work, Workshop

Contemporary health care involves teams to provide care to patients with a multitude of complex and chronic medical conditions. This course provides students an opportunity to learn about the roles of various members of the health care team, and how to effectively work in teams with members from other health professions. Specifically, this course includes the first three modules of the Core Principles of Interprofessional Practice for D1 students.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 112  Principles of Interprofessional Practice II  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Spring  

Instructor(s): Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D2 and D3

Activities: Clinical, Project, Web work, Workshop

This course provides students an opportunity to continue learning about the roles of various members of the health care team, and how to effectively work in teams with members from other health professions. Specifically, this course includes the last two modules of the Core Principles of Interprofessional Practice and also the Interprofessional Standardized Patient Exercise.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 113  Principles of Interprofessional Practice I  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring  

Instructor(s): Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: ID3

Activities: Project, Web work, Workshop

Contemporary health care involves teams to provide care to patients with a multitude of complex and chronic medical conditions. This course provides students an opportunity to learn about the roles of various members of the health care team, and how to effectively work in teams with members from other health professions. Specifically, this course includes the first three modules of the Core Principles of Interprofessional Practice for ID3 students.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 114  Principles of Interprofessional Practice II  (0.5 Units)  Fall, Spring  

Instructor(s): Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: IDP4 student

Activities: Clinical, Project, Web work, Workshop

This course provides students an opportunity to continue learning about the roles of various members of the health care team, and how to effectively work in teams with members from other health professions. Specifically, this course includes the last two modules of the Core Principles of Interprofessional Practice and also the Interprofessional Standardized Patient Exercise.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 117  Introduction to Comprehensive Care I  (2 Units)  Fall  

Instructor(s): Gwen Essex

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D1 DDS Student

Activities: Lecture, Seminar, Clinical

In this course, you will learn about infection control, history-taking, prescribing and interpreting radiographs, and developing rapport with your patients. Your learning in this course will be centered on developing the self-reflection skills necessary to practice a changing art and science through regular reflective assignments. These are critical foundational skills upon which students will build in the subsequent courses in the patient-centered care stream.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 118  Introduction to Comprehensive Care II  (2.5 Units)  Winter  

Instructor(s): Gwen Essex

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D1 DDS Student

Activities: Lecture, Seminar, Clinical, Web work

Now that you have learned the basics of creating a safe, professional working environment you will build upon your skills by conducting various patient assessments. With a strong focus on prevention, you will perform an assessment of a classmate-patient’s oral hygiene, caries risk, and gingival condition, and create an individualized home care regimen. This course will also continue to guide the development of self-reflection necessary to maintain skills throughout practice.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 119  Introduction to Comprehensive Care III  (2.5 Units)  Spring  

Instructor(s): Gwen Essex

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D1

Activities: Lecture, Clinical, Web work

The final course in the first-year PCC course provides further experience with electronic health records and tracking patient attainment of suggested self-care skills. Assessments learned prior will be employed in collaboration with an upperclassperson during assisting experiences with clinic patients. Students will also be asked to conduct a self-reflection exercise about their experiences and learning during the 1st year of dental school.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 129  Introduction to Comprehensive Care IV  (16.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring  

Instructor(s): Joel M. WhiteJoel M. White also teaches: RESTOR DEN 199.04, Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133, Yogalakshmi RajendranYogalakshmi Rajendran also teaches: PT CN CARE 132, Gwen Essex, Ramneek Rai

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D2

Activities: Lecture, Seminar, Clinical, Fieldwork, Web work

Students will continue developing their patient care skills, from the new patient visit to establishing continuing care, building on what was learned in the D1 year. This is a longitudinal course that spans three quarters. This is a clinical preparation course where students follow standards of care driven by the electronic health record workflows, provide direct patient care to their classmate patients and treat patients providing new patient visit, needed dental xrays, comprehensive and period

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 130SP  Spring Community-Based Learning Lectures  (0.5 Units)  Spring  

Instructor(s): Gurrinder S AtwalGurrinder S Atwal also teaches: PT CN CARE 101C

Prerequisite(s): All first- and second-year coursework

Restrictions: Third-year dentistry students

Activities: Lecture

This course (PCC130SP) is the second of two lecture courses designed to foster an appreciation for community service and provide an introduction to the externship experience (PCC101C) with emphasis on the social determinants of health and cultural competency in providing dental care to a diverse patient pool.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? Yes
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 130WI  Winter Community-Based Learning Lectures  (0.5 Units)  Winter  

Instructor(s): Michael S Reddy

Prerequisite(s): All first- and second-year coursework

Restrictions: Third-year dentistry students

Activities: Lecture

Through a variety of lectures and assignments, students prepare to provide oral health care at community health centers located in under-served communities. This course (PCC130WI) is the first of two lecture courses designed to foster an appreciation for community service and provide an introduction to the externship experience (PCC101C) with emphasis on the social determinants of health and cultural competency in providing dental care to a diverse patient pool.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? Yes
  • 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? No

PT CN CARE 131  Foundations in General Dentistry I  (4.5 Units)  Summer  

Instructor(s): Melissa Anderson-LinMelissa Anderson-Lin also teaches: PT CN CARE 132, PT CN CARE 133, PT CN CARE 134, Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 133, PT CN CARE 134, Ana I CasalAna I Casal also teaches: PT CN CARE 132, PT CN CARE 133, PT CN CARE 134, Eric Wong, Ling Zhan

Prerequisite(s): None

Restrictions: D3 and ID3 students

Activities: Lecture

In this course, you will continue to build upon foundations of knowledge directly related to the delivery of patient care. You will review core knowledge and learn more advanced concepts in diagnosing, treatment planning, the steps for clinical care, and managing complications in general dentistry, oral and maxillofacial surgery, endodontics, and pediatric dentistry.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 132  Foundations in General Dentistry II  (4.5 Units)  Fall  

Instructor(s): Melissa Anderson-LinMelissa Anderson-Lin also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133, PT CN CARE 134, Fritz Finzen, Yogalakshmi RajendranYogalakshmi Rajendran also teaches: PT CN CARE 133, Ram M Vaderhobli, Ray E Stewart, Mark A. Dellinges, Ana I CasalAna I Casal also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133, PT CN CARE 134

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D3 and ID3

Activities: Lecture

This is the second in a four-course third-year didactic series. In this course, you will continue to review core knowledge and learn more advanced concepts in diagnosing, treatment planning, the steps for clinical care, and managing complications in periodontics, removable and fixed prosthodontics, general dentistry, and pediatric dentistry. Additionally, you will continue to build upon your framework for managing difficult patients utilizing techniques from the behavioral sciences.\r\n

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 133  Foundations in General Dentistry III  (4.5 Units)  Winter  

Instructor(s): Melissa Anderson-LinMelissa Anderson-Lin also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 132, PT CN CARE 134, Caroline Helene Shiboski, Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 134, Yogalakshmi RajendranYogalakshmi Rajendran also teaches: PT CN CARE 132, Ana I CasalAna I Casal also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 132, PT CN CARE 134

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D3 or ID3

Activities: Lecture

This is the third of a four-course third-year didactic series. In this course, you will review core knowledge and learn more advanced concepts in diagnosing, treatment planning, the steps for clinical care, and managing complications in oral medicine, oral and maxillofacial surgery, dental implants, periodontics, and oral pathology. You will also learn about managing difficult patients utilizing techniques from the behavioral sciences, including issues related to diversity and inclusion.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 134  Foundations in General Dentistry IV  (4.5 Units)  Spring  

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: D3 or ID3

Activities: Lecture

This is the fourth and final course in the third-year didactic series. In this course, you will review core knowledge and learn more advanced concepts in diagnosing, treatment planning, the steps for clinical care, and managing complications in oral and maxillofacial surgery, endodontics, and orthodontics. You will also continue to learn about managing difficult patients, and engage in discussions about ethics, as related to the profession of dentistry.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 139A  Comprehensive Adult General Dentistry I  (5.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Michael H Le, Steven Lin

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: Third year dentistry student

Activities: Clinical, Independent Study, Project

With a solid foundation in the most common oral diseases and conditions of the oral cavity, the management of these conditions, the systemic conditions that may impact dental care, and technical skills, students are ready to begin patient care. \r\nIn this course, students provide comprehensive general dentistry to adults with a diverse ethnic, linguistic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Patients may be healthy or have complex chronic medical conditions. Students will conduct oral evaluations,

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 139B  Comprehensive Adult General Dentistry I  (3.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Poppy SinghPoppy Singh also teaches: PT CN CARE 149D, Lloyd R HarrisLloyd R Harris also teaches: PT CN CARE 149D

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: Third year IDP dentistry student

Activities: Lecture, Clinical, Independent Study, Workshop

This course is designed for advanced standing International dental students to provide evidence-based comprehensive general dentistry to adults with a diverse ethnic, linguistic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Patients may be healthy or have complex chronic medical conditions. Students will conduct oral evaluations, derive diagnoses, formulate comprehensive treatment plans, and perform general dentistry. Students work independently, under faculty supervision.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 140CD  Clinical Skills Intensive  (0.5-3 Units)  Summer  

Instructor(s): Jennifer D PerkinsJennifer D Perkins also teaches: PT CN CARE 131, PT CN CARE 133

Prerequisite(s): N/A

Restrictions: Fourth-year DDS students

Activities: Clinical

This intensive clinical skills course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to increase their clinical competency to a level appropriate for completion of the Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 141  Advanced General Dentistry I: 21st Century Clinical Topics  (1 Units)  Summer  

Instructor(s): Diana K NguyenDiana K Nguyen also teaches: PT CN CARE 142, PT CN CARE 143, PT CN CARE 144

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: 4th year DDS/IDP dentistry students

Activities: Lecture

This course is the first in a series of four final didactic courses in the DDS and IDP curriculum. It is lecture-based and includes the following topics: principles of continuous quality improvement, types of lasers in dentistry, and advanced treatment planning concepts.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 142  Advanced General Dentistry II: The Business of Dentistry  (1.5 Units)  Fall  

Instructor(s): Diana K NguyenDiana K Nguyen also teaches: PT CN CARE 141, PT CN CARE 143, PT CN CARE 144

Prerequisite(s): PCC 141

Restrictions: 4th year DDS/IDP dentistry students

Activities: Lecture, Independent Study, Project

This course is the second in a series of four final didactic courses in the DDS and IDP curriculum. It is lecture-based and includes the following topics: lasers in dentistry, advanced treatment planning concepts, continuous quality improvement, and the business of dentistry.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 143  Advanced General Dentistry III: Practice Mngmt & Acquisition  (1 Units)  Winter  

Instructor(s): Diana K NguyenDiana K Nguyen also teaches: PT CN CARE 141, PT CN CARE 142, PT CN CARE 144

Prerequisite(s): PCC 141, PCC 142

Restrictions: 4th year DDS/IDP dentistry students

Activities: Lecture, Project

This course is the third in a series of four final didactic courses in the DDS and IDP curriculum. It is lecture-based and includes the following topics: principles of continuous quality improvement, advanced treatment planning concepts, dental practice models and management, resume building, and anti-racism in dentistry.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 144  Adv Gen Dent IV: Integrated Clinical Case Pres & Cont QI  (1 Units)  Spring  

Instructor(s): Diana K NguyenDiana K Nguyen also teaches: PT CN CARE 141, PT CN CARE 142, PT CN CARE 143

Prerequisite(s): PCC 141, 142, 143

Restrictions: 4th year DDS/IDP dentistry students

Activities: Lecture, Project

This course is the fourth in a series of four final didactic courses in the DDS and IDP curriculum. It is project-based, and covers advanced treatment planning and quality improvement principles. Students will complete a group case presentation project and individual quality improvement project.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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? No

PT CN CARE 149C  Comprehensive Adult General Dentistry II  (6.5 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Eva R Bender, Steven Lin

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: Fourth year dental student

Activities: Clinical, Independent Study

This course is designed for D4 students to build upon foundational knowledge and skills to provide evidence-based comprehensive general dentistry to adults with a diverse ethnic, linguistic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Patients may be healthy or have complex chronic medical conditions. Students will conduct oral evaluations, derive diagnoses, formulate comprehensive treatment plans, and perform general dentistry. Students will work independently, under supervision, and with teams.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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

PT CN CARE 149D  Comprehensive Adult General Dentistry II  (8 Units)  Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer  

Instructor(s): Poppy SinghPoppy Singh also teaches: PT CN CARE 139B, Lloyd R HarrisLloyd R Harris also teaches: PT CN CARE 139B

Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: Fourth year IDP dental student

Activities: Clinical, Independent Study, Project

This course is for 4th yr advanced standing int dental students to build upon foundational knowledge and skills to provide evidence-based comprehensive general dentistry to adults with a diverse ethnic, linguistic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Patients may be healthy or have complex chronic medical conditions. Students will conduct oral evaluations, derive diagnoses, formulate comp treatment plans, and perform general dentistry.Students will work independently, under supervision, & w/ teams.

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  • School: Dentistry
  • Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental 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