Periodontics (PERI)

PERI 5000 - Principles of Periodontics

Credit(s): 1 Credit

An overview of critical didactic and clinical information in the field of periodontology to the incoming periodontal resident. Offered every year.

PERI 5010 - Periodontal Lit Review I

Credit(s): 1 Credit

A format for reviewing and presenting significant classical and contemporary periodontal literature published in related journals. Offered every semester.

PERI 5020 - Periodontal Lit Review II

Credit(s): 1 Credit

PERI 5030 - Periodontal Lit Review III

Credit(s): 1 Credit

PERI 5040 - Periodontal Lit Review IV

Credit(s): 1 Credit

PERI 5050 - Periodontal Lit Review V

Credit(s): 1 Credit

PERI 5060 - Periodontal Lit Review VI

Credit(s): 1 Credit

PERI 5100 - Conscious Sedation I

Credit(s): 1 Credit

Course is designed to provide knowledge required to manage pain and anxiety in the conscious, sedated patient and training in the various sedation techniques. Offered every year.

PERI 5110 - Conscious Sedation II

Credit(s): 1 Credit

Continuation of PER-G510. Offered every year.

PERI 5120 - Optional Sedation Rotation

Credit(s): 0 Credits

This elective rotation will provide clinical instruction and experience in intravenous sedation for patients receiving dental treatment. This learning experience will concentrate on patient evaluation, venipuncture, drug administration, monitoring, intubation, airway management and post-operative evaluation. For residents that intend to practice in Missouri and obtain a conscious sedation permit, this four-week rotation will satisfy the airway requirement and provide supplemental sedation experience. Offered occasionaly. Prerequisite: PERI 5100 and PERI 5110.

Prerequisite(s): PERI 5100; PERI 5110

PERI 5200 - Intro to Grad Implant Dent I

Credit(s): 1 Credit

A comprehensive course to prepare knowledge necessary for clinical dental implant treatment; all phases of surgical and prosthetic treatment are discussed. Offered every year.

PERI 5210 - Intro to Grad Implant Dent II

Credit(s): 1 Credit

Continuation of PER-G520. Offered every year.

PERI 5220 - Advanced Implant Surgery I

Credit(s): 1 Credit

A comprehensive overview of implant dentistry, with an emphasis on surgical methods and techniques. Special topics are presented and current literature is reviewed. Offered every year.

PERI 5230 - Advanced Implant Surgery II

Credit(s): 1 Credit

Continuation of PER-G522. Offered every year.

PERI 5300 - Clinical Teaching Practicum

Credit(s): 0 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

Supervised participation in the instruction of clinical periodontics to undergraduate dental students and participation with faculty in the development of treatment plans for new patients. Offered every year.

PERI 5400 - Perio Case Presentation Sem

Credit(s): 0-1 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

Resident presentations of patient treatment for critical review and discussion. Residents organize clinical case information and records for presentations of patient diagnosis, treatment planning, and surgical therapy. Gives each resident the oppoutunity to observe and evaluate periodontal treatment by other residents and provides a basis of preparation for the American Board of Periodontology oral examination. Offered every academic term.

PERI 5600 - Clinical Periodontics I

Credit(s): 1 Credit

Clinical course consisting of patient treatment for periodontal diseases and other associated conditions in the field of periodontics. Students treat patients with various periodontal diseases to a level that periodontal health is achieved, etiologic factors are controlled, and a schedule for supportive periodontal therapy is organized for patients. The clinical experience also consists of dental implant treatment and other adjunctive methods in the management of patients referred for periodontal treatment. Offered every academic term.

PERI 5610 - Clinical Periodontics II

Credit(s): 2 Credits

PERI 5620 - Clinical Periodontics III

Credit(s): 2 Credits

PERI 5630 - Clinical Periodontics IV

Credit(s): 1 Credit

PERI 5640 - Clinical Periodontics V

Credit(s): 2 Credits

PERI 5650 - Clinical Periodontics VI

Credit(s): 2 Credits

PERI 5660 - Clinical Periodontics VII

Credit(s): 1 Credit

PERI 5670 - Clinical Periodontics VIII

Credit(s): 2 Credits

PERI 5680 - Clinical Periodontics IX

Credit(s): 2 Credits

PERI 5700 - Perio Systematic Interrelation

Credit(s): 0 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

Explores the complex interaction between oral and systemic health. Evidence shows that a number of human diseases are associated with opportunistic infections in periodontal medicine. These diseases are discussed together with the oral manifestations and management. Offered every year.

PERI 5800 - Ortho-Perio Interrelationships

Credit(s): 0 Credits

Designed to explore the interrelationships between the disciplines of orthodontics and periodontics. In-depth discussion of special topics to improve patient treatment of interdisciplinary problems in clinical practice. Offered every year.

PERI 5910 - Current Lit in Periodontics

Credit(s): 1 Credit (Repeatable for credit)

An ongoing review of current literature in periodontics taken from various journals. Residents present abstracts and review articles. Critical evaluations are made of current published research, and new concepts and techniques are discussed in a seminar format.

PERI 5950 - Special Study for Exams

Credit(s): 0 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

PERI 5990 - Thesis Research

Credit(s): 0-6 Credits (Repeatable for credit)