2021-2022 Academic Catalog

Print Options

Oral Diagnosis (DSOD)

DSOD 5500 -  Assessment of the Dental Patient  (0.1-0.7 Credits)  

Designed to introduce the student to the problem-oriented dental record and to a systems approach to the collection of health data. Includes both lecture and clinical phases.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade with IP

Typically Offered: Summer.

DSOD 5502 -  Oral Radiology  (0.1-5 Credits)  

Designed to introduce the students to basic radiology and to provide them with the necessary practical skills in preparation for clinical dentistry. Department consent required.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Spring.

DSOD 5503 -  Oral Radiology Laboratory  (0.1-5 Credits)  

The laboratory is designed to provide students with the necessary practical skills in preparation for clinical dentistry. Department consent required.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Spring.

DSOD 6031 -  Clinical Oral Diagnosis 1  (0.1-5 Credits)  

Clinical rotation in oral diagnosis.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Summer.

DSOD 6658 -  Diagnosis of Orofacial Lesions  (0.5-10 Credits)  

Presentations of oral and maxillofacial lesions and anomalies from the comprehensive patient care program will be made by the students and critiqued by the faculty. Clinical history, detailed description, differential diagnosis and treatment/prognosis will form the basis of this interactive discussion.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade with IP

Typically Offered: Spring.

DSOD 7011 -  Clinical Oral Diagnosis 2  (0.1-5 Credits)  

Clinical rotation in oral diagnosis.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Fall.

DSOD 7022 -  Clinical Oral Diagnosis 3  (0.1-5 Credits)  

Clinical rotation in oral diagnosis.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Spring.

DSOD 7033 -  Clinical Oral Diagnosis 4  (0.1-5 Credits)  

Clinical rotation in oral diagnosis.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Summer.

DSOD 7724 -  Diagnostic Radiology  (0.1-5 Credits)  

Basic concepts and interpretative principles for panoramic radiography, TMJ radiography, sialography, xeroradiography, and extraoral views will be presented. Additionally, advanced imaging modalities that have been made available to assist in radiologic diagnoses in dentistry will be introduced.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Spring.

DSOD 8010 -  Clinical Oral Radiology  (0.1-5 Credits)  

The purpose of this course is to provide students with experience in exposing radiographs and by completing written interpretations of all radiographs. Evaluation will be on a pass/fail basis. Requirements: Department consent

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Fall.

DSOD 8011 -  Clinical Oral Diagnosis 5  (0.1-5 Credits)  

Clinical rotation in oral diagnosis.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Fall.

DSOD 8022 -  Clinical Oral Diagnosis 6  (0.1-5 Credits)  

Clinical rotation in oral diagnosis.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Spring.