Introduction to orthodontics

Introduction to orthodontics

07 May, 2022 09:00 - 17:00
A. Vivulskio str. 7, Vilnius

Rosaria Bucci

This introductive course covers in details the fundamentals of orthodontics, to facilitate the incorporation of orthodontic principles into daily clinical practice. Emphasis will be placed on the clinical examination and the collection of diagnostic records. Participants will be introduced to the biomechanics of dental movements and learn how to assess and diagnose orthodontic problems of growing and adult patients together with potential treatment options.

During this course, participants will learn about:

  • General introduction to orthodontics
  • Concepts of growth and development (cranial vault, maxilla, mandible and dentition)
  • Orthodontic patient examination
  • Principles of treatment planning
  • Biomechanics of dental tooth movement

This course will be held in English.

The Speaker

Rosaria Bucci