DEH 2602  Periodontics I credits: 2

This course is a comprehensive study of the etiology, assessment, classification, and treatment of periodontal diseases, and the maintenance of the periodontal patient. The dental hygienist's role in the assessment and treatment modalities will be emphasized.

Prerequisite: (MCB 2010 and MCB 2010L or MCB 2010CH with a minimum grade of C) and DEH 1130 with a minimum grade of C and DES 1020 with a minimum grade of C and DES 1020L with a minimum grade of C and Pre or Corequisite: DEH 1800 with a minimum grade of C and DEH 1800L with a minimum grade of C