King's College London

Dental Institute

Paediatric Dentistry

Address:

Strand Campus

Strand

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degree Offered:

MSc

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Dentistry pertaining to the care of young people including patients with special needs and a hand-on laboratory module in operative dentistry for children; the planning of preventive dental care programmes; treatment planning and delivery of care requiring non-pharmacological behaviour management strategies to facilitate care; sedation techniques for the nervous patient; oral rehabilitation for day case patients under general anaesthesia; restorative, prosthetic and interceptive orthodontic care for children; the diagnosis and management of trauma and its consequences in children. Dynamic interaction with other graduate students specialising in orthodontics and special care dentistry. Participation in research programmes, including: developmental genetics; odontogenic bacteraemia and endocarditis; dental age assessment; morbidity and characterisation of children receiving treatment under general anaeasthesia and microbiology of dental caries.

Accreditation:

Accredited University

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City