King's College London

Dental Institute

Paediatric Dentistry


Strand Campus


London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:


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.


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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