Orthodontics

Skill Enhancement Programme Curriculum


  • Module 1

    1st Day
    • Case Evaluation
    • Soft tissue & Hard tissue evaluation
    • Malocclusion & its aetiology
    • Clinical Orthodontic diagnosis
    • Introduction of various fixed orthodontic appliances
    • Clinical case evaluation

    Hands-on

    Introduction of Orthodontic instruments, banding & introduction of fixed orthodontic brackets & buccal tubes.


    2nd Day
    • Case Evaluation
    • Role of cephalometrics in orthodontics
    • Photographic analysis
    • Extraction v/s Non-extraction
    • Treatment planning
    • Appliance Selection
    • Bonding and bracket placement technique
    • Sterilisation of orthodontic instruments

    Hands-on

    Cephalogram tracing and photographic analysis. Typhodont exercise of bonding fixed orthodontic brackets. Placement of separators.


    3rd Day
    • Wire Selection and arch forms
    • Anchorage Control
    • Initial aligning – Part 1
    • Case discussion

    Hands-on

    Bonding of fixed orthodontic brackets on patients and initial wire placement. Introduction of various orthodontic wires and anchorage control used in pre-adjusted edgewise appliance.




    Module 1



  • Module 2

    1st Day
    • Initial aligning – Part 2
    • Oral hygiene management in orthodontics
    • Biology of tooth movement and its effects

    Hands-on

    Typhodont exercise of aligning and hands on procedures on the patient. Clinical case presentation seminars and discussion by


    2nd Day
    • Rotation correction
    • Cross bite correction
    • Case discussion

    Hands-on

    Typhodont exercise of cross bite correction and rotation correction. Clinical case presentation seminars and discussion by participants.


    Module 2

  • Module 3

    1st Day
    • Arch levelling and overbite control
    • Intrusion mechanics

    Hands-on

    Typhodont exercise of arch levelling and overbite correction. Hands on the procedures on the patient.


    2nd Day
    • Open bite control
    • Practice management skills in orthodontics
    • Case discussions

    Hands-on

    Typhodont exercise of open bite control. Clinical case presentation seminars and discussion by participants.




    Module 3


  • Module 4

    1st Day
    • Space closure – Part 1
    • Case discussion

    Hands-on

    Typhodont exercise of space closure. Clinical case presentation seminars and discussion by participants


    2nd Day
    • Space closure – Part 2
    • Case discussion

    Hands-on

    Hands on procedures on the patient. Clinical case presentation seminars and discussion by participants.


    Module 4

  • Module 5

    1st Day
    • Finishing and detailing
    • De-Bonding
    • Adult orthodontics limitations and failure of orthodontics
    • Case discussion

    Hands-on

    Typhodont exercise of finishing and cosmetic detailing. Hands on the procedures on the patient.


    2nd Day
    • Retention
    • Management of relapse cases
    • Camouflage in orthodontics
    • Clinical tips in orthodontics
    • Importance of specialist consideration
    • Case discussion

    Hands-on

    Typhodont exercise of bonding fixed lingual retainers. Clinical case presentation seminars and discussion by participants.




    Module 5



     

  • Module 6

    1st Day
    • Diagnosis + Treatment planning of skeletal malrelation
    • Management of skeletal class II malrelation using myofunctional & orthopaedic appliances
    • Video demonstration of steps in making construction bite for Twin block and Herbst appliance

    Hands-on

    +Clinical case presentation seminars and discussion by participants. Follow up of the patient until the treatment is over.


    2nd Day
    • Management of skeletal class III malrelation using functional and orthopaedic appliance
    • Live patient demonstration of myofunctional and orthopaedic appliance

    Module 6

  • Module 7

    1st Day
    • Mini implant material + design
    • Types of mini implant
    • Various clinical sites of implant
    • Armamentarium
    • Surgical procedures

    2nd Day
    • Clinical application of mini implant
    • Limitations and complications of mini implant

    Hands-on

    Hands on of mini implant placement on live patient Typho. exercise of mini implant by participants.




    Module 7