Oral medicine and Oral radiology basic programme is especially designed for young dental professionals to help them accurately diagnose the dental problems and properly manage the same. This programme will enhance your skills in diagnosing and management of various red and white lesions like OSMF, Leukoplakia etc.
History taking and investigations
How to take proper case history, formulating correct diagnosis, by clinical data and prescribing specific tests to confirm the same.
Diagnosis and treatment planning
How to diagnose and differentiate lesions from each other and to give appropriate treatment in the following
Diagnosis of potentially malignant disorders (all red and white lesions like Leukoplakia, Oral Sub Mucous Fibrosis, Leukoplakia, Lichen planus , Oral Candidiasis etc) by various tests including vital staining and biopsy.
Temporo mandibular joint disorder( Dislocation, Disk dearangements)
Oro facial pain( Trigeminal neuralgia, Atypical facial pain)
Viral lesions ( Herpetic lesions ,Apthous ulcers)
Drugs used in Dentistry
Prescription of correct dose of antibiotics, analgesics, desensitizing agents, mouthwash and other commonly used in curing dental problems.
Prescription of drugs in Herpetic ulcers, Apthous ulcers , Leukoplakia , Oral lichen Planus, Oral Sub Mucous Fibrosis etc
Prescribing correct radiographs for the diagnosis like IOPA, OPG, OCCLUSAL, LATERAL CEPH
Proper technique in taking radiographs that includes correct positioning of the patient, film and proper angulations for the same
Developing and processing of the radiographs
Interpretation of radiographs
Modifications for special cases like edentulous area, children and uncooperative patients.
NOTE- Each student would be allowed to do 10 IOPA, 3 OPGS, 3 LATERAL CEPHALOGRAMS