Predoctoral Course Catalog


Dental Curriculum Threads

Practice Management 3

Course Directors: Rachel Greene
Credits: 1 (Earned over two quarters)
Quarters/Yr of Program: Autumn, Spring / 3

Course Overview

Topics build upon the practice management knowledge gained in the first-year and second-year courses Conversations in Dental Practice. Students practice leadership, ethical decision-making, and the business skills needed for success in dental practice. This course is offered in the autumn and spring quarters.

Learning Objectives

The student who successfully completes this course will be able to:

1. Establish marketing plans for a dental practice and a dental school.
2. Complete the application process for a dental practice opportunity, a postdoctoral residency, or an academic position.
3. Discuss ethical billing practices and criteria essential for billing dental plans.
4. Optimally schedule patients in a multiple-chair setting to support the financial goals of a practice and meet the practitioner’s personal needs.

UWSOD Competencies: C-02, C-06, C-07, C-09, CE-04, CE-07

Date last updated: 2022-09-21