Dental Curriculum Threads

Clinical Oral Radiology

Course Director: Peggy Lee
Credits: 2
Quarters/Yr of Program: Winter / 2

Course Overview

You will learn to take intraoral and extraoral radiographs (periapical, bitewing, and panoramic) on a model skull. You will participate in small group quality control discussion of the images after each practical session. You will also submit one complete set of radiographs, and perform a quality assessment and radiographic interpretation on panoramic radiographs.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the course, students will be able to:

1. Take intraoral radiographs
2. Assess image quality of intraoral radiographs
3. Take panoramic radiographs.
4. Assess image quality of panoramic radiographs
5. Write a concise radiographic interpretation report for a panoramic radiograph

UWSOD Competencies: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13, 14, 15

Date last updated: 2019-02-14