Dentistry 1: Introduction to Dentistry, Diagnostics & Extractions

14 December 2019 - 18 December 2019 | Bangkok, Thailand

General Overview

This course covers the introduction to dentistry starting with diagnostics in small animal dentistry, clinical and radiographic assessment of oral and dental structures, using and filling-in dental charts for dogs and cats. It also focuses on the importance of radiography, exposing and interpreting intraoral radiographs. Canine and feline extractions are clinically a very important subject and are covered in the extended practicals.

Practical Sessions

Day 1: Oral examination and charting
Day 2: Dental polishing and scaling; full mouth radiography dog; full mouth radiography cat (rotations)
Day 3: Full mouth radiography dog; full mouth radiography cat (rotations)
Day 4: Extraction techniques dog; instruments sharpening
Day 5: Extraction techniques cat; retrieving of fractured root, ONF repair

Reading List

If you would like to prepare in advanced for the course, please find below a list of suggested materials to review. 

Language

All modules will be held in English.

Sponsor

Preliminary Program (Click to open)
Saturday, 14 December 2019

08:30 - 09:00 Introduction about the course    
09:00 - 10:00 Lecture: Importance of oral Health, marketing veterinary dentistry
10:00 - 11:00 Lecture: Oral and Dental Anatomy and Physiology
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break    
11:30 - 12:15 Lecture: Oral Examination Technique and Charting, Comprehensive Oral Health Assessment and Treatment (COHAT)
12:15 - 13:15 Lunch Break    
13:15 - 14:00 Lecture: Basic Dental Equipment and Instrumentation
14:00 - 14:45 Lecture: Local Anaesthesia
14:45 - 15:15 Coffee Break    
15:15 - 17:00 Demo and Practical: Oral Examination and Charting, Local Anaesthesia

Sunday, 15 December 2019
09:00 - 09:45 Lecture: Oral Radiography (How to get an good diagnostic dental radiograph)
09:45 - 11:00 Lecture: Radiographic Interpretation (normal anatomy and typical pathologic findings)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break    
11:30 - 13:00 Demo and Practical: Dental Scaling and polishing
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break    
14:00 - 15:15 Demo and Practical: Oral Radiography Dog
15:15 - 15:45 Coffee Break    
15:45 - 17:00 Demo and Practical: Oral Radiography Dog
Monday, 16 December 2019

09:00 - 10:15 Demo and Practical: Oral Radiography Cat
10:15 - 10:45 Coffee Break    
10:45 - 12:00 Demo and Practical: Oral Radiography Cat
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break    
13:00 - 15:00 Interactive Session: Radiographic Interpretation Dog
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break    
15:30 - 17:00 Interactive Session: Radiographic Interpretation Cat

Tuesday, 17 December 2019
09:00 - 09:30 Lecture: Introduction to oral surgery
09:30 - 10:45 Lecture: Dental Extractions    
10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break    
11:15 - 12:00 Lecture: Complications to Extractions
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break    
13:00 - 15:00 Demo and Practical: Extraction Techniques Dog, Instru-ment sharpening
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break    
15:30 - 17:00 Demo and Practical: Extraction Techniques Dog
Wednesday, 18 December 2019
09:00 - 11:00 Demo and Practical: Extraction Techniques Cat
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break    
11:30 - 13:00 Demo and Practical: Extraction Techniques Cat
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break    
14:00 - 16:30 Demo and Practical: Complications to Extractions, Retrieval of Fractured Root Tips, Oronasal Fistula Repair
16:30 - 17:30 Cleaning of the Lab, Farewell Drink, Outlook to following Courses

Registration and fees

Discount tuition fee for Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, India, Sri Lanka, China, Pakistan, Lebanon and Vietnam: EURO 1.214,–

    Early registration: Euro 1.143,--

    (Deadline for FULL early registration payment: 14th September 2019)

Discount tuition fee for Macao, South Korea and Taiwan: EURO 1.821,–

    Early registration: Euro 1.714,-

    (Deadline for FULL early registration payment: 14th September 2019)

Tuition fee for Europe, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, United Arab Emirates, Canada, USA and Japan: EURO 2.186,–

    Early registration: Euro 2.057,-

    (Deadline for FULL early registration payment: 14th September 2019)

Course Location

Small Animal Hospital Chulalongkorn University, 254 Phayathai Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand

If you have any questions regarding the registration or any other further details for the courses in Asia please contact the ESAVS Office for Asia: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.