Pathology and treatment of periodontal disease

Course Information
TitleΠΑΘΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΘΕΡΑΠΕΥΤΙΚΗ ΝΟΣΩΝ ΤΟΥ ΠΕΡΙΟΔΟΝΤΙΟΥ / Pathology and treatment of periodontal disease
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorIoannis Vouros
Course ID240000666

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Dentistry (2010-today)

Registered students: 129
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course744

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
On completion of the 7th semester the student should be able to properly use the periodontal instrumentarium for scaling and root planing, and conduct a treatment plan in periodontitis cases. Furthermore, he should be able to assess the medical history of the patient and discuss the relationship between periodontal and systemic diseases.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Seminars on periodontal pathology and treatment of various periodontal diseases and conditions aim at providing knowledge on periodontal examination, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment planning. The rationale for the clinical course on periodontology in the 7th semester is to provide the clinical dexterities in periodontal examination, diagnosis and treatment planing of periodontitis cases. The student should complete the non-surgical treatment on 2 cases demonstrating initial and moderate periodontitis.
periodontal pathology, non-surgical periodontal treatment
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Reading Assigment130.5
Clinical Practice391.5
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Περιοδοντολογία, καθ. Α. Κωνσταντινίδη, (Δεύτερος Τόμος, Μέρος Α'
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