Clinical Dentistry

The MSc Specialist Practice of Clinical Dentistry is a global qualification ideal for dentists engaging in the delivery of multiple speciality digitally driven treatment plans such as aligner orthodontics, implantology and aesthetic dentistry.
This multispecialty MSc is unique to dental education and The City of London Dental School as it can be tailored to a multidisciplinary speciality qualification covering all possibilities in a single step which is ideal for the general dentist involved in several specialist areas of dentistry. Dentists engaging in the delivery of multiple speciality treatment plans must be aware of their limitations ensuring that the treatments they provide are evidence based and appropriate.
The boundaries between what was traditionally delivered by the general dental practitioner and the specialist are becoming increasing blurred. With the advent of digital dentistry and the predictability of implantology combined with increasing patient demand for more advanced elective cosmetic procedures, general dentists are providing mixed specialist types of dental treatment.
This MSc Clinical Dentistry programme delivered by The City of London Dental School addresses these essential requirements by allowing you to assemble your very own master's programme by selecting those modules that best match your requirements.
After an assessment of your training needs with one of our guidance tutors you will be able select three modules from several optional modules and combine them with four compulsory modules to build a bespoke programme which will support your practicing ambitions.
This programme is intended to assist dentists gain the core knowledge and clinical skills essential for the safe delivery of competent, high-quality multidisciplinary dental care with predictable treatment outcomes. On completion of this programme you will be able to confidently treat and identify suitable cases within your scope of competency. Fees from £6,500 with bespoke options, discounts and financing options available that will be discussed during our virtual meeting.

 

Tower Bridge

Course Outline

C: Core / O: Optional
Exit with a Postgraduate Certificate HE Level 7 (PgCert)
Exit with a Postgraduate Diploma HE Level 7 (PgDip)
Master of Science Degree
C
Reflective Professional Log

This module encourages the student to critically reflect on their professional, clinical and managerial practice in a specific field in order to explore questions which are fundamental to their professional development and eventual dissertation topic.
It requires the student to evaluate their own knowledge base and to recognise and clarify the important connections between what they already know and what they intend to learn.
It encourages information literacy, using  contemporary and seminal sources in order to compile a critical evaluation of specialist practice to allow them to develop strategies which enhance their professional development.
It will also be possible to arrange for supervised clinical placement of implants on actual patients in Dubai.

C
Understanding Research and Critical Appraisal (URECA)

The aim of this module is to help you to develop research skills in order to identify your dissertation topic, make a detailed proposal and plan your research. It will develop the academic skills necessary for your study at Masters level. This comprehensive module covers clinical statistics, evidence-based practice, critical appraisal, measurement and research design, and explores their specific application in medical research and treatment.
You will learn how to formulate realistic research objectives and an appropriate conceptual/analytical framework for your research. You will also learn how to identify, collate and critically review relevant evidence from the literature, and how to make informed decisions about which research philosophies, strategies and methods are applicable to your research.

O
Self-selected Specialist Module

The MSc Clinical Dentistry is a programme where you can select from the range of modules on offer across our programmes to formulate and compile your own broad based MSc. It is ideal for the general dental practitioner who desires to teach or develop a medical legal aspect to their practice.

C
Occlusal Diagnosis and Analysis

Patient aesthetic awareness coupled with the development of new orthodontic techniques, Implant and restorative rehabilitation have increased the number of adults seeking advanced dental treatment.
This has increased the likelihood of dentists having to diagnose and treat the occlusion as part of a larger treatment plan.
This multidisciplinary module considers the anatomy, aetiology and management of occlusion from an orthodontic and restorative perspective.
The aim of this module is to enable the dentist to effectively diagnose and formulate a treatment plan so that the patient can be treated with a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach.

O
Self-selected Specialist Module

The MSc Clinical Dentistry is a programme where you can select from the range of modules on offer across our programmes to formulate and compile your own broad based MSc. It is ideal for the general dental practitioner who desires to teach or develop a medical legal aspect to their practice.

C
Self-selected Specialist Module

The MSc Clinical Dentistry is a programme where you can select from the range of modules on offer across our programmes to formulate and compile your own broad based MSc. It is ideal for the general dental practitioner who desires to teach or develop a medical legal aspect to their practice.

C
Dissertation

This taught module provides an opportunity to undertake an extended andsubstantial piece of research. It allows you to synthesise the academic knowledge acquired from prior postgraduate and experiential learning to produce an evaluative and critical discussion of a specialist dental topic directly related to your programme of study.
It aims to help you to develop your abilities in identifying a problem, establishing its significance, formulating a hypothesis/proposition, designing a means of testing the hypothesis and evaluating the results.

 

Apply for this Course

MSc Degree accredited by
University of Bolton

Request a Virtual Meeting

In relation to our MSc Degree in the Specialist Practice of Clinical Dentistry course to discuss your learning requirements and our flexible fees.