The Master of Dental Surgery in Periodontology [MDS (PERIO)] is a full-time, three-year Master’s Program with Advanced Clinical Training in Periodontology. The program is offered to certified dentists, with a minimum of two years of clinical experience, who seek to improve their competence in theoretical knowledge and clinical skills in Periodontology. The program gives the participant an extensive knowledge and skills in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the supporting and surrounding tissues of the teeth and implants. This includes the maintenance of health, function and aesthetics of these structures and tissues, as well as implant site development and their surgical placement and restoration.
Oral surgery is the art and science of surgical dentistry that deals with surgical management of trauma, congenital, and acquired diseases of the mouth and its associated structures. The Master of Dental Surgery program in Oral Surgery provide the necessary fundamental sciences and surgical education and skills that would enable the dental practitioner to begin a career in oral surgery.
Prosthodontics is an internationally recognized specialist in clinical dentistry. The scope of this specialty is extensive and concerns with the replacement of missing teeth and oral, face, and maxillofacial tissues. The curriculum is designed to develop the clinical, academic, research, and communicative skills that will provide for diversified career options. The educational experience is progressive in nature offering increasing responsibilities as residents proceed through the program.
Applicants to the College of Dental Medicine should refer to the University Section on Admissions in this bulletin for details on the admission requirements to the University. Admission to the Foundation Year of the BDS program is subject to satisfying English proficiency requirements and the necessary academic preparation as described in that section. Admission to BDS1 from Foundation Year is competitive and is limited by number of available seats.
The University of Sharjah is a comprehensive academic institution with a distinctive learning style and a global vision. It is a pioneer in academia, scientific research and the arts in the UAE and the GCC region. All programs are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. Some programs such as Engineering, Communication, Science and Business have attained international accreditation.Read More