Abbreviation FT / PT
MDS(Perio) FT

The Master of Dental Surgery in Periodontology [MDS(Perio)] extends over not less than three years of full-time study or the equivalent by part-time study, and is designed to enable candidates to achieve an advanced level of knowledge and competence in Periodontology through a prescribed course of study and a supervised research project.

It is a programme of advanced study and research into the histopathogenesis of periodontal diseases and their aetiology, prevention and management, including the role of advanced forms of periodontal therapy in comprehensive oral-health care, as well as the planning, routine placement and supportive care of dental implants. The programme includes lectures, tutorials, seminars, case conferences, literature discussions, and clinical and laboratory work, together with project assignments and training in research methods.

Mode of Attendance

Full Time (three years)

Medium of Instruction
English
Programme Entrance Requirements
  1. A BDS degree of this University or an equivalent qualification.
  2. A minimum of one year of working experience, some of which should be of relevance to the programme applied for.
Programme Admissions Advisor
Professor L.J. Jin
Fax: 2858 7874
Email: ljjin@hku.hk

Contacts
Miss Hazel Leung
Fax: 2517 0544
Email: dentalpg@hku.hk

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