DENLB201 - Tooth Morphology Practicum

This course is designed to provide the student with a practical study of the individual teeth. Students will draw the individual teeth to scale from the linek manual. The student will also learn to build up tooth form with various colors of waxes to recognize how the anatomy of the natural tooth relates to each other and the overall form of the tooth.

Credits: 5

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Fall, Spring

Outcomes

  1. Draw the various teeth to precise measurements using the Linek tooth carving manual
  2. Identify the anatomical features with each tooth
  3. Introduction to Computer Aided Design/Computer Aided Manufacturing
  4. Visualize form in 3-dimension
  5. Wax the central, incisal & occlusal 2/3 of the models using colored waxes
  6. Wax the facial third of incisors & cuspids