Graduate Orthodontic Program Curriculum

FIRST YEAR CURRICULUM

Fall Semester

  • DSCI 659 Radiology and Cephalometrics
  • ORTH 655 Clinical Specialty Seminars I
  • ORTH 786 Scientific Writing: Thesis
  • ORTH 840 Special Topics
  • ORTH 857 TMD and Occlusal Concepts
  • ORTH 858 Orthodontic History and Ethics
  • BIOE 811 Biostatistics for the Health Sciences I

Winter/Spring Semester

  • DSCI 600 Head and Neck Anatomy
  • DSCI 610 Graduate Oral Biology
  • DSCI 653 Human Growth and Development
  • ORTH 667 Clinical Specialty Seminars II
  • ORTH 755 Craniofacial Growth
  • ORTH 785 Scientific Writing: Thesis Protocol
  • ORTH 789 Independent Research
  • ORTH 840 Special Topics
  • ORTH 856 Craniofacial Anomalies

SECOND YEAR CURRICULUM

Summer/Fall Semester

  • DSCI 705 Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
  • DSCI 717 Orthodontics-Periodontics Seminar
  • ORTH 762 Biomaterials for Orthodontics
  • ORTH 767 Clinical Specialty Seminars III
  • ORTH 785 Scientific Writing: Thesis Protocol
  • ORTH 840 Special Topics
  • ORTH 895 Independent Research

Winter/Spring Semester

  • ORTH 768 Clinical Specialty Seminars IV
  • ORTH 786 Scientific Writing: Thesis
  • ORTH 840 Special Topics
  • ORTH 896 Independent Research
  • LBC 840-1 Speech and Myofunctional Therapy

THIRD YEAR CURRICULUM

Summer/Fall Semester

  • DSCI 800 Thesis
  • ORTH 867 Clinical Specialty Seminars V
  • ORTH 840 Special Topics

Winter/Spring Semester

  • DSCI 800 Thesis
  • ORTH 840 Special Topics
  • ORTH 868 Clinical Specialty Seminars VI
  • ORTH 888 Scientific Writing: The Journal Article
Orthodontics room

Contact Us

Graduate Orthodontic Program
875 Union Avenue
Memphis, Tennessee 38163
Phone: 901-448-6214
Fax: 901-448-8358

Program Director:
Terry M. Trojan, D.D.S., M.S.

A division of the College of Dentistry