Overview

The SDS Department teaches theoretical and practical (laboratory and clinical) prosthodontics courses for students. that will help them reach the right diagnosis, as well as give them a background in rehabilitative and substitutive treatment in order to meet the individual patients' needs.  This Department includes full, partial, fixed and removable prosthetics.

Students learn the basics of dental implants, which include precise diagnosis, treatment strategy and the opportunity to help in dental implant surgery as well as complete final prosthetic treatments.

Divisions

Removable (Complete and Partial) Prosthodontics Division

This division teaches students various techniques for fabrication of removable partial dentures.  They are also trained the student for complete removable prostheses in cases of complete edentulism.

Fixed Prosthodontics Division

This division aims to train students in the diagnosis and management of tooth loss by constructing fixed partial denture dentures and indirect restorations.  

Advanced Prosthodontics Division

In this division, students learn about basic theories and advanced techniques for maxillo-facial prostheses and implant supported/retained- restorations.  

Offered Programs

The SDS Department offers a postgraduate prosthodontics fellowship, which includes theoretical, laboratory and clinical training, and research projects.

Faculty

Contact 

Email: CD.SDSD@iau.edu.sa

Phone: +966 13 333-1415

Published on: 12 May 2014
Last update on: 13 June 2022