DHP 104 - Head and Neck Anatomy and Embryology

4 credits (PREREQUISITE: Admission to Dental Hygiene Program; COREQUISITE: DHP 105)

This course is a comprehensive study of anatomic structures of the head and neck region, including embryological and histological foundations of the oral facial structures, tooth morphology and occlusion, and study of the associated skeletal, muscular, nervous, and vascular systems. It also includes related study of clinical considerations and developmental disturbances of orofacial and related structures. (Su)