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Department of Prosthetic Dentistry

Department of Prosthetic Dentistry

The Department of Prosthetic Dentistry is represented since 1982 at the Institute for Postgraduate Dental Education in Jönköping. At the department there are four specialists, two trainee positions, seven dental assistants, two secretaries and two dental hygienists. 

At the Department of Prosthetic Dentistry we are concerned with the consequences of congenital absence or acquired loss of oral tissues and with the methods for and assessment whether more good than harm is done by inserting artificial devices made from alloplastic materials. At the department we have an extensive educational program. The specialist training program represents the major part and there are three full-time trainee positions. At the department there are a number of research projects directed towards epidemiology, implants, dental materials, burning mouth etc. A number of scientific papers have been presented as well as textbooks or chapters in textbooks.

Uppdaterad: 2017-10-03
Helén Jansson, Avdelningen för pedodonti Jönköping, Folktandvården