Orthodontics Orthodontology Major

Description: A program that focuses on the advanced study of the guidance of growing dental structures and the correction of misalignments, disproportionate growth, and traumas caused by genetics, disease, injuries, and dysfunctional behaviors. Includes instruction in craniofacial growth and development, malocclusion, design and fabrication of orthodontic appliances, craniofacial alignment, physiological function and analysis, cephalometrics, model analysis, space analysis, surgical orthodontics, cleft lip and palate, and treatment planning and management. Is Orthodontics Orthodontology the right major for you?
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Orthodontics Orthodontology Major

What Courses Do Orthodontics Orthodontology Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Orthodontics Orthodontology majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

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