Diagnostic work-up and a well prepared documentation of the patient after function-oriented
preliminary treatment will be followed by definitive rehabilitation of the masticatory organ.
The main purpose is to confront the student with the most recent research results on interdisciplinary cooperation between specific sub-specialties within dentistry and
the potential necessity of final prosthetic rehabilitation .
Special emphasis will be given to interdisciplinary networking and team work between
specialties as a result of such networking. This applies to the interdisciplinary specialties
of dentistry, including orthodontics, oral surgery and periodontology, as well as interdisciplinary
networking with other medical specialties such as maxillofacial surgery, psychology,
psychiatry and physiotherapy.
Another important aspect of the course concerns the integration of dental technicians,
who will be actively involved in planning and therapy within the laboratory. One of the goals
is to promote the management of interdisciplinary cooperative work by creating teams within