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Bsc. Dental Technology Program

Dental Technology Program

The recent advances and progress of dental sciences hs been due to the continuous need for better control and treatment of dental diseases. This progress demanded however, well trained professional personal specialized in diagnosis and dental treatments. The Dental Technology Program is one of two programs offered by the Dental Health Department. Its curriculum aims to qualify students of high, refined levels in both the theoretical and practical aspects of dental technology. It will also enhance the students skills and capabilities to perform their expected role in the rapidly progressing dental services in the Kingdom. The Dental Technology Program prepares students to gain experiences in all advanced dental technology aspects:

  • Complete Denture Prosthodontics.

  • Removable Partial Denture Prosthodontics.

  • Fixed Restorative Prosthodontics.

  • Orthodontic appliances.

  • Maxillofacial Prosthetic appliances.

The program comprises the study of structure and function of masticatory system and the most appropriate way of teeth restoration. The dental technology profession allows a variety of chances to those interested in being members of the dental team. The dental technologist is expected to have vast career opportunities in private and national laboratories to fulfill their needs. Dental technologists are also qualified to direct and supervise the different dental laboratories in dental industries, research and marketing. Saudi government who have passed with "Excellent" or "Very Good" grades may be appointed as Demonstrators in the College, which give them the opportunity to continue higher studies in the Kingdom and abroad.