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Master's Degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

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Student profile: Undergraduate/Bachelor's Degree in Dentistry or Stomatologist. Preferably with work experience as an odontologist.

Graduate profile:
Odontologist.

Degree:Nebrija's Own Master's Degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

Learning center:San Rafael - Nebrija Center

Branch of knowledge: Biomedical

Academic year it was implemented: 2015

Duration: 2 years from September to July

Days of the week in which it will be taught: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Places offered: 4-6 places

Total Credits 120 credits.

Academic Regulations: General student’s regulations. Credit transfer and recognition. Regulation of student participation.

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Taught at the San Rafael - Nebrija Center

Program that allows the development of competences for the diagnosis and treatment of the main malocclusions. The program allows you to train in research and/or allows you to work in dental clinics, performing diagnostic work and treatment of patients who need orthodontic treatment.

The Master's degree includes the collaboration of several experienced specialists in different areas of odontology and medicine, who transmit their knowledge in the conferences and seminars that are held throughout the academic year, many of them at the San Rafael Hospital.

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The San Rafael-Nebrija Center, linked to the San Juan de Dios Hospital Order, offers specialized training in Orthodontics through the Master's Degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

The program develops competences for the diagnosis and treatment of the main malocclusions, as well as the participation in multidisciplinary treatments in complex cases, in addition to contemplating the realization of research in the field of orthodontics that will be submitted as oral presentations and/or articles for dental scientific journals, which will allow the student to continue training in research.

Concepción Atienza García-Fraile

“The Master's Degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics presented by Nebrija University and the San Rafael-Nebrija University Center for Health Sciences allows the student to have extensive training in all fields of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, from the use of functional appliances, classical orthodontic techniques such as bioprogressive treatment, and other more current such as straight arch, orthodontic treatment mechanics, self-ligating, transparent and lingual orthodontics and the combination of orthodontics and orthognathic surgery.
The content of the curriculum is broad and encompasses, as indicated above, the most commonly used techniques in Orthodontics. The realization of preclinical and clinical internships provides a complete training of the enrolled students”.

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Unique program in Spain

Weekly practical training

In order to facilitate the practical application of the theory learned, this Master's degree offers a complete program of over 20 hours per week of internships in dental clinics in the private sector.

The first step in your specialization

In this Master's degree, you will obtain the necessary knowledge to start your specialization and advance in your career.

In the centre of Madrid

The university centre is located in the San Rafael-Nebrija Center, located in the heart of the capital, accessible both with your car or motorcycle and by public transport.

Curriculum


This is a program taught in the class attendance modality, and whose teaching load is 120 ECTS credits, of which over 20 hours per week correspond to preclinical and clinical internships with patients at the San Rafael Hospital and under the supervision of professionals with extensive experience
The student must take 120 credits


First year 60 ECTS

  • 10 ECTS | Orthodontic Diagnosis
  • 30 ECTS | Integrated Orthodontics Clinic I
  • 6 ECTS | Biostatistics and research methodology
  • 10 ECTS | Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedic Techniques
  • 4 ECTS | Clinical sessions in Orthodontics I

Second year 60 ECTS

  • 30 ECTS | Integrated Clinic in Orthodontics II
  • 6 ECTS | Low friction philosophy
  • 8 ECTS | Treatments with extractions and temporary anchoring devices
  • 3 ECTS | Mechanisms of orthodontic treatment
  • 7 ECTS | Clinical sessions in Orthodontics II
  • 6 ECTS | Final research project

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Career Opportunities

This program allows the development of competences for the diagnosis and treatment of the main malocclusions, as well as the participation in multidisciplinary treatments in complex cases, despite the fact that the specialties in Odontology have not yet been recognized in our country.

In addition, it includes conducting research in the field of orthodontics, which will be submitted as oral presentations and/or articles for dental scientific journals, which will enable the student to continue training in research and/or allow him to work in dental clinics performing the work of diagnosis and treatment of patients who need orthodontic treatment.

Nebrija University's main objective is to train the student so that he is prepared to enter the professional world. Under this same premise, this Master's Degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics offers a complete internship program of over 20 hours per week in private dental clinics. In this way, the student can apply the theory learned in class to practical cases.

The Master's Degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics is the best gateway for the Master's Degree in Advanced Orthodontics, also offered by this University.


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