DHYG 1020 - Head and Neck Anatomy (2-0-2)
Focuses on anatomy of the head and neck . Emphasis is placed on those structures directly affected by the practice of dentistry. Topics include: terminology, anatomic landmarks, osteology of the skull, temporomandibular joint, muscles of mastication, muscles of facial expression, nervous system, blood supply of the head and neck, lymphatic system and immunology, endocrine and exocrine glands of the head and neck, nasal and paranasal sinuses, and fascial spaces and the spread of dental infections and anatomy concerning local anesthesia.
Prerequisite: Program admission