Discover the 13 pillars to effective online diagnosis, treatment planning and proper prognosis for Orthodontic cases

Diagnosis in orthodontics is critical for proper treatment and a good prognosis.

In our Diagnosis & Treatment Planning module, you will:

  • Learn about different diagnostic aids including intraoral or extraoral photographs and radiographs
  • Gain insight into various aspects to consider during the orthodontic clinical examination.
  • Understand the importance of developing a problem list and setting the goals of treatment can help you make the right decision (and formulate the best treatment plan.)

You’ll also learn key skills including:

  • How to decide if extractions are necessary or appropriate for the patient
  • Orthodontic goals of treatment including Andrews six keys of occlusion
  • Classification and aetiolgy of malocclusion
  • Conventional orthodontic diagnosis
  • Orthodontic clinical examination and patient concerns
  • Orthodontic record collection, intra-oral and extra-oral photographs, radiographs, cephalometric analysis, impression technique and space calculation
  • Digital treatment planning 
  • 3D orthodontic diagnosis and VTO (Visual Treatment Objective)
  • Case presentation techniques—the keys to successful conversion
  • Retention as it applies to diagnosis
  • Case portal and 3D viewer
  • The successful integration of orthodontics into a general practice

Reading materials are available in the lesson named ‘Course Materials’. You will see both pre and post-course materials. You are free to read both, however we would suggest waiting until you have completed the course to complete the post-course materials.

Want even more, for less?

Enrol in our full Sound Orthodontics Principles Online program for additional savings per module. Learn everything you need to know to provide world-class orthodontic treatments. Includes training and tools plus the future opportunity to achieve a post-graduate diploma (coming soon).

If you enrol in the full Sound Orthodontics Principles Online course you will be reimbursed a large percentage of any online module you take separately.

Or take a look at our module bundles, where you can mix and match your learning to suit your current situation and budget.

Billing details

ONE TIME OFFER - Upgrade to Orthodontic Essentials Online (Bundle), $8,991.00 $7,027.00
Get the module you wanted, plus get all the following modules too, and all for the above discounted price. You get our first 4 modules, over 132 hours of content covering Diagnosis & Treatment Planning (24 hours), Conventional Straight Wire Mechanics (64 hours), Early Treatment (20 hours), Aligner Essentials (24 hours)

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