Fundamentals of Clinical Dentistry

Fundamentals of Clinical Dentistry Program:

16 Day Course offerings ONLY 4 SEATS LEFT:
December 4th –  20th 2017

12 Day Course offerings ONLY 3 SEATS LEFT:
December 4th – 15th  2017

You may fill out the following agreement form and email it back to confirm your registration:

Agreement Clinical Dentistry WREB 12 day condensed

16 day Clinical Dentistry agreement 2017


This Course is Designed to prepare dentist to pass the State Licensure Clinical Examinations in the US.

Council of Interstate Testing Agencies (CITA)

Central Regional Dental Testing Services, Inc. (CRDTS)

The Commission for Dental Competency Assessments (ADEX) (formerly the Northeast Regional Board of Dental Examiners (NERB))

Southern Regional Testing Agency, Inc. (SRTA)

Western Regional Examining Board (WREB)


Classes are Held Monday to Friday: 7:00am-2:00pm
Practice hours: Monday to Friday 7:00am-6:30pm; Saturday and Sunday 7:00am-2:00pm
*Please Note that any stated hours are based on the usual hours for each day but are subject to change. Please contact us for precise timing.

Module I Clinical Dentistry Module (CD)
Lecture. Introduction to exam. Patient Selection. Class II Preparation.
Class II Amalgam Preps – Ivorine teeth in manikin. Hands-on
Class II Amalgam Preps – Natural Teeth and modifications. Hands-on
Amalgam restoration. Lecture. Hands-on practice
Clinical Periodontics. Lecture. Instrumentation. Hands-on Practice
Class II, III Composite. Lecture. Preps on Ivorine
Class II, III Composite – Natural Teeth/ Modifications. Manikin practice
Student clinic. Chairside procedures. Perio evaluations and placing rubber dam on partners
Class II, III Composite restorations. Lecture. Hands-on practice
Class II Amalgam. Mock Board.
Class II, III Composite. Mock Boards.
Review. Patient selection. X-ray, cast discussions. Weak areas

Module II Clinical Science Module (CS)
Fixed Pros.


Module III Patient Treatment Planning Module (PTAP)
PATP lecture on treatment planning for patient cases on-line. (Treatment plans to be completed before class)
PATP review of all cases and discussion of student treatment plans with Dr. Duggan

Module IV Endodontics Board Module (ENDO)
Lecture and hands-on practical. Cleaning and shaping. Duggan
Lecture and hands-on practical. Obturation. More practice. Duggan
Hands-on Practical – complete procedures – rotary instrumentation

Module V Manikin Prosthodontics Preparations Module (MPR)
Full Gold Crowns – discussion, demonstrations, hands-on preparations
PFM and FCC – Discussion, demonstrations, hands-on preparations
FPD preparations and typodont management – reduction versus clearance



Daily Outline of Course Time in Teaching Center w/ Duggan Time for AssignedHomework Subjects covered in the 12 to 16 Day Condensed Fundamentals of Clinical Dentistry CourseNERB, WREB, CRDTS, ADEX, SRTA,CITACourse codes: FCD171204
MONDAY(Dec4) 7:00am-4:00pm 4:00pm-7:00pm Orientation to patient restoration- Selection and choices-Requirements-Ideal vs Modifications- MX arch amalgam Class II
TUESDAY(Dec5) 7:00am-2:00pm 2:00pm-7:00pm 4 Quadrants Class II- Ideal- Typodont teeth
WEDNESDAY(Dec6) 7:00am-3:00pm 3:00pm-7:00pm 4 Quadrants 2layered teeth preps/mounting/ Natural teeth
THURSDAY(Dec7) 7:00am-3:00pm 3:00pm-7:00pm Natural tooth ClassII PREPS with modification. Caries removal- working with floor examiners
FRIDAY(Dec8) 7:00am-2:00pm 2:00pm-7:00pm Restorations Amalgam vs Composite on artificial and natural teeth on 4 quadrants.
SATURDAY(Dec9) 9:00am-12:00pm 12:00pm-5:00pm Evaluation of caries removal and restorations.
SUNDAY(Dec10) Facility Closed 
MONDAY(Dec11) 7:00am-3:00pm 3:00pm-7:00pm ClassIII / ClassII Composite- natural teeth-restorations
TUESDAY(Dec 12) 7:00am-11:00am 11:00pm-7:00pm Mockboard Exam with rubber dam ClassII Amalgam natural teeth12:00pm-4:00pm ClassII Composite
WEDNESDAY(Dec13) 7:00am-3:00pm 3:00pm-7:00pm Endo Access /Posterior and Anterior teeth, filling/ rubber dam
THURSDAY(Dec 14) 7:00am-4:00pm 4:00pm-7:00pm Endo Complete Restorations/ Anterior Rotary
FRIDAY(Dec 15) 7:00am-3:pm 3:00pm-7:00pm Natural teeth simulation (Floor Examiner, exam floor, permissions, paperwork
SATURDAY(Dec 16) 7:00am- 4:00pm 4:00pm-7:00pm Mockboard Exam
SUNDAY(Dec 17) Facility Closed
WEEK #3  
MONDAY(Dec 18) 7:00am-4:00pm   Perio/ Review/ Cast Preps, Cast restorations
TUESDAY(Dec 19) 7:00am-3:00pm   Evaluate endo Procedures/ Evaluate Natural ClassII’s with extension requests.Evaluate C + B Preps Grading
WEDNESDAY(Dec 20) 7:00am-3:00pm   Fixed Prosthodontics
THURSDAY(Dec 21)   Graded Mockboard exam Prosthodontics



Please contact our office for courses schedule and registration


Duggan Institute of Dentistry

20311 SW Acacia Street Suite 250

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Tel (949)851-5126

Fax (949)851-5128