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Required Textbooks for the Predoctoral Program

Students accepted into our Pre-doctoral program may self-select the format for their required textbooks. Please note It remains the student's responsibility to purchase ALL required textbooks for the 4-year program.  The cost of required textbooks is not included on your tuition bill, however it is included in the Financial Aid budget for all students. Please refer to the separate pages below for textbook titles by Year.

University Medical Bookstore The store is located at South Campus in the lower level of Harriman Hall, Rm. 20- (across from the student lounge).  They can help you with books you wish to purchase in any format, electronic or hardcopy and condition (new or used).

Additional notes and links to other textbooks in the Predoc Curriculum:

  1. Clinical Key: available FREE through our UBlibraries and HUBNET.  Clinical Key is ebook software designed by Elsevier to support Elsevier published items only. NOTE: You will need to create an account with Clinical Key to receive full access to all services. You will be prompted to login with your UBIT information if you are connecting from off campus. There are several textbooks from the pre-doctoral curriculum available 
  2. Hospitals and University at Buffalo Library Resources Network (HUBNET):- contains databases and links to other electronic resources, textbooks and references specific for the medical/health science community at UB./supplemental material on reserve at their discretion.  
  3. The Health Sciences Library (HSL): The HSL is located behind Squire Hall on South Campus. Please note that faculty may also put additional articles/supplemental material on reserve at their discretion. 
  4. UBlearns - Please note you may access the libraries from the "UBLibraries Tab" when you login to UBlearns, powered by Blackboard.

Class of 2017

Year 4 • (Class of 2017) Required Textbook listing

*Free eBook means that this title is available through Clinical Key, a free resource from the Health Sciences Library.

Course Course Title ISBN Author Title Edition Publisher
Free On Clinical Key
 Confirmed
Fall  
1 ODS 840 Develop. Patient Assess./Mgmt. Skills 978-0-323-08028-6 Little Little & Falace's Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient 8 Elsevier ✓ 
 9/13/16
2 OSU 843 Oral Surgery Clinic III 978-0-323-04903-0 Hupp Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 6 Elsevier
✓ 
 9/13/16
3 ORT 843 Orthodontics Seminar/Clinic I 978-0-323-08317-1 Proffit Contemporary Orthodontics 5 Elsevier    9/13/16
4 PDO 843 Pediatric Dentistry Clinic III 978-0-323-08546-5 Casamassimo Pediatric Dentistry: Infancy Through Adolescence 5 Elsevier    9/13/16
    Pediatric Dentistry Clinic III 978-0-323-05724-0 Dean McDonald and Avery Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent 9 Elsevier
✓ 
 9/13/16
 5  PDO840 Elective Pediatric Dentistry Clinic  978-0-721603124  Pinkham  Pediatric Dentistry, Infancy Through Adolescence  4  Mosby    9/13/16
6 RDN 843 Case-Based Dental Biomaterials 978-1-4377-2418-9 Anusavice Phillip's Science of Dental Materials 12 Elsevier
✓ 
 9/13/16
    Case-Based Dental Biomaterials 978-0-323-08108-5 Powers Craigs’s Restorative Dental Materials 13 Mosby Elsevier  9/13/16
    Case-Based Dental Biomaterials 978-0-323-02838-7 Paravina Esthetic Color Training in Dentistry 1 Elsevier    9/13/16
Spring  
10 OSU 844 Oral Surgery Clinic IV 978-0-323-04903-0 Hupp Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 5 Elsevier
✓ 
 
11 PDO 844 Oral Surgery Clinic IV 978-0-323-08546-5 Casamassimo Pediatric Dentistry: Infancy Through Adolescence 5 Elsevier

   
     

Class of 2018

Year 3 • (Class of 2018) Required Textbook listing

*Free eBook means that this title is available through Clinical Key, a free resource from the Health Sciences Library.

Course Course Title ISBN Author Title Edition Publisher  Free On Clinical Key  Confirmed
Fall

1  ODS832  Oral Radiology Clinic  978-0-323096331  White  Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation  7  Mosby  ✓
2 ODS 836 Oral Pathology II 978-1-4557-0262-6 Regezi Oral Pathology: Clinical Pathologic Correlations 6 W.B. Saunders
3 ODS 839 TMD Rotation 0-86715-167-6 Mohl A Textbook of Occlusion 1 Quintessence  
4 OSU 831 Oral Surgery I 978-0-323-04903-0 Hupp Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 6 Elsevier  
✓ (6th edition)
5 OSU 833 Oral Surgery I 978-0-323-04903-0 Hupp Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 5 Elsevier  
✓  (6th edition)
6
PDO 831 Pediatric Dentistry 978-0-323-08546-5 Casamassimo Pediatric Dentistry: Infancy Through Adolescence 5 Elsevier  
7 PDO 833 Pediatric Dentistry Clinic I 978-0-323-05724-0 McDonald & Avery  Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent 9 Elsevier  
    Pediatric Dentistry Clinic I 978-0-323-08546-5 Casamassimo Pediatric Dentistry: Infancy Through Adolescence 5 Elsevier  
8
PER 831 Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy 978-0-323-18824-1
Saunders Carranza's Clinical Periodontology 12 Elsevier  
9 PER 835 Endodontics II 978-1-4557-5410-6 Torabinejad Principles and Practice of Endodontics
5 Elsevier  
    Endodontics Clinic I 978-0-323-06489-7 Hargreaves Cohen's Pathways of the Pulp 10 Elsevier  
 10  PMY 831
 Principles of Pharmacology  978-1-56363-769-8  Edited by Ciancio  ADA/PDR Guide to Dental Therapeutics  5    
     Principles of Pharmacology
978-1451191776  Whalem  Lippincott lllustrated Reviews: Pharmacology  6  Wolters Kluwer
 
11 RDN 831 Implant Dentistry II 978-0-323-04373-1 Misch Contemporary Implant Dentistry 3 Elsevier  
 12  RDN833 Fixed Prosthodontics   978-0-323-02874-5  Rosenstiel Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics   4  Mosby  
13 RDN 834 Indirect Restor. Clinic I 0-323-02874-8 Rosenstiel Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics 4 Mosby  
14 RDN 835 Cariology & Direct Restorations 978-0867155280 edited by Hilton. T. Summitt's Fundamentals of Operative Dentistry: A Contemporary Approach 4 Quintessence  
    Cariology & Direct Restorations I 978-1-118-93582-8 Fejerskov Dental Caries: The Disease and Its Clinical Management 3 Wiley STMS  
    Cariology & Direct Restorations I 0-323-02874-8 Rosenstiel Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics 4 Mosby  
 15  RDN837  978-1-607-95025-7  Rahn  Textbook of Complete Dentures  6  Peoples Publishing Group Inc     9/13/16
    Removable Prosth. III 978-0-323-06990-8 Carr McCracken's Removable Partial Prosthodontics 12 Elsevier  
Spring

  ODS 832 Oral Radiology Clinic 978-0-323-04983-2 White Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation 7 W.B. Saunders  
  ODS 834 TMD and Orofacial Pain 0-86715-167-6 Mohl A Textbook of Occlusion 1 Quintessence  
  ODS 834 TMD and Orofacial Pain 978-0-867-15413-9 De Leeuw, ed. Orofacial Pain: Guidelines for Assessment, Diagnosis, and Management 4 Quintessence  
  OSU 832 Oral Surgery II 978-0-323-04903-0 Hupp Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 5 Elsevier  
  OSU 834 Oral Surgery Clinic II 978-0-323-04903-0 Hupp Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 5 Elsevier
✓ 
  PDO 832 Pediatric Dentistry II 978-0-323-08546-5 Casamassimo Pediatric Dentistry: Infancy Through Adolescence 5 Elsevier  
  PDO 834 Pediatric Clinic II 978-0-323-08546-5 Casamassimo Pediatric Dentistry: Infancy Through Adolescence 5 Elsevier  
  PER 832 Surgical Perio. Therapy 0-86577-902-3 Wolf Periodontology: Color Atlas of Dental Medicine 3 Thieme Medical Publishers

  RDN 833 Fixed Prosthodontics I 0-323-02874-8 Rosenstiel Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics 4 Mosby  
  RDN 838 Removable Prosthodontics IV 978-0-323-06990-8 Carr McCracken's Removable Partial Prosthodontics 12 Elsevier  
  RDN 838 Removable Prosthodontics IV 978-1-607-95025-7 Rahn Textbook of Complete Dentures 6 Peoples Publishing Group Inc

  RDN 839 Removable Prosth. Clinic I 978-1-607-95025-7 Rahn Textbook of Complete Dentures 6 Peoples Publishing Group Inc

  RDN 839 Removable Prosth. Clinic I 978-0-86715-485-6 Phoenix Stewart's Clinical Removable Partial Prosthodontics 4 Quintessence  
  RDN 839 Removable Prosth. Clinic I 978-0-323-06990-8 Carr McCracken's Removable Partial Prosthodontics 12 Elsevier  
Optional / Secondary Sources            
  RDN 836S 978-0-323-08333-1 Heymann Sturdivant's Art and Science of Operative Dentistry 6 Mosby  



PER 835 Endodontics II 978-1-550-09333-9 Ingle Ingle's Endodontics 6 Pmph Usa  
  ODS 831 Management of the Medically Complex Patient  978-0-323-08028-6  Little  Little & Falace's Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient 7  Elsevier  
  ODS 831 Management of the Medically Complex Patient  978-155009-345-2  Greenberg  Burket's Oral Medicine  11  Peoples          Publishing        
Group Inc  

Class of 2019

Year 2 • (Class of 2019) Required Textbook listing

*Free eBook means that this title is available through Clinical Key, a free resource from the Health Sciences Library.

Course Course Title ISBN   Author Title Edition Publisher
Free On Clinical Key
 Confirmed
Fall  
1 CLD 821 Clinical Dentistry II 978-0-323-
04983-2
White Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation 6
Elsevier ✓ 
 9/15/16
2 ODS 821 Oral Radiology Technique 978-0-323-04983-2 White Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation 6 Elsevier  9/15/16
 3  ORB 820  Nutrition in the Practice of Dental Medicine  978-0-078021411  Carol Byrd-Bredbenner  Wardlaw’s Perspectives in Nutrition 9  McGraw-Hill 
Higher Education
 (US)
   9/15/16
 4 ORB 825
 Oral Sciences & Preventive Dentistry 1 978-1-588900289  Avery  Oral Development and Histology  3  Thieme   8/4/16
     Oral Sciences & Preventive Dentistry 1  978-0323078467  Nanci Ten Cate's Oral Histology
 8  Elsevier   8/4/16
     Oral Sciences & Preventive Dentistry 1   978-1118935828  Kidd & Fejerskov
Dental Caries: The Disease & Its Clinical Management 
 3  Wiley   8/4/16
5 OSU 822 Regional Anesthesia 978-0-323-07413-1 Malamed Handbook of Local Anesthesia 6 Elsevier    8/4/16

6 PER 822 Introduction to Clinical Periodontics 978-0-323188241 Newman Carranza's Clinical Periodontology 12 Elsevier
✓ 
 8/4/16
7 PTH 600 General Pathology 978-1-4377-1781-5 Kumar Robbins Basic Pathology 9 Elsevier
✓ 
 8/23/16
8 RDN 809 Direct Restorations I 0-86715-452-7 Summitt

Summitt's Fundamentals of Operative Dentistry: A Contemporary Approach


4 Quintessence   8/4/16
9 RDN 809 Direct Restorations I 978-1-4377-2418-9 Anusavice Phillips' Science of Dental Materials 12 Elsevier
✓ 
 8/23/16
10 RDN 810 Direct Restorations-Preclin Lab 978-1-4377-2418-9 Anusavice Phillips' Science of Dental Materials 12 Elsevier
✓ 
 
11 RDN 810 Direct Restorations-Preclin Lab 978-0-86715-528-0  Summitt Fundamentals of Operative Dentistry: A Contemporary Approach 4
Quintessence    8/23/16
12  RDN 810
Direct restorations-Preclin Lab
 978-0323083331  Sturdevant Art and Science of Operative Dentistry
 6 Mosby    8/23/16
13 RDN 813 Indirect Restorations I 0-323-02874-8 Rosenstiel Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics 4 Mosby    
14 RDN 823 Removable Prosthodontics I 978-1-607-95025-7 Rahn Textbook of Complete Dentures 6 Peoples Publishing Group Inc  8/4/16
15 RDN 824 Removable Pros. Preclin Lab I 978-1-607-95025-7 Rahn Textbook of Complete Dentures 6 Peoples Publishing Group Inc  8/4/16
Spring  
1 ODS 822 Oral Radiology Clinic I 978-0-323-04983-2 White Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation 7
Elsevier
 
2 PER 811 Endodontics 978-1455754106 Torabinejad Endodontics: Principles and Practice 5 Saunders   8/4/16
3 PER 812 Preclinical Lab II – Indirect Restoration 978-1455754106 Torabinejad Endodontics: Principles and Practice 5 Saunders   8/4/16
4 RDN 814 Indirect Restoration I 0-323-02874-8 Rosenstiel Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics 4 Mosby    
5 RDN 816 Preclinical Lab II–Indirect Restorations 978-0-323-02838-7 Paravina Esthetic Color Training in Dentistry 1 Elsevier   8/4/16
6 RDN 816 Preclinical Lab II – Indirect Restorations 0-323-02874-8 Rosenstiel Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics 4 Mosby    
7 RDN 825 Removable Prosth. II 978-0-86715-485-6 Phoenix Stewart's Clinical Removable Partial Prosthodontics 4 Quintessence   8/4/16
8 RDN 826

Preclinical Lab II – Removable Prosthodontics

 

978-0-323-06990-8 Carr McCracken's Removable Partial Prosthodontics 12 Elsevier
✓ 
 
9 RDN 827 Implant Dentistry I of Dental Medicine 978-0-323-04373-1 Misch Contemporary Implant Dentistry 3 Elsevier   8/4/16
 10  ODS 825  Oral Pathology I  978-0-323297684  Regezi  Oral Pathology: Clinical Pathologic Correlations  7  Saunders    
Optional / Secondary Sources              
12 RDN 822

    Gary Four-handed Dentistry Manual  
   
     

Class of 2020

Year 1 • (Class of 2020) Required Textbook listing

The cost of required textbooks is not included on your tuition bill, however it is included in the Financial Aid budget for all students. Below is the list of required textbooks for the predoctoral program listed for the 2016 - 2017 academic year. *Free eBook means that this textbook title is available through Clinical Key, a free resource provided through the Hospital and University at Buffalo Hospital Resource Network (HUBNET) and may be accessed via the Health Sciences Library (HSL). You may begin accessing Clinical Key anytime after you activate your UBIT information if you wish to become familiar with it. You will receive more information on how to use Clinical Key during orientation week. Inquiries prior to orientation week about Clinical Key may be made directly to HUBNET
(technical/login issues), or to our Dental School librarian, Liz Stellrecht for questions about how to navigate or access titles once in Clinical Key.

Course Course Title ISBN Author Title Edition Publisher
Free On Clinical Key
Confirmed
Fall  
1 ANA 500 Gross Human Anatomy Lecture 978-1451119459  Moore Clinically Oriented Anatomy 7 LWW   9/15/16
    Gross Human Anatomy - LAB 978-1469890685 Agur Grant's Atlas of Anatomy 14 LWW   9/15/16
    Gross Human Anatomy - LAB 978-0-3409-8516-8 Ellis Human Sectional Anatomy: Atlas of Body Sections, CT and MRI Images 3 CRC Press
  9/15/16
    Gross Human Anatomy - LAB 978-0323313377
Moore Before We Are Born: Essentials of Embryology and Birth Defects 9
Elsevier ✓ 
9/15/16

               
     Gross Human Anatomy
 978-1496313805  Tank Grant's Dissector
16 LWW   9/15/16
2
ANA 504
Histology –Lecture 978-0-7020-4746-6

Young Wheater's Functional Histology: A Text and Color Atlas

6 Elsevier
✓ (6th Edition)
9/15/16
     Histology –Lecture   9781455706310
 Ovalle 
Netter's Essential Histology
(recommended, not required)
2 Elsevier
✓ 
9/15/16
3 BCH 500 Dental Biochemistry 978-1608315727 Lieberman Marks' Basic Medical Biochemistry: A Clinical Approach 4 LWW   9/15/16
4
RDN 802 
Dental Anatomy 978-1-451-14533-5 Scheid Woelfel's Dental Anatomy 8 LWW   9/15/16
5 RDN 804
Dental Anatomy - LAB
 978-1-451-14533-5  Scheid  Woelfel's Dental Anatomy  8  LWW    9/15/16
Spring  
6 ANA 811 DEN Neuroanatomy 978-0-323-04131-7 Nolte The Human Brain 6 Elsevier
✓ (7th edition)
 
7 ODS 811 Oral Radiology 1 978-0-323-09633-1 White
Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation
7
LWW
✓ (6th edition) 
 
8 ODS 812 Orofacial Neurobiology 1-891949-04-7 Junge Oral Sensorimotor Function 1

Medico Dental

Media 

International

 
9 OSU 801 Medical Emergencies 978-0-323-04235-2 Malamed Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office 6 Elsevier    
10 PDO 801 Profession. Practice & Community Dentistry 978-0-323-01467-0 Gluck & Morganstein Jong's Community Dental Health 5 Elsevier    
     
 978-0721605159  Burt & Eklund
Dentistry, Dental Practice, and the Community
 6  Elsevier    
11 PGY 502 DEN Physiology 978-0-323-07362-2 Koeppen Berne & Levy Physiology 
6 Elsevier
✓ 
 
12 RDN 803 Principles of Occlusion
0-86715-167-6 Mohl A Textbook of Occlusion 1 Quintessence   7/15/16
      978-0-323-08220-4 Okeson Management of Temporomandibular Disorders and Occlusion 7 Elsevier    
 13

RDN 809

RDN 810 

 

Cariology & Direct Rest. Lecture
978-0867155280
 Hilton Fundamentals of Operative Dentistry: A Contemporary Approach
4  Quintessence
   
     
 978-1-118935828    Dental Caries: The Disease & its Clinical Management
 3  John Wiley & Sons
   
Optional / Secondary Sources  
17 RDN 800
Biomaterials

978-0-323-02838-7

 

978-0-3230-4277-2 

Paravina

 

Sakaguchi 

Esthetic Color Training in Dentistry

Evolve Resources for Craig's Restorative Dental Materials 

1

 

12 

Elsevier

 

Elsevier