Description
Dental Chairside
Prepares dental assistant students to chart oral cavity structures, dental pathology and restorations and to assist a dentist with basic dental procedures including examinations, pain control, amalgam restoration and cosmetic restoration. Student will also develop the ability to educate patients about preventive dentistry, brushing and flossing techniques, and dental procedures, using lay terminology. Throughout the course, students will apply decoding strategies to the correct use and interpretation of dental terminology. Prerequisites: completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, 10-508-101.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
5
Offering
Course
DENTAST 31508302
Academic Group
Technical Diploma
Academic Organization
Health Related Professions
Enrollment Requirements
Student must be accepted into Dental Assistant program.