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Clinical Dental Assistant (Vouchers Included)

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What you will learn
Describe the roles for each member of the dental team and twelve dental specialties
Define the legal and ethical practice of dental assisting, including HIPAA
Explain deciduous and permanent dentition along with their functions in dental anatomy and pathology
Describe the chain of infection, transmission routes, and infection control for the dental practice, along with OSHA regulations
Summarize the role of the dental assistant in pharmacology, nutrition, and interaction with a variety of patients in normal daily activities and emergency situations
Describe the use, care, and preparation of dental instruments for patient care
Outline the necessary components of a patient record prior to dental charting
Use charting techniques to identify dental restorations and disease to create a treatment plan to prevent future disease progression
Set up equipment for anesthesia and sedation.
Describe patient clinical methods and techniques to prevent dental disease
Identify the process of exposing high-quality radiographs in both traditional and digital formats
Describe dental materials, their uses in dental treatment, and skills needed to use them efficiently
Define the dental assistant's role in pediatric dentistry, orthodontics, endodontics, prosthodontics, and cosmetic dentistry
Explain the communication and business needs to maintain a dental business office
State transferable hard and soft skills in order to complete a résumé for a dental assistant position
How you will benefit
Real-world perspectives from experienced dental assistants
Essential information about anatomy and physiology, preventive dentistry, patient care, and communication, radiology, pharmacology, anesthesia, assisting in specialty practices, employment strategies, and much more
Explore the basics of maintaining computerized clinical dental records using Dentrix Practice Management software
How the course is taught
Self-paced, online course
12 Months to complete
Open enrollment, begin anytime
300 course hours

Class Details

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