DENT 53 Introduction to Chairside Assisting (3)
Lec-35, Lab-52.5
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ.: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in: DENT 51 and DENT 55A and DENT 62 COREQ: DENT 52
Instruction in the role and functions of chairside assistant, such as preparing the operatory, placement of topical agents, oral evacuation, instrument identification and grasps/transfers, hand and rotary instrument identification and maintenance, placement and removal of rubber dam and matrix retainers, placement of sedative restorations, fabrication of acrylic temporary crowns, and restoration, prosthodontics and endodontics armamentarium, tray set ups and procedures. Lab fee is required.
Offered Fall semesters

After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

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