DENT 67 Advanced Dental Procedures (4)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Instruction in the specialties of dentistry including advance endodontics, periodontics, orthodontics, oral surgery, removable prosthodontics and pediatric dentistry as well as the armamentarium required in each specialty. Development of preclinical skills in the extended functions which are required of the Registered Dental Assistant. Students are required to meet standards of competency for each required task including coronal polishing and ultrasonic removal of cement from orthodontic bands. Mannequins and patients will be used in instruction. Lab fee is required.
Offered Spring semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Perform clinical procedures and expanded functions required of the RDA in general and specialized dentistry
- Outcome 2: Demonstrate Standard Precautions and proper utilization of PPE in every dental situation