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Dental Assisting I: General Chairside DENA 1340

6 Credits

Weekly Contact Hours: Lecture - 3 Lab 2 - 6 Lab 3 - 0
Pre-requisite(s): None
Co-requisite(s): DENA 1050, DENA 1080

Introduces student to ethics and jurisprudence for the dental assistant and to chairside assisting with diagnostic and operative procedures. Topics include: ethics and jurisprudence in the dental office; four-handed dentistry techniques; clinical data collection techniques; introduction to operative dentistry; and dental material basics.

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