• DENTAL ASSISTANT 

    Dental assistants carry out a wide variety of jobs within a private dental office, clinic, or hospital setting. During dental procedures, assistants work alongside the dentist to provide a second pair of hands while giving comfort to the patient. Some of these jobs include but are not limited to, greeting patients, preparing procedure trays, mixing required dental materials, evacuation of fluids, the transfer of instruments and instructions and nutrition counseling.

     

    Skills Taught:

    • OSHA Regulations
    • Chairside Assisting
    • Communication Skills
    • Office Management
    • Infection Control Radiology
    • Anatomy & Physiology
    • Histology
    • Microbiology
    • Oral Anatomy
    • Oral Embryology
    • Oral Pathology
    • Dental Emergencies

     

    Related Careers:
     
    • Dental Assistant
    • Lab Technician
    • Sterilization Assistant
    • Dental Sales Representative
    • Dental Claims Processor
    • Dental Radiology Technician