This provides didactic instruction and laboratory exercises for dental assistants and dental hygientists. It will provide students with a thorough understanding of the morphology (form) and physiology (function) of the primary and permanent dentitions and head and neck structures:
- Identify and correctly utilize dental terminology
- Explain the location, composition, structure aand clinical importance of the tooth enamel, dentin, pulp, cementum, periodontal ligament, bone, alveolar process and head and neck landmarks
- Identify each tooth and its landmarks
- Identify the dental arches, quadrants and occlusion
Note! This course is prerequiste for EFDA 2018. If you are applying to EFDA 2018, your application will include this course.
Day: Class meets on January 22-24, 2018.
Time: 8:30am - 3:30am
Total Hours: 21
Cost: $495.00 (Includes text, work book and materals)
Instructor: Dr. Turner
Location: 2 Educational Drive; Essex Junction, Vermont
* Must be a licensed dental assistant or dental hygientist with 6 months experience.