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Overview of Dentistry

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Dental Assisting

Dental Anatomy & Physiology

Fundamentals of Dental Materials

Dental Instrument Setups

Dental Radiology

Preventive Dentistry

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

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Dental Radiology


Introduction to the Dental Profession

Dental Basics


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A dental assistant is a dental health professional who works closely with and under the supervision of a dentist. They work with patients by performing tasks before and after the dentist meets with the patient as well as assist the dentist during certain dental procedures.

Career in Dental Assisting - CDAA

A dental hygienist "is a person who is trained and licensed to clean teeth, take dental x-rays, and provide related dental services and care, usually under the supervision of a dentist."


A dental technologist (dental laboratory technician) is a member of the dental team who, upon prescription from a dental clinician, constructs custom made restorative and dental appliances.