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2020-2021 Catalog SVC 
2020-2021 Catalog SVC [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DEN 112 - Chairside Assisting I

Provides the knowledge and skills needed to operate and maintain typical equipment found in a dental operatory. Learn the design, function, and maintenance of hand-pieces, dental instruments and the dental unit water/vacuum line. Also focuses on the theory and delivery of basic dental assisting skills, such as dental ergonomics, principles of team positioning, instrument transfer and oral evacuation. Prerequisite: DEN 110 and 114.