Orthodontic Course for Registered Dental Assistants - 50 Hrs of CE Credits - Financing & Payment Options Available - Excel Dental Training Institute
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Orthodontic Course for Registered Dental Assistants - 50 Hrs of CE Credits - Financing & Payment Options Available

SKU: $1,950.00
January 21, 2017

March 25, 2017

May 20, 2017

This 8 week course details the fundamentals of orthodontic assisting. The program strives to provide the universal fundamentals including oral and dental anatomy, tooth numbering, malocclusions, orthodontic instruments, intraoral auxiliaries, diagnostic records, application of appliances, appliance removal, retention, infection control. Our courses are designed to combine classroom theory and practical “hands-on” training in a flexible, convenient environment. Classes will be limited to twelve students per session to ensure personal attention and a positive learning experience. The course will be offered on Saturday morning from 8:30AM to 12:30PM.

Program Objectives

1. Develop a comprehensive understanding of oral and dental anatomy.

2. Know the language of orthodontics and be able to confidently speak utilizing clinical terminology.

3. Be able to communicate with patients and parents and explain treatment procedures and goals.

4. Develop a thorough comprehension of the steps involved in common orthodontic procedures.

5. Understand the various stages of orthodontic treatment, beginning with records and continuing through retention.

6. Principles and mechanics of the straight-wire bracket

7. Understanding proper bracket placement and the principles of movement

8. Direct bond bracketing of anatomical teeth – Hands On

9. Placement of separators, sizing and cementing molar bands, bracket placement aids, cements and materials, patient management, post operative procedures

10. Archwire Sequence

11. Understanding skeletal and dental classifications and discrepancies

12. Wax bite registration and archwire coordination

Course Fee: $1950.00
Course Duration: 8 Weeks

Cancellation policy: Participants will receive a full refund minus a $200.00 processing fee if you cancel at least 45 days before the course. The participants will receive a 50% refund if you cancel less than 45 days before the course.