DNA120 Preventive Dentistry

1 Credit Hours

Students will learn strategies to identify and prevent dental disease/conditions including dental caries, periodontal disease, and dental trauma, to maintain oral health. Students will identify proper oral hygiene techniques including brushing, flossing, and the use of auxiliary oral hygiene aids. Students will develop skills for application of fluorides, dental sealants, desensitizing agents, and the construction of mouth guards. Students will acquire knowledge to help their patients select appropriate dental products and educate all patients on approaches to preventing disease and maintaining good oral health. Special populations will include infants, children, older adults, and individuals with medical conditions and/or disease.

2020 Fall Term

Section: A
Course Format: On-Campus Seats Available: 30/30
Type Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
In-Person FHTC M108D 08/17/20 - 12/14/20 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM M Deborah Illk
Type In-Person
Location FHTC M108D
Dates 08/17/20 - 12/14/20
Times 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Meeting Days M
Instructor Deborah Illk