Dental Assistant Beginners Course (English)

Course Description

Dental Assistant Beginners Course (English).mp4The Dental Assistant e Learning is a quick tool to train or provide refresher training to dental assistants. Key concepts covered are: 

  • Preparing the patient for treatment, Sterilizing instruments, Identifying and providing various instruments to the dentist during procedures, Mixing various dental materials, Chair side assistance, Intraoral Radiography, Sterilization, and Infection Control Practices. 

Instructors: Dr. Abhinav Kathuria, MDS; Dr. Ravneet Lamba, MDS & Dr. Shallu Khatri, BDS

Facility Credits: Gums & Braces Dental Clinic

Curriculum

    Course Description : Dental Assistant Training Program
    1. Dental assistants assist the dentist in providing more efficient dental treatment, by preparing the patient for treatment, sterilizing instruments, passing instruments during the procedure, holding suction devices, exposing dental radiographs, taking impressions, and fabricating provisional crowns. The Dentist can focus more time on the procedure; the dental assistant then effectively becomes the operator's extra hands.

      The Dental Assistant eLearning course has been developed with the objective of providing Dental Chains and practicing dentists a quick tool to train or provide refresher training to dental assistants. The course comprises of

      • eLearning modules
      • Demonstrative videos
      • Gamification based learning tool

      Key concepts covered are: 

      • Preparing the patient for treatment
      • Sterilizing instruments
      • Identifying and providing various instruments to dentist during procedures
      • Mixing various dental materials
      • Chair side assistance
      • Sterilization and Infection Control Practices
      • Intraoral Radiography

      Instructors: Dr. Abhinav Kathuria, MDS; Dr. Ravneet Lamba, MDS & Dr. Shallu Khatri, BDS

      Facility Credits: Gums & Braces Dental Clinic

    Pre Quiz
    Module 1- Basic Dental Information
    1. Basic Dental Information

      This Introductory eLearning Dental Module gives a brief introduction to the various members of dental team. The next section explains various structures of the mouth and teeth in detail. Further, this module will give an insight of progression of two major dental diseases which result in tooth loss & various tooth numbering systems.

      At the completion of this module, the learner will know:

      • The Role and Duties of various members of dental team
      • The Types of Teeth present in the mouth.
      • The Common Dental diseases.

      Instructor: Dr. Ravneet Lamba, MDS

    Module 2- Common Dental Procedures
    1. This e-learning module through its various chapters will make you aware of the dental procedures that are performed commonly in an established dental practice. Each chapter contains a portion that tells about the role of dental assistant in that very dental procedure that enables the assistant to understand the chapter from his own perspective. The e-learning has been made interactive by incorporation of quiz either in between or at the end of each chapter.

      Instructors : Dr Abhinav Kathuria MDS, Dr. Shallu Khatri, BDS

    Module 3- Dental Chair
    1. In this eLearning module, Dr. Ravneet explains the most important equipment in the dental clinic - the Dental chair. The module is divided into five sections and covers the important parts of the dental chair and its maintenance. The module also elaborates the responsibilities of the dental assistant during dental procedures and the way to use and clean different parts of the dental chair.

       At the completion of this module the learner will know:

      •  Parts of the Dental chair and its uses.
      •  Duties of the dental assistant in the cleaning and maintenance of Dental chair.

      Instructor: Dr. Ravneet Lamba, MDS

    Module 4-Chair side assistance
    1. This module is about one of the most important duties of a dental assistant i.e Chair side assistance. It will cover the main aspects of chairside assistance:

      • Zones of activity
      • Dental Chair Position while working on the patient
      • Operator/Dentist chair position
      • Dental Assistant chair/stool position
      • Conserving the motion while working on the patient
      • Strategies for the dental assistant in assisting the dentist during various dental procedures
      • Rules for Instrument transfer and Instrument grasp 

      Instructor: Dr. Ravneet Lamba, MDS

    Module 6 - Dental Instruments
    1. This module will introduce you to various dental instruments. This module is divided into various sections. Each section will cover different aspects of dental instruments. 

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