Dental Hygiene Theory I

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
DEN
130
2
0
0
2
Prerequisite:

DEN 120

Corequisite:

DEN 131

This course is a continuation of the didactic dental hygiene concepts necessary for providing an oral prophylaxis. Topics include deposits/removal, instrument sharpening, patient education, fluorides, planning for dental hygiene treatment, charting, and clinical records and procedures. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate knowledge needed to complete a thorough oral prophylaxis.