Dental Hygiene Theory I

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.

  • Prerequisite: DEN 120
  • Corequisite: DEN 131
Class Hours2
Lab Hours0
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours0
Credit Hours2