Orthodontic Assistant Training Course
Certification Course


Meets the criteria for orthodontics remediable tasks to Dental Assistants

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Description

This two-day course is designed to train and develop dental assistants with little to no experience in Orthodontics. Participants will develop the skills necessary to assist the Orthodontist with their everyday practice.

Minimum of three months of experience as a general practice chair-side dental assistant or hygienist OR completion of the Fundamentals of Dental Assisting Course.


Objectives

To provide training for certification in the following.

  • Orthodontic terminology and instruments
  • Orthodontic records and photography
  • Understanding different phases of orthodontic treatment
  • Placing banding and bracketing
  • Selecting and pre-sizing orthodontic bands
  • Selecting and pre-sizing archwires
  • Securing or unsecuring an archwire
  • Selecting prescribed extra-oral appliances
  • Removing and recementing properly contoured and fitting loose bands
  • Making impressions for study casts
  • Placing or removing prescribed pre-treatment separators

All necessary supplies and instruments will be provided.


Faculty

Calogero Dolce

Department:

DN-ORTHODONTICS GENERAL

Calogero Dolce DDS, PhD

Professor & Chair Of Orthodontics

“I declare that neither I nor any member of my family has a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program greater than $999, nor do I have a financial interest greater than $1,000 in any commercial product(s) I will discuss in the presentation.”


Registration Information

Dates & Fees

February 8th, 2025

Regular: $799
20 Participant Limit

Schedule & CEU

Friday:
8:00AM-4:30PM
Saturday:
8:00AM-4:30PM

Networking Lunch Provided

Credit Hours:
15 CEU Lecture & Participation


Cancellation Policy