The key to success can be a great smile.
Help put a healthier smile on someone’s face through the Dental Assisting & Dental Radiology Program available at our Wichita, Kansas, school. Throughout the course you’ll receive training that will prepare you for a valuable job as a dental assistant, helping the dentist in the delivery of quality oral health care.
By the end of the program, graduates will be trained in dental x-ray procedures, patient assessment, billing, dental records, instrument sterilization and other skills designed to make them extremely well-qualified and ready to start work in a new dental assisting career.
WHICH DENTAL ASSISTING & DENTAL RADIOLOGY SKILLS WILL I LEARN?
- Review dental records and prepare patients for treatment, including taking X-rays
- Provide dentist with proper instruments and chairside materials
- Impressions, modeling, charting and polishing
- Fluoride treatments and whitening procedures
- Provide postoperative instructions and instruct patients on oral healthcare
- Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment, and place for easy access
- Instruct patients on dental hygiene and proper care of dental fixtures
- Apply sealant/anesthetic
WHERE DO DENTAL ASSISTANTS WORK?
- Dental Offices
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A branch of Heritage College, Denver, CO.
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APPROVED AND REGULATED BY
Kansas Board of Regents, 1000 SW Jackson Street, Suite 520, Topeka, KS 66612-1368
2800 South Rock Road,
Wichita, KS 67210
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This easy to reach campus near the Kansas Turnpike features two facilities that include student lounges and a resource center along with fully equipped classrooms that support our hands-on approach to education.
As students prepare for their healthcare career, they often study in simulated, real-life settings that include two X-ray labs, two medical assisting labs, a pharmacy lab, a computer lab, a dental lab, a veterinary lab with a fully functioning surgery suite, an instructional gym for personal training students and a massage clinic that is open to the public.
Heritage College utilizes industry-standard equipment for our career education programs to ensure that students are prepared with the knowledge, skills and hands-on training needed for successful employment in their chosen field. Additionally, the campus offers a number of resources to assist students, and the faculty and staff are committed to the success of our students.