Would you like a rewarding career in Healthcare? Have you ever thought about becoming a Dental Assistant? The duties are among the most comprehensive and varied in the dental office. After completing our program of just 13 short weeks, 2 nights a week, you will be able to step up into your new career as a Dental Assistant! We teach you the interpersonal and technical skills you will need to be successful. Responsibilities may include: assisting the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures taking and developing dental radiographs (x-rays) asking about the patient’s medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse serving as an infection control officer, developing infection control protocol and preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment helping patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health; (e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling) taking impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts (models of teeth) performing office management tasks that often require the use of a personal computer communicating with patients (e.g., scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, billing and ordering supplies) helping to provide direct patient care in all dental specialties, including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and oral surgery. Stop by our booth for more information and be entered to win a Diamond Clean Sonicare tooth brush or a Quick pro whitening treatment!
1201 S Five Mild Rd Boise, Idaho 83709