Campus: Willow Street Campus
Instructor: Dr. Marie Kelly
Dr. Marie Kelly
Instructor: Expanded Function Dental Assistant
Marie Kelly, DDS is a PA licensed, general dentist and a native of Lancaster County. She graduated from Ephrata High School and moved to North Carolina, where she was a dental assistant and dental hygienist prior to becoming a dentist. Dr. Kelly received her Bachelors degree from UNC in dental auxiliary teaching education in 1983 and then her Doctorate degree in Dental Surgery in 1987. After practicing for many years in Millersville, PA; Charlotte, North Carolina and Lancaster, she has committed to teaching dental assisting students at LCCTC.
Career Focus Statement
Prepare for a professional career as an expanded- function dental assistant.
Program Goals & Description
- Perform chair-side assistant duties in all phases of restorative, surgical, endodontic, prosthodonitic, and periodontal treatment as provided in general dentistry.
- Place, contour, and finish amalgams and composite restorations.
- Place and remove matrices, wedges, rubber dams and apply bases and liners.