Expanded Function Dental Assistant

30 Weeks - 210 Hours: Class includes 15 weeks (30 sessions) of classroom/clinical instruction, followed by 15 weeks (120 hours) of clinical externship in a dental office.
Campus: Willow Street Campus
Instructor: Dr. Marie Kelly

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.