Radiology for Dental Assistants - November 3-4, 2017

Radiology for Dental Assistants - November 3-4, 2017

Course Description and Overview

This will be a 16 hour hands-on certification course for dental assistants, with the intended purpose to take dental radiographs.  This course is approved by the Nebraska Board of Dental Examiners and the renewal of registration in the state of Iowa.  As a prerequisite for this course, dental office experience is preferred. 

At the end of the course, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the properties and characteristics of the radiation beam and the factors involved in quality imaging;
  • Understand radiation safety measures;
  • Recognize and use radiographic landmarks;
  • Take and mount a full-mount set of radiogrpahs;
  • Be familiar with the state regulations and legal aspects of dental radiology

This two-day course will begin the first day with didactic lecture by a faculty in a classroom setting. Day two will take place in the radiology lab of Creighton University School of Dentistry and will include the  hands-on portion of the course.

Course Information

This course will be presented at Creighton University School of Dentistry.  Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided for both days.  Registration for both days is 7:30 am and class begins at 8:00 am.  Cancellation fee of $50 will be charged if cancellations received later than 72 hours prior to the course. Tuition included the use of Creighton XCP Kit and handouts.  Creighton University School of Dentistry designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 CE credit hours. 

 

Creighton University School of Dentistry is a ADA CERP recognized provider. 

 

 

Date(s)
  • Friday, November 3, 2017 to Saturday, November 4, 2017
Speaker(s)
  • Dr. Timonthy Walker, Julee Davis, DA, Jenny Hayes-Maytum, DA
Credits 16.00
Cost $350.00
Address 2802 Webster Street
Omaha, NE 68178
Profession Dentistry