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Dental Assistant Care

Dental Assistant Care The role of Dental Assistant involves being able to perform a variety of duties. It also requires being detail oriented, alert, and able to react calmly and quickly in emergency situations.   A Dental Assistant observes all dental procedures, assisting both Dentists and Dental Hygienists to perform quality procedures for all patients. While most dental procedures are routine and take place without incident, emergency situations do take place.   Eliminating short cuts for procedures and staying alert with the...

Oral piercings and infections?

Question by Bandit: Oral piercings and infections? I have heard that oral piercings get infected easier than normal because your moth is dirty, but I have also seen that they don’t get infected easily because your mouth is constantly producing new saliva. So which is it?? Also, are tongue WEB piercings safe? Best answer: Answer by dentalhygIf you think about it, the body is going to view the piercing as something foreign- or something that shouldn’t be there. First of all, oral piercings can damage periodontal tissue. Constant...

Dental Assistant Career Colleges

Dental Assistant Colleges Now what you have decided to start looking into a career as a dental assistant you will want to consider your options for obtaining the education you need to go into your newly chosen field.   There are many options to consider when deciding to go into dental assisting as a career choice. Many city and state level colleges will offer programs to help you start as a dental assistant however one of the more popular methods for obtaining a dental assistant certification is through a vocational or career training...

Complaints Against Dental Hygienists

Dental Assistants Most Dental Assistants work hard to ensure the best quality treatment available to all patients. However, there are those who don’t live up to the expectations of the patient. The patient has the right to address this issue with the dental facility. If they do not feel their complaint has been properly handled, they can then file a complaint with the State Dental Board.   State Dental Boards are responsible for regulating dental practices. They work hard to protect the public against improper behaviors by Dental...

Oral piercings and infections?

Question by Bandit: Oral piercings and infections? I have heard that oral piercings get infected easier than normal because your moth is dirty, but I have also seen that they don’t get infected easily because your mouth is constantly producing new saliva. So which is it?? Also, are tongue WEB piercings safe? Best answer: Answer by dentalhygIf you think about it, the body is going to view the piercing as something foreign- or something that shouldn’t be there. First of all, oral piercings can damage periodontal tissue. Constant...
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