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The Dental Assistant will be required to instruct and educate patients on dental home care.  Demonstrating brushing, flossing and effective plaque removal is in an important part of teaching patients POH.
 
The Dental Assistant will be required to instruct and educate patients on dental home care.  Demonstrating brushing, flossing and effective plaque removal is in an important part of teaching patients POH.
  
After the completion of the following lessons you will be able to:
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After the completion of the following lessons you will be able to: [[File:Child patient.jpg|300|right]]
 
 
 
- reinforce self POH habits
 
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[[Lesson Three-Patient Instructions]]
 
[[Lesson Three-Patient Instructions]]
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My Portfolio Page  [[Janice Correa]]
 
My Portfolio Page  [[Janice Correa]]

Revision as of 14:31, 11 December 2015

INTRODUCTION

The Dental Assistant will be required to instruct and educate patients on dental home care. Demonstrating brushing, flossing and effective plaque removal is in an important part of teaching patients POH.

After the completion of the following lessons you will be able to:

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- reinforce self POH habits

- demonstrate best POH practices to educate patients and family members

- recommend appropriate toothbrushes, floss, and accessories for effective plaque removal


Lesson One-Preventive Oral Hygiene Basics

Lesson Two-Toothbrushes & Floss

Brush and floss.png


Floss length.jpg




Lesson Three-Patient Instructions


Brushing model.jpg


My Portfolio Page Janice Correa