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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: [[File:Child patient.jpg|300|right]]
 
- reinforce self POH habits
 
  
- demonstrate best POH practices to educate patients and family members
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After the completion of the following lessons you will be able to:
  
- recommend appropriate toothbrushes, floss, and accessories for effective plaque removal
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* reinforce self POH habits
  
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* recommend appropriate toothbrushes, floss, and accessories for effective plaque removal
  
[[Lesson One-Preventive Oral Hygiene Basics]]
 
  
[[Lesson Two-Toothbrushes & Floss]] 
 
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My Portfolio Page  [[Janice Correa]]
 
My Portfolio Page  [[Janice Correa]]

Revision as of 20:36, 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:

  • 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

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Brush and floss.png

Lesson Two-Toothbrushes & Floss










Demo puppet.jpg


Lesson Three-Patient Instructions



My Portfolio Page Janice Correa