Dental Diagnostics CPU


In the Dental Diagnostics CPU, students create alginate impressions.In the Dental Diagnostics CPU, students are guided through many dental diagnostic procedures. Students study dental anatomy and physiology, follow universal precautions employed in the dental field, and implement communication and subjective evaluation techniques while addressing clients. Lessons include dental charting, dental hygiene assessments, plaque assessments, dental radiography, creating dental impressions, performing dental bacteria cultures.

Featured Careers

  • Dental hygienist
  • Dental assistant
  • Dental laboratory technician
  • Dentist

Skill Development

Health Science Skills

  • DentistDental anatomy and physiology
  • Differences between types of tooth notation systems
  • Plaque detection and removal
  • Mixing alginate, loading alginate trays, and taking alginate impressions
  • Forensic odontology

Academic Skills

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • History
  • Biology

What's Included

  • Applied Technologies Dental Diagnostics courseware CD
  • Dental charting textbook
  • Dental assistant textbook
  • Dental manikin system
  • Dental radiograph set
  • Almost all Health Science CPUs include a cart to house and organize accompanying materials.Dental bitewing x-ray viewer
  • Chain-free patient towels
  • Dental exam mirrors
  • Disposable pre-pasted toothbrushes
  • Procedure masks
  • Alginate powder
  • Impression trays
  • Bacteria culture test kit
  • Flash card set
  • Laminated tooth anatomy worksheet
  • Laminated dental chart worksheet
  • Laminated plaque detection experiment worksheet
  • Miscellaneous materials and consumables
  • Instructor's Overview
  • Media Cruiser

Ordering Information

Dental Diagnostics - HS759
CPU Objectives