Course Details

Course Number

10508112

Credits

5.00

Description

This clinical course builds on and expands the technical/clinical skills student dental hygienists developed in Dental Hygiene Process II. In consultation with the instructor, students apply independent problem-solving skills in the course of providing comprehensive care for calculus case type I, II and III patients and case type 0, I, II and III patients. Dental Hygiene Process III introduces root detoxification using hand and ultra-sonic instruments, laser bacterial reduction, selection of dental implant prophylaxis treatment options and administration of chemotherapeutic agents. Students also adapt care plans in order to accommodate patients with special needs.

Prerequisites: 10-508-106 DENTAL HYGIENE PROCESS II, 10-508-108 PERIODONTOLOGY, 10-508-109 CARIOLOGY and 10-508-110 NUTRITION AND DENTAL HEALTH. Condition: Accepted into the Dental Hygiene Associate Degree program.

Class Details

Days & Times Room Instructor Meeting Dates
Monday 7:00AM - 8:00AM 3014-Wausau Campus CHS Bld-IVC Debra Koziel Aug 29
Monday 8:00AM - 11:00AM 3014-Wausau Campus CHS Bld-IVC Debra Koziel Aug 29
- ONLINE INSTRUCTION Debra Koziel Aug 29 - Dec 16
Tuesday 7:30AM - 12:30PM 1009-Wausau Campus CHS Bldg Dn Debra Koziel Aug 30
Wednesday 7:00AM - 6:00PM 1009-Wausau Campus CHS Bldg Dn Debra Koziel Aug 31
Thursday 7:00AM - 8:00AM 3014-Wausau Campus CHS Bld-IVC Debra Koziel Sep 1
Thursday 3:00PM - 6:00PM 1009-Wausau Campus CHS Bldg Dn Debra Koziel Sep 1
Friday 8:00AM - 11:00AM 3019-Wausau Campus CHS Bld Debra Koziel Sep 2 - Sep 9
Tuesday, Wednesday 8:00AM - 12:00PM 1009-Wausau Campus CHS Bldg Dn Debra Koziel Sep 6 - Dec 14
Wednesday 1:00PM - 5:00PM 1009-Wausau Campus CHS Bldg Dn Debra Koziel Sep 7 - Dec 14
Friday 8:00AM - 12:00PM 1009-Wausau Campus CHS Bldg Dn Debra Koziel Sep 23 - Oct 7
Friday 1:00PM - 5:00PM 1009-Wausau Campus CHS Bldg Dn Debra Koziel Sep 23 - Oct 7

Mode of Instruction

Blended
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Fees

$955.50

First date to enroll

Last date to enroll

Class Status

Open

Capacity

28

Available Seats

6

Registration

This class is only open to students enrolled in a program, or those with special approval. To register for this class, please first enroll in a program or request Dean approval.