- prepare patient for treatment(clean teeth, polish teeth, scrape)
- take x-rays
- apply fourine to teeth
- must not be squeemish in the presence of blood or saliva
- spend most of their day on their feet
- be prepared to handle the paperwork
- dental assistant programs usually take 9-11 months to complete.
- once completed you receive a certificate and you are officially a dental assistant.
- well mannered
- easy going
- On-the-job Training None