What Does a Dental Assistant Do?
As a Dental Assistant you will have the ability of making patients comfortable, preparing them for treatments and collecting dental records. Dental assistants perform a variety of patient care, office and laboratory duties.
Milan Institute Dental Assistant graduates have experience and expertise in records management, operational procedures, inventory control and providing the dentist assistance during the examination and treatment of patients.
Note: Dental assistants should not be confused with dental hygienists, who are licensed to perform different clinical tasks.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Dental Assisting is expected to be one of the fastest growing occupations through 2014. Population growth and greater retention of natural teeth by middle-aged and older people is fuelling the demand for dental services.
Get started on your new career today with proper training and credentials from the Milan Institute.