Sep 26, 2020  
Spring 2019 Catalog 
Spring 2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DL 230 - Dental Laboratory Practice I

Credit Hours: 3

The fabrication of oral prostheses from casts and prescriptions of actual cases. The dentist-dental laboratory relationship is stressed. Students may choose cases in the specialty of their choice.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • interpret a dentist's prescription;
  • construct an appliance per the prescription;
  • order supplies, maintain necessary inventory and price finished products;
  • approach a dentist to obtain cases;
  • illustrate lab management practices (billing, bookkeeping, etc.);
  • demonstrate the care and maintenance of equipment; and
  • explain the techniques of disinfecting and sanitizing.

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