Dental Equipment and Instruments for Dentists
This course covers dental equipment and instruments used in the dental procedures by the dentists.
Introduction of the course This course will act as a brief guide to help you understand basic dental tools. Dental instruments are tools that dental professionals use to provide dental treatment. They include tools to examine, manipulate, treat, restore and remove teeth and surrounding oral structures. Standard instruments are the instruments used to examine, restore and extract teeth and manipulate tissues. Facility Credits: Gums & Braces Dental Clinic
Learners will be provided with the basic knowledge and practical experience needed to recognize and use various dental instruments & equipments including: chairs, lights, compressors, x-ray, polymer units, ultrasonic scalers & all dental instruments used in various dental procedures
This module equips the learner with the following knowledge: Parts of the Dental chair and its uses, Duties of the dental assistant in the cleaning and maintenance of Dental chair.
This module will introduce the learners to various dental instruments available.