Dental Materials and Lab Work for Dentists

This course gives all the information about the important dental materials and lab work that  practicing dentist need to know about. This course is ideal for the dental students and practicing professionals alike.

Introduction of the course In this module, we will learn about various dental materials & lab work that an assistant should be aware of. This module covers various key topics like Impression trays Dental cements : Types & Manipulation Impression materials: Types & Manipulation Gypsum products: Types & Manipulation Disinfection of dental impression & Fabrication of dental cast Instructors: Dr. Abhinav Kathuria, MDS; Dr. Ravneet Lamba, MDS & Dr. Shallu Khatri, BDS Facility Credits: Gums & Braces Dental Clinic

Curriculum For This Course

These are dental materials designed to be key components in every type of dental procedure.

This chapter will make you learn various general dental terms that are used in daily practice in a dental office

Impression making is an important dental procedure which is itself incomplete without impression trays. This chapter will give you a brief insight of: Parts of impression trays Types of impression trays Uses of each type of tray.

This module teaches about uses of dental cements & discuss in brief commonly used dental cements inside the dental clinic.

. This module describes properties of commonly used impression materials will enable the learner to mix & handle various impression materials.

This module gives insight of properties of various gypsum products & special care to be taken during their handling.

In this module, each step of fabrication of dental impression is explained in detail & a special note has been added to handling of Alginate impression material.

This module has a demonstrative video explaining the procedure for mixing alginate used to take the measurement of teeth.

This module explains the concept of Alginate Impression making and disinfection

Through this module the learner will learn about parts of cast & various steps involved in fabrication of dental cast.

By the end of this module, the learner will get a brief insight of: What is disinfection & why is it important, Commonly used disinfectants Methods of disinfection of dental impressions, Precautions to be taken while disinfection, Universal precautions to be taken while handling impressions

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