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Apr'20

Post Coronavirus: The Alpha and Omega of a Successful Dental Hygiene Appointment

Editor’s Note: Information about COVID-19 is changing on a daily, sometimes hourly, basis. We have made every attempt to ensure this article is up-to-date at the time of publication, but with the rapid changes occurring, some information may have changed since publication. Please visit https://www.coronavirus.gov/ for the latest news and information on COVID-19. This article’s intent is how to build trust with patients once they return to the office for elective care. Why it doesn’t address new infection …

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Feb'20

Patient-Friendly Short-Term Orthodontics

Category: Orthodontics Created: Monday, 18 March 2013 13:55 Written by Angie Nauman, DDS INTRODUCTIONAdults comprise a large part of the population in need of orthodontic treatment to correct misalignment. While the benefits of orthodontic treatment include a healthier mouth, the most obvious is a cosmetically enhanced and more pleasant smile. However, people needing orthodontic treatment generally are more likely to suffer from or develop periodontal disease, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders, headaches, and neck, shoulder, and back pain, all of …

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Nov'19

Congratulations Monica & Chelsea!

Meet your newest Expanded Functions Dental Assistants! Both Monica and Chelsea attended the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program that started in May 2019. By July and August, both of these ladies had landed internship positions as dental assistants. Monica finished her internship and was recently hired at her office in Apollo Beach! That is amazing. Chelsea finished her internship and was also hired at her office in Plant City! Both of these ladies make …

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03

Jul'19

Happy 4th of July!

Have a safe and fun Independence Day from everyone at Academy for Dental Assistants! Our office will be closed on July 4th. We will reopen Friday, July 5th at 9am.

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03

Jul'19

Congratulations, Shannon!

Shannon attended the 12 week Dental Assisting Training Program in November 2018. Shortly after, Shannon landed an internship, and successfully completed all of her skills and hours. We are so proud of you, Shannon, and can’t wait to see you thrive in dentistry!

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Jan'19

Congratulations, Sandy

Sandy is an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant! Sandy attended our 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program in August and began her internship within a month! Sandy’s skills and hours were put into work until December when she became fully certified. She is such a determined individual that she is also attending university to complete her Bachelor’s! We are extremely proud of you, Sandy, you rock!

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Jan'19

Congratulations, Aimee

Aimee is an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant! Aimee attended the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program in August of 2018. Within days, she landed an internship and managed to complete her hands-on training at the school alongside assisting her doctor during the full 3 months. Aimee not only successfully became certified, she also got hired by the same doctor! We are so proud of you!

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Dec'18

Congratulations, Sarah M

Sarah has officially finished her internship as a Dental Assistant! Sarah attended the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program in May of 2018. Thanks to her motivation and persistent drive, she landed and started an internship in August. As part of Florida requirements, students must complete a minimum of 3 months of an internship to become fully certified. Sarah’s internship went from early August to early December! Congratulations, Sarah! We are so proud of you!

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Dec'18

Congratulations, Michelle

Big round of applause to Michelle for becoming an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant! Michelle attended the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program in June of this last year. She came to class 1 day every week and completed her readings and tests online. By August, Michelle had landed an internship and was completing her hours locally in Clearwater, FL. Michelle finished her hours and was fully certified by November. We are proud of you Michelle …

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Dec'18

Congratulations, Mayle

Meet your newest Expanded Functions Dental Assistant! Mayle attended the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program in May of 2018. By July, Mayle had graduated AND landed an internship at a Dental Office. Mayle managed to complete all of her hours in one office, received all excellent reviews from her doctor, and was hired! She is now officially a Florida Expanded Functions Dental Assistant. Congratulations, Mayle!

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Dec'18

Congratulations, Cherline

Congratulations to Cherline for completing her internship and becoming fully certified! Cherline attended the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program on Saturdays in October of last year. Within a few month, Cherline successfully entered a dental office and completed all the necessary hours AND skills to be granted her certificates.  Cherline is now officially a Florida Expanded Functions Dental Assistant with Radiology Certification.  Congratulations, Cherline. We are proud of you!

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Dec'18

Congratulations, Olivia

Olivia has successfully become an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant! Olivia completed both the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program AND the 6 Week Orthodontic Assistant Training Course! She attended both courses during the same year and successfully completed her internship hours in the beginning of October. Olivia has been certified since October and her doctor left her all excellent reviews on her skills evaluation! We cannot wait to see her blossom in the dental world. …

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Nov'18

Congratulations, Beverly

Congratulations to Beverly for become an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant! Beverly attended the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program in October of 2017. She graduated in the beginning of 2018 and landed an internship within weeks! She successfully completed her internship hours and skills at the same office. Beverly is officially certified in the state of Florida. Congratulations, Beverly!

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Nov'18

Congratulations, Danielle

Danielle is an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant with Radiology Certification! Danielle attended the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program from February 2018 to May 2018. At the same time of her graduation, Danielle started her internship hours at a general dental office. She finished her internship and was fully certified in exactly three months. Congratulations, Danielle! Welcome to Dentistry!

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Nov'18

Congratulations, Nicole

Nicole is an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant!   Nicole attended the 12 Week Dental Assistant Training Program in February of 2018. She graduated in late April and by the beginning of May, had already begun her internship hours at a general dental office in Riverview, Florida. Nicole completed all 200 hours in exactly 3 months, ending in August. Her doctor left her all EXCELLENT reviews during the student evaluation. We are proud of you, Nicole. …

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