This course is to refresh the dental assistants skills on taking dental x-rays by the use of a digital sensor. It is meant to refresh an individual on the proper techniques of taking periapical x-ray films: Bitewings (BWX), Full Mouth Series (FMX) and individual periapicals (PA’s) utilizing a digital sensor. The ideal candidate is a dental assistant that has been out of dentistry and in need of practice or an individual that wants training in taking digital x-rays.
This is a 4 Hour Hands-On Refresher Course with instruction on how to take digital x-rays on a patient with a narrow palate, tori or a gag reflex.
This course is NOT required as a prerequisite to the Dental Radiology Certification Course if the individual can successfully take periapical dental radiographs. This course is meant as a Refresher Course or training course in digital x-rays.
PLEASE NOTE: This course will NOT provide a Certification in Dental Radiology from the Florida Board of Dentistry and is meant as a refresher prior to the Dental Radiology Certification course or after.
- Use of Digital X-ray Sensor
- Correct Overlapping Bitewing X-rays
- How to Adjust for a Narrow Palate
- Increase your speed in taking FMX
4995 49th ST N., St Petersburg, FL 33709
Our business office must be notified in writing 7 days prior to the class start date in order to receive a refund or transfer to another class date. Refunds omit 3% transaction charges that student pays when using credit card/ debit card.