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Dental Assisting

College Credits

In this program you can earn college credit!

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Laurel Oaks:  Kathy West
Scarlet Oaks:  Suzi Neise

Career Pathways

General chairside assistant
Endodontic assistant
Orthodontic assistant
Oral surgery assistant
Hygiene assistant
Hospital dental clinic assistant
Dental lab technician
Circulatory assistant
Sterilization assistant
Insurance manager
Business office manager/receptionist

Learn more about one of many career options in this field!

Available Certifications
Ohio State Dental Board – Dental Assistant Radiographer Licensure
Basic Life Support CPR/AED, ECSI First Aid

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Related Information

Learn more about this and other careers

If you are looking for an opportunity to work toward a career in the medical or dental field, application linkconsider the dental assisting program. Course work and lab experiences prepare students for entry-level positions and for post-secondary education.

Learn to:

  • Assist chairside during operative and specialty procedures.
  • Expose, develop, and mount x-rays.
  • Prepare and mix a variety of basic dental restorative materials.
  • Identify and use basic types of dental and lab equipment including dental instruments.

(Note: This is a high school program. For options for adults, click here.)

Essential skills and knowledge you’ll need to be successful in this program

Great Oaks Dental Assisting 2018