Clincal Dental Hygiene III
5 Credit Hours

This course expands clinical practices of client education and non-surgical periodontal therapy and maintenance and preventative therapies on more complex periodontal cases. Emphasis is placed on advanced instrumentation and radiographic skills, increase efficiency and effectiveness in assessment and communication providing comprehensive dental hygiene care to advanced cases. This is a pass/not pass course. Prerequisites: DHY-278 Dental Hygiene II Theory, DHY-280 Clinical Dental Hygiene II and DHY-224 Dental Materials. Co-requisites: DHY-293 Dental Hygiene III Theory, DHY-256 Community Dentistry and DHY-132 Dental Pharmacology.