Dental Hygiene III Theory
2 Credit Hours

This course expands the processes of providing further instruction and application 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. Research principles are applied to facilitate the students' comprehension and ability to critique professional and scientific literature to continue to learn and grow as a professional and enhance clinical practice.