Can a dental assistant in Colorado fill teeth?

Answer Although they do not place permanent fillings, dental assistants in Colorado are able to both place and remove temporary fillings. They may also size, fit and remove stainless steel crowns, in addi... Read More »

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Can a dental assistant polish teeth in Pennsylvania?

With the passage of HB 602, Expanded Function Dental Assistants (EFDAs) in Pennsylvania may now polish teeth, take impressions and administer fluoride under a dentist's supervision. The law expande... Read More »

Can a dental assistant clean an adults teeth?

Dental Assistants can POLISH teeth. Dental Assistant may not use hand scalers or Ultrasonic scalers unless they are RDAs. A certified dental assistant who is also CORONAL POLISH certified can perfo... Read More »

Dental assistant stabbed with a used dental tool, worried.?

Judging from your writing, you don't really sound like a dental assistant, but nevertheless if you are injured with a contaminated instrument you need to follow these steps.You need to file an inci... Read More »

Is There A Difference Between A Dental Hygienist And A Dental Assistant?

Yes there is a BIG difference between DAs and DHs!!!D. assistants only assist dentists, orthodontists, endodontists, etc. They get paid only 12 to 20 dollars per hour depending on experience and wh... Read More »