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West L.A. College top-rated Dental Hygiene program offers continuing education courses for Dental Professionals.

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This course will train Registered Dental Assistants in coronal polishing techniques for dentistry. This course is approved by the Dental Board of California, and students successfully completing the course will be certified.  

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; starting 2/24/2018, ending 2/24/2018. 
   Weekly - Sun 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM; starting 2/25/2018, ending 2/25/2018. <

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Janine Dunn  2.Allied Health West LA College 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $285.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start date: 02/24/18

End date: 02/25/18



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This lecture and laboratory course is designed to provide the experience in exposing, processing, mounting, charting and interpreting dental radiographs on manikins and patients. This Course is a study of the principles of oral radiology, including the techniques of exposing quality radiographs. Emphasis is placed on recognition of normal/abnormal anatomy and radiation safety. For information contact: Carlos Sermeno, RDHAP, BS (310) 287-7224 sermenoc@gmail.com Janine Dunn, RDHAP, MEd jdunnrdh@gmail.com  

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Sat, Sun 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; 2 sessions starting 1/13/2018, ending 1/14/2018. 
   Weekly - Sat, Sun 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; 2 sessions starting 1/27/2018, ending 1/28/2018. <

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Janine Dunn  2.Allied Health West LA College 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $470.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start date: 01/13/18

End date: 01/28/18



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This course will provide dental practitioners with a review of local anesthesia techniques in mandibular blocks, palatal injections and various techniques for profound anesthesia.  It will also serve as a review in nitrous oxide sedation for use in dentistry.  This course is open to dentists, registered dental hygienists, and RDHAPs.  Note that this is not a certification course.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM; starting 2/10/2018, ending 2/10/2018

Instructor : Allied Health West LA College 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $285.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Please read: NOTE: THIS IS NOT A CERTIFICATION COURSE- IT ...More

Start date: 02/10/18

End date: 02/10/18



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West Los Angeles College Health Sciences Spring Symposium Understanding Obstacles and Motivating Change in Patient Compliance: Behavior Modification What are the obstacles to changing behavior, and what can we do to enhance our oral care conversation with our patients to facilitate their innate motivation to change? The course includes an in-depth discussion on Motivational interviewing in the dental office complete with time to practice this proven treatment option. We will also review an online program to help support your oral health conversation, the Gum Health Physical.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM; starting 2/24/2018, ending 2/24/2018

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Marti Santizo  2.Allied Health West LA College 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $80.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start date: 02/24/18

End date: 02/24/18



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