DEA 134 Prevention & Nutrition in Dentistry

3 Credit Hours • 60 Contact Hours (15 Lecture, 45 Lecture/Lab Combination)

Prerequisite: DEA 102, DEA 120, DEA 121

Note: May be taken concurrently with DEA 122, DEA 132

Emphasizes techniques in preventive dentistry to include application of fluoride, pit and fissure sealants, oral home care instruction, diet counseling and nutrition as it applies to dental health. Covers techniques for coronal polishing, extra-oral and intra-oral examination, and dental charting.