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DA:203Expanded Functions III1

Techniques and concepts of orthodontic expanded function procedures delegated to dental assistants in the state of Missouri as specified in the rules and regulations set forth in the Missouri Dental Practice Act. Procedures include preliminary bending of archwires, placement and cementation of bands and brackets, removal of orthodontic bands and brackets, palliative care of orthodontic emergencies. Additional lab hours required. Prerequisites: Current enrollment in the Dental Assisting program or department approval and Reading Proficiency.