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DHY:257Dental Materials1

Dental Materials introduces the student to the physical properties and procedures for using various dental materials. Students are instructed in the use of impression material, steps in constructing study casts, formulating restorative materials and replacing or protecting structures within the oral cavity. The clinical application and use of these materials will take place in DHY 251 Concepts of Clinical Dental Hygiene Lab. Prerequisites: DHY 172, DHY 273, Current CPR-Basic Life Support with AED Certification and Reading Proficiency.