This course is designed to introduce the student to the dental lab and some of the commonly used pieces of equipment to fabricate and produce various dental products. Studies include different kinds of dental lab materials. Students also learn to work with these materials while they create patient models and custom trays. Students study common fixed direct dental restorations and removable prosthesis, as well as how these are fabricated in the dental lab. Lastly, students cover specific appliances used for such purposes as improved aesthetics and mouth protection.
Minimum Credits: 2 Length: 21 hours Prerequisites: None Delivery Method: On-campus Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/DENT137.pdf