May 30, 2023  
2018-19 Catalog 
2018-19 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DENT 152 - Preventive Dentistry

(Spring Semester Only)
Elaborates on the causes and treatments of dental caries and periodontal disease with emphasis on diet, nutrition, and proper home care; stresses the role of preventive dentistry through fluoridation, caries etiology tests and plaque control techniques; includes information on dental public health and school-based dental health programs. Prerequisite(s): Admission to the Dental Assisting Program.
(PCS 1.2, 2 credit hours - 1.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours lab)