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Careers in Dentistry


Dental Assisting

Dental assistants work under the supervision of dentists and are responsible for a wide range of tasks in the dental office.  These tasks range from patient care, administrative duties, to laboratory funtions.  The dental assistant position is a flexible and varied position in the dental office and requires a diverse set of skills: clinical, clerical, interpersonal, technological, and more.  Dental assistants work in a well-lighted setting that, due to its medical nature, must be extremely clean.  Dental assistants must be knowledgeable about the safety procedures to minimize risks associated with equipment such as x-ray machines.  Dental assistants work closely with the dentist and often work as assistants to dental hygienists.  Dental assistants work with a variety of materials and equipment as they prepare for and assist the dentist during a variety of dental procedures. The total cost of tuition is $4,550.


Dental Office Management

A dental office manager is responsible for the efficient and effective management of a dental practice.  In this field you will be the motivation and the heart of the commuication between the staff and doctor.  This program will prepare you to supervise employees, manage patients, and manage and prepare office reports.  It will also provide you with knowledge of insurance filing, insurance coding, maitenance of dental records, collections, biling, and handling legal and ethical matters to mention a few.  With this diploma you will be prepared to work in a small private practice, a large group practice or a clinic setting. The total cost of tuition is $4,250.

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Authorized by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission

Excel Dental Training Institute is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. In order to view detailed job placement and completion information on programs offered by Excel Dental Training Institute, please visit http://tn. gov/thec and click on the Authorized Institutions Data button.