May 25, 2022  
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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DH 276 - Restorative Dentistry 2

3 Credit(s)

Continuation of study of restorative techniques with emphasis on anterior tooth anatomy. Introduction of composite restorations in restorative dentistry for anterior and posterior teeth. Bonding materials, bases and liners will be introduced. Bur identification for restorative prep and finishing. Lecture, lab and clinical practice in expanded functions as allowed by the Oregon Board of Dentistry Restorative Endorsement. Onsite lab.

Prerequisite: Admission to Dental Hygiene program
Learning Outcomes
Students who complete this course will be able to:

1. Identify anatomical characteristics of anterior teeth. 

2. Understand differences of composite restorative materials and bonding materials, bases and liners.

3. Identify and select proper burs for tooth preparation, restoration finishing and amalgam polish.

4. Properly select and place anterior and posterior matrix systems for composite placement.

5. Properly place and finish anterior and posterior composite restorations on typodont.

6. Demonstrate ability to place and carve amalgam and composite restorations on patients.

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