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dental assistant
Carver/Tanner
Discoid-Cleoid
Spoon Excavator
Condenser
To carve occlusal anatomy into amalgam restorations.
To carve occlusal anatomy into amalgam restorations.
To remove carious dentin.
To pack and condense amalgam into cavity prep.
Carver/Tanner
To carve occlusal anatomy into amalgam restorations.
Discoid-Cleoid
To carve occlusal anatomy into amalgam restorations.
dental assistant radiology
a coating attached to both sides of th…
calcium tungstate screens emit _____ l…
what are the 4 sizes for extra oral fi…
if a film is accidentally placed in th…
emulsion
blue light
5x7, 6x12,... 5x12, 8x10.
blank
a coating attached to both sides of th…
emulsion
calcium tungstate screens emit _____ l…
blue light
42 terms
Dental Assistant Chapter 8
Fourth week
Fetus
Histodifferentiation
Stomodaeum
The time that the face begins to form during prenatal develop…
Nine weeks through birth
the development of different tissues
Primitive mouth, appears between the maxillary and mandibular…
Fourth week
The time that the face begins to form during prenatal develop…
Fetus
Nine weeks through birth
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Dental Assistant Flashcards
Restoration
Methyl Methacrylate
Matrix
Viscosity
Replacing missing tooth structure
Chemical name for liquid acrylic resins
A holder or guide used to form something
The thickness of material
Restoration
Replacing missing tooth structure
Methyl Methacrylate
Chemical name for liquid acrylic resins
Dental Assisting
Dental Public Health
Endodontics
Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Development of policies at county, state, and national levels…
Involves the cause , diagnosis, prevention and treatment of d…
Uses X-rays pictures to find infections or tumors within the…
Involves the diagnosis and surgical treatment of diseases , i…
Dental Public Health
Development of policies at county, state, and national levels…
Endodontics
Involves the cause , diagnosis, prevention and treatment of d…
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Dental Assisting
Torus Palatinus
Torus Mandibularis
Impaction
Anatomic Crown
A bony overgrowth at the midline of the hard palate
A bony overgrowth on the lingal surface of the mandible near…
Any tooth that remains unerupted in the jaws beyond the time…
Portion of the tooth that is covered with enamel
Torus Palatinus
A bony overgrowth at the midline of the hard palate
Torus Mandibularis
A bony overgrowth on the lingal surface of the mandible near…
Dental assistant
Maxillary
Mandibular
Anterior(top)
Anterior (bottom)
Top part of teeth
Bottom part of teeth
6-11
22-27
Maxillary
Top part of teeth
Mandibular
Bottom part of teeth
35 terms
Dental assistant
Wisdom teeth #'s
Molars #'s
Pre-Molars #'s
Upper Anteriors #'s
1,16,17,32
2,3,14,15,18,19,30,31
4,5,12,13,20,21,28,29
6,7,8,9,10,11
Wisdom teeth #'s
1,16,17,32
Molars #'s
2,3,14,15,18,19,30,31
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Dental assistant
Autocave
Cox sterilizer
Analgamator
Analgam capsule
Steralizes instuments by wet heat 35-45 mins
Dry heat , sterilizes only metal 3-5 mins
Mixes over filling material 10 secs
Holds powder and Mercury ... Before its mixed
Autocave
Steralizes instuments by wet heat 35-45 mins
Cox sterilizer
Dry heat , sterilizes only metal 3-5 mins
Dental assistant
Suture
Glenoid fossa
Formina
Crepitus
Immovable line of union between 2 bones
Depression in the temporal bone
Opening in the bone, allowing passage of nerves
Grinding sound
Suture
Immovable line of union between 2 bones
Glenoid fossa
Depression in the temporal bone
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Dental Assistant
Most popular anesthetics
The lower the number the _________ the…
Most common gauges are
Position chair ________ higher than do…
xylocaine and septocaine
thicker
25, 27 (has a yellow cap and is used on lower), 30 (has a blu…
4 to 6 inches
Most popular anesthetics
xylocaine and septocaine
The lower the number the _________ the…
thicker
Dental assistant
Furcation
Labial
Mandibular arch
Hypertension
The dividing point of a multi rooted tooth
The inside surface towards the lips
Lower arch in the dentition
Abnormally high blood pressure
Furcation
The dividing point of a multi rooted tooth
Labial
The inside surface towards the lips
26 terms
Dental assistant
Anorexia Nervosa
Binging
Bulimia
Calcium
Eating disorder with severe weight loss and fear of becoming…
Overeating in response to stress or depression.
Physiological disorder caused by gross overeating followed by…
Major mineral found in bones, teeth, blood, and the nervous s…
Anorexia Nervosa
Eating disorder with severe weight loss and fear of becoming…
Binging
Overeating in response to stress or depression.
80 terms
Dental Assistant
Class I malocclusion
Adjustment
Antibiotic
Antiseptic
When teeth are aligned when you bite down but not in the corr…
A modification made upon a. Dental prosthesis after it has be…
Stops/slows the growth of bacteria
Chemical agent that can be applied to living tissues to destr…
Class I malocclusion
When teeth are aligned when you bite down but not in the corr…
Adjustment
A modification made upon a. Dental prosthesis after it has be…
41 terms
Dental Assistant Chapter 19
examination instruments
tooth preparation instruments
restorative instruments
accessory instrument
allow dentist to examine the health status of the teeth and o…
allow the dentist to manually remove decay and to smooth, fin…
allow dentist to place, condense, and carve the dental materi…
multi-purpose instruments added to the setup of many procedur…
examination instruments
allow dentist to examine the health status of the teeth and o…
tooth preparation instruments
allow the dentist to manually remove decay and to smooth, fin…
Dental Assistant
A cavitron device which holds a liquid…
Collimators limit the size and shape o…
Radiographic equipment that can be ste…
Whether using the manual or automatic…
Ultrasonic scaler
X-ray beam reaching the patient
film holder
Film sticking together
A cavitron device which holds a liquid…
Ultrasonic scaler
Collimators limit the size and shape o…
X-ray beam reaching the patient
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Dental Assistant
A cavitron device which holds a liquid…
Collimators limit the size and shape o…
Radiographic equipment that can be ste…
Whether using the manual or automatic…
Ultrasonic scaler
X-ray beam reaching the patient
film holder
Film sticking together
A cavitron device which holds a liquid…
Ultrasonic scaler
Collimators limit the size and shape o…
X-ray beam reaching the patient
Dental assistant
Definitions
Bacteria= this cause tuberculosis and…
Spore-bacteria= that cause tetanus, an…
...
...
...
Definitions
...
Bacteria= this cause tuberculosis and…
...
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Dental Assistant
Most popular anesthetics
The lower the number the _________ the…
Most common gauges are
Position chair ________ higher than do…
xylocaine and septocaine
thicker
25, 27 (has a yellow cap and is used on lower), 30 (has a blu…
4 to 6 inches
Most popular anesthetics
xylocaine and septocaine
The lower the number the _________ the…
thicker
Dental Assistant
Vermillion Border
Cementum
Enamel
Enamel Cementum Junction
Zone of transition from skin to mucosa membrane
Only covers roots ; Sharpeys Fibers stick out from cementum
Outter covering of the tooth; Hardest calcified tissue of the…
Where the enamel which covers the anatomical crown of a tooth…
Vermillion Border
Zone of transition from skin to mucosa membrane
Cementum
Only covers roots ; Sharpeys Fibers stick out from cementum
Dental Assistant
Delgate
Direct supervision
Expand functions
Four handed dentistry
To authorize or entrust another in person to preformence to p…
Level of supervision in which the dentist is physically prese…
Specific intraoral function delegated to and auxiliary that r…
Process by which the operator and the assistant work together…
Delgate
To authorize or entrust another in person to preformence to p…
Direct supervision
Level of supervision in which the dentist is physically prese…
29 terms
Dental assistant
What bone is movable on the face?
TMD
TMJ
Embryology
The mandible, or jaw bone
Caused by stress, clenching, and bruxism
A joint on each side of the head that allows movement of the…
The study of prenatal development throughout the stages befor…
What bone is movable on the face?
The mandible, or jaw bone
TMD
Caused by stress, clenching, and bruxism
25 terms
Dental Assistant
Calculus
Gingivitis
Periodontal disease
Plague
Hard substance on teeth surface
Inflammation ( puff red gum )
Infection in the gum tissue
Sticky, soft area
Calculus
Hard substance on teeth surface
Gingivitis
Inflammation ( puff red gum )
44 terms
dental assistant
How many permanent teeth do you have?
What is the hardest structure of the t…
what is occlusal?
primary teeth are also know as what?
32
the enamel
the chewing part of the tooth
baby teeth
How many permanent teeth do you have?
32
What is the hardest structure of the t…
the enamel
Dental Assistant
What are the 3 essential aspects of a…
What is ADAA?
Placing dental sealants is done by a?
What is DANB?
1) Good Health 2) Good Grooming 3) Appropiate Dress
American Dental Assistant association. The organization that…
Expanded- Functions dental assistant
Dental assisting national board.
What are the 3 essential aspects of a…
1) Good Health 2) Good Grooming 3) Appropiate Dress
What is ADAA?
American Dental Assistant association. The organization that…
Dental assistant
Anatomic position
Class I
Class II
Class III
Refers to the body when it is in a vertical position, with th…
Decay is diagnosed in the pits and fissures of the occlusal s…
Decay is diagnosed in the proximal (mesial or distal) surface…
Decay is diagnosed in the proximal (mesial or distal) surface…
Anatomic position
Refers to the body when it is in a vertical position, with th…
Class I
Decay is diagnosed in the pits and fissures of the occlusal s…
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Dental Assistant Chapter 8 / Pictures
Fourth week
Fetus
Histodifferentiation
Stomodaeum
The time that the face begins to form during prenatal develop…
Nine weeks through birth
the development of different tissues
Primitive mouth, appears between the maxillary and mandibular…
Fourth week
The time that the face begins to form during prenatal develop…
Fetus
Nine weeks through birth
8 terms
dental assisting
third molar
second molar
first molar
second premolar
#1,#16 maxillary and #32,#17 on mandibular
#2,#15 maxillary and#31,#18 mandibular
#3,#14 maxillary and #30,#19 mandibular
#4,#13 maxillary and #29,#20 mandibular
third molar
#1,#16 maxillary and #32,#17 on mandibular
second molar
#2,#15 maxillary and#31,#18 mandibular
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Dental Assisting
endodontist
pedodontist
prosthodontist
oral surgeon
a root canal specialist
a children's dentist
specializes in dental prosthetics
specializes in oral surgery
endodontist
a root canal specialist
pedodontist
a children's dentist
49 terms
Dental Assisting
Anodontia
Fusion
Gemination
Ankylosis
Congenital absence of teeth due to lack of initiation.
Union between dentin and enamel of two or more separate teeth
Attempt by the tooth bud to divide, notched incisal edge
Cementum fuses with the alveolar bone due to loss of the PDL
Anodontia
Congenital absence of teeth due to lack of initiation.
Fusion
Union between dentin and enamel of two or more separate teeth
Dental Assistant Skills
Odontology
Mastication
Individuals have:
When a child is appx 6 months old:
study of the anatomy, growth, and diseases of the teeth
chewing of food
2 dentition's-one set of a primary, or deciduous set and a se…
primary teeth settle in
Odontology
study of the anatomy, growth, and diseases of the teeth
Mastication
chewing of food
Dental Assisting
Dentist
Dental Hygienist
Dental Assistant
Direct transmission
Legally responsible for care and supervision
Cleans teeth, takes radiographs, provides patients with homec…
Can do anything that is reversible
pathogens transferred by coming in direct contact with infect…
Dentist
Legally responsible for care and supervision
Dental Hygienist
Cleans teeth, takes radiographs, provides patients with homec…
59 terms
Dental Assisting
Torus Palatinus
Torus Mandibularis
Impaction
Anatomic Crown
A bony overgrowth at the midline of the hard palate
A bony overgrowth on the lingal surface of the mandible near…
Any tooth that remains unerupted in the jaws beyond the time…
Portion of the tooth that is covered with enamel
Torus Palatinus
A bony overgrowth at the midline of the hard palate
Torus Mandibularis
A bony overgrowth on the lingal surface of the mandible near…
61 terms
Dental assistant Chapter 1
The "grand old man of dentistry"
ADA, 1859 in Niagara Falls, New York
ADAA
endodontics
Dr Green Vardiman Black was known as?
What organization represents the dentist and what year got or…
What organization represents the assistant?
What specialty cares for root canal and therapy?
The "grand old man of dentistry"
Dr Green Vardiman Black was known as?
ADA, 1859 in Niagara Falls, New York
What organization represents the dentist and what year got or…
Dental Assisting
Gingivectomy
Prosthodontics
Dry Socket
Abscess
Surgical removal of infected Or diseased gingival tissue
Is the branch of dentistry that replaces natural teeth with a…
Air hit's the bone after Extraction Due to loss of Blood Cloth
Localize Of Pus
Gingivectomy
Surgical removal of infected Or diseased gingival tissue
Prosthodontics
Is the branch of dentistry that replaces natural teeth with a…
Dental Assistant
Dental Assistant
Charting
Anatomy
Instruments
Amalgam
Trays
Alginate
Syringe
Dental Assistant
Amalgam
Charting
Trays
Dental Assistant
Polyacrylic
Dental tubules
Thermal shock
Palliative Treatment
Is a plastic chemical compound made from synthetic resins (pe…
Tube-Like structures od dentin
Negative reaction from a tooth from a tooth to heat or cold
treatment that relieves pain but dose not cure the problem
Polyacrylic
Is a plastic chemical compound made from synthetic resins (pe…
Dental tubules
Tube-Like structures od dentin
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Dental Assistant
Alginate.
Base
Catalyst substance
Palatal surfaces
Irreversible hydrocollid material used for taking prelimnary…
Foundation of basic ingredient of the material
Substance that modified or increases the rate of the chemical…
Lingual surface of the maxillary teeth
Alginate.
Irreversible hydrocollid material used for taking prelimnary…
Base
Foundation of basic ingredient of the material
Dental Assistant
Lymph Node
Tempormandibular Joint Disease
Tonsillitis
Epidermis
Are small masses of tissue in your body where white blood cel…
Causes pain in your jaw joint and muscle that control jaw mov…
A chronic infection of the tonsil tissue
Outer most layer of the skin
Lymph Node
Are small masses of tissue in your body where white blood cel…
Tempormandibular Joint Disease
Causes pain in your jaw joint and muscle that control jaw mov…
Dental Assistant
Buccal
Distal
Mesial
Contacts
Side closest to the cheek
Back of the Tooth
Front of tooth
In between teeth
Buccal
Side closest to the cheek
Distal
Back of the Tooth
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Dental assistant
Pit
Dentin
Mamelon
Trifurcated
Deep point in the surface of a tooth
Calcified second layer of tooth structure that forms the bulk…
Three bulges on the incisal edge of a newly erupted incisor
Having three roots
Pit
Deep point in the surface of a tooth
Dentin
Calcified second layer of tooth structure that forms the bulk…
Dental Assistant
Basic Filling
Extractions
Root Canal
Seat
1. MH & BP, bib, glasses, CONSENT SIGNED. ... 2. Anesthetic (if…
...
...
1. MH & BP, bib, glasses. ... 2. YOU REMOVE TEMPORARY, TRY IN CR…
Basic Filling
1. MH & BP, bib, glasses, CONSENT SIGNED. ... 2. Anesthetic (if…
Extractions
...
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Dental Assistant
Abscess
Abutment
Alveolar
Amalgam
Acute or chronic localized inflammation, probably wit ha coll…
A tooth, root, or implant used for support and retention of a…
Referring to the bone in which a tooth is attached.
An alloy used in direct dental restorations.
Abscess
Acute or chronic localized inflammation, probably wit ha coll…
Abutment
A tooth, root, or implant used for support and retention of a…
Dental assistant
Paper points
Lentulo spryal
Gutta pursa
Two reasons why to do root canals
Used to dry canals
Used to deliver cement into canals (slow speed hand piece)
Rubber material filling that's is placed in canal after it ha…
Trama and fracture
Paper points
Used to dry canals
Lentulo spryal
Used to deliver cement into canals (slow speed hand piece)
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Assist To Succeed Dental Assistant Midterm
Tooth #19 is what to tooth #23?
what tooth is anterior to the lower ri…
Mesial surface of tooth #14 touches th…
On the maxillary teeth, what is the si…
Distal or posterior
Tooth #26
#13
Lingual or palatal side
Tooth #19 is what to tooth #23?
Distal or posterior
what tooth is anterior to the lower ri…
Tooth #26
86 terms
Dental Assistant Vocabulary
air-water syringe
alginate
alveolar process
amalgam
also called a three way syringe. It provides air, water or a…
irreversible hydro-colloid impression material. It cannot be…
portion of the two maxillary bones and the mandible that cont…
restorative material used most frequently in the repair of po…
air-water syringe
also called a three way syringe. It provides air, water or a…
alginate
irreversible hydro-colloid impression material. It cannot be…
Chapter 1 Dental Assistant
Who is Hippocrates ?
What is the hippocratic oath ?
Who is G.V. Black
Who is Wilhelm Conrad roentgen ?
a philosopher who wrote about tooth decay
...
Considered the Grand old of dentistry. He perfected amalgam
He is the man maded X-rays/
Who is Hippocrates ?
a philosopher who wrote about tooth decay
What is the hippocratic oath ?
...
7 terms
Dental assistant
what do you do
Why do you do it
What schooling
Starting pay
Assist dentist, dental x-rays
Outstanding work conditions, flexibility
College level education, 1-2 years, cover park
33,000
what do you do
Assist dentist, dental x-rays
Why do you do it
Outstanding work conditions, flexibility
52 terms
Dental assisting
Describe the Hippocrates in history.
State the basic premise of the Hippocr…
First woman to graduate from a college…
Person who is the the first native bor…
Greek. It stressed the importance of keeping the teeth in goo…
A solemnobligation to refrain from wrongdoing and to treat pa…
Lucy B. Hobbs-Taylor
Issac Greenwood.
Describe the Hippocrates in history.
Greek. It stressed the importance of keeping the teeth in goo…
State the basic premise of the Hippocr…
A solemnobligation to refrain from wrongdoing and to treat pa…
Dental Assistant
Impression material used for dentures?
what is clear bite used for?
impression material used for invisalign?
what is vanilla bite used for?
lite and medium body
over impression
extra lite and medium body
bite registration
Impression material used for dentures?
lite and medium body
what is clear bite used for?
over impression
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