Advanced Individual Training: 8 weeks, Fort Sam Houston, TX
The dental specialist is primarily responsible for assisting Army dentists in the examination and treatment of patients, as well as helping to manage dental offices.
ˇ Prepare dental operatory; select and arrange instruments; measure and record temperature, blood pressure and pulse, and assist dentist during patient exams
ˇ Assist with administration of anesthesia, and in placement and removal of sutures
ˇ Prepare restorative and impression materials
ˇ Perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation and operate resuscitative equipment
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