EDC Key Skills for Dental Technicians

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About the course

This is a 1-day course covering key elements of everyday practice for the professional EDT (BAEDT members only: veterinary surgeons also welcome to attend). 

Course covers: 

- Gross anatomy of the head and teeth
- Microanatomy of the teeth and associated structures
- Functions and physiology - mastication and more; Why rasp teeth at all?
- Pathology of the teeth - development, and progression
- Approach to maintenance dentistry; the oral progression
- Approach to remedial dentistry 
- Dental equilibration using hand and motorized equipment 
- Dentistry in the older horse
- Dentistry for donkeys
- Dental Equipment - what you need all the time, what you need sometimes
- Veterinary surgeons, the law and developing a working relationship



Chris Pearce CertEM (IntMed) CertES (Soft Tissue) DipEVDC(Equine) BAEDT MRCVS

Nicole Du Toit BVSc CertEP MSc PhD DipEVDC(Equine) DipAVDC(Equine) MRCVS

Nicky Brooks VetMB CertAVP(EP) MRCVS

Henry Bilson, BAEDT

Mark Thorne BAEDT 

SAVE 15% when booking all four Key Skills courses! Enter voucher code: 

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This 3 day course covers the skills and knowledge to take your cases from the routine appointment into the clinic for further investigations and treatment.


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