Dental Assisting Aptitude (v.01)
This individual possesses a natural ability toward dental assisting. In addition to his/her natural abilities, the student demonstrates skills acquired throughout the semester such as exceptional motor ability, hand-eye coordination, efficiency, and pleasure in his/her work.
Demonstrates the ability to multi-task at an exceptional level, while working chairside
Manifests initiative at an exceptional level, while working chairside
Epitomizes the principles of chairside dentistry (suctioning, instrument transfer, charting, maintaining clear operating field) at an exceptional level
Demonstrates exceptional growth over the semester in all dental assisting courses taught
Embodies not just the skills, but the attitude of a dental assistant