Description of Diploma in Dental Assisting offered by Central Piedmont Community College.
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Necessary abilities and qualities
- medicine/dentistry knowledge
- customer and personal service
- hand/finger dexterity and good near vision
- dependability and cooperation
- active listening and concern for others
- reading comprehension and speaking abilities
- time management
Occupation & Professional Information Resources
- Occupational Outlook Handbook, Dental Assistants
- O*Net on Dental Assistants
- American Dental Assistants' Association (ADAA)
- Watch a video about dental assistants
- American Dental Association
- Salary.com look up salaries by title and region
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