Where is the transfer zone?
It’s approximately 4 o’clock to the 7 o’clock position for a right handed dentist.
Floss is tied to the rubber dam clamp for what reason?
To aid in the retrieval of the clamp should it fall off the tooth
A topical anesthetic is used to….
Deaden the skin prior to the injection
In high volume evacuation (HVE) or suctioning, the bevel of the suction tip should face ___________?
Face toward the tooth
The upper right permanent cuspid is tooth # ______?
The tooth that touches the distal part of #20 is:
Mesial of #19
The tooth numbers for the permanent 1st molars are:
3, 14, 19, & 30
What is the chewing surface of a permanent molar called _________.
How many permanent teeth are there?
A sensor for taking digital x-rays:
Cost $6000 - $8000
What are the three things necessary for tooth decay?