Dental Assisting Coloring Book is an interactive tool designed as both a study aid and a review guide to enhance learning in the field of dentistry. The format makes review and learning creative and fun. Unlike other coloring books, Delmar's Dental Assisting Coloring Book contains questions presented in a variety of formats, in addition to coloring and labeling, to test recall and overall comprehension of key concepts. It covers a wide variety of topics encountered in lectures, clinics, and labs, including general anatomy, tooth anatomy and dental charting, equipment and dental instruments, procedures, radiology equipment, and x-ray landmarks. Dental Assisting Coloring Book is an effective way to enhance learning and improve retention of concepts critical to success in the field of dental assisting.
- Provides an interactive learning experience.
- Numerous illustrations to label and identify various anatomical features of the body, head and neck, and tooth morphology.
- Contains activities in charting, procedures, instruments, and radiology not often found in coloring books.
- Provides a wide variety of question types to test comprehension and recall of key concepts.
Table of Contents
1. General Anatomy.
2. Head and Neck Anatomy.
3. Tooth and Tissue Structure.
4. Tooth Morphology and Identification.
5. Dental Charting.
6. Anesthetic Injection Sites.
7. Dental X-Ray Film and Holding Devices.
8. Radiology Landmarks.
About the Author
Donna J. Phinney is the Program Director for the Dental Assisting
Program at Spokane Community College. She has spent more than twenty years in
the dental field as a dental assistant, a dental office consultant, an office
manager and an educator. Donna Phinney holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from
Eastern Washington University and a Master's Degree in Education from Whitworth
College. Ms. Phinney received her fellowship from the American Dental Assistants
Association and is a certified dental assistant. She is active in the Washington
State Dental Assisting Association, has served as a consultant for the American
Dental Association for seventeen years and was a Commissioner for the American
Dental Association, appointed by the American Dental Assistants Association.
Judy Halstead is a dental assisting instructor at Spokane Community College with more than twenty years experience teaching and more than ten years experience as a dental assistant. She was a program director for dental assisting in a private college and for a high school skills center. Ms. Halstead holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Eastern Washington University, is a certified dental assistant, and has an expanded functions certificate. Judy Halstead has been a member of local, state, and national Dental Assistant Associations for the past twenty-five years, has served as president of the Washington State Dental Assisting Association and has presented lectures and workshops at local, state, and regional dental conferences.