- Diploma in Dental Technician (2 Years)
- Diploma in Dental Technician (1 Year)
In the field of Dentistry, besides dentists and dental surgeons, there is a great need for skilled personals who helps dentists in dental treatment. These essential members of the dental team known as Dental Technicians, carry out all aspects of technical work in the dental field i.e Dental Technology. Dental Technology is considered as a global profession which combines the art and science of Dental world. Dental Technicians play a significant role in the delivery of dental health care products. It is these highly skilled people who design, construct, repair and adjust variety of dental appliances such as crowns, bridges, partial dentures, pre and post oral and maxillofacial surgical devices, orthodontic appliances in a laboratory and mouth guard. They also make anti-snoring devices and speech therapy appliances. Dental technicians are also known by the names Dental technologists and dental lab technicians.
Dental technology careers are for those who love working with tools and equipments and have an artistic ability to construct forms and designs. Dental technicians do not have direct contact with the patients. They work under the written prescription or direct communication with the dentists.