The dental assistant works with the dentist in providing patient treatment, including restorations, x-rays, and preventive services.
The Sacramento City College Dental Assisting program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation. For more detailed information related to the program, students should consult the Dental Assisting Program Manual (PDF).
The Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene programs hold information sessions on campus early in the semester to answer questions about each program. Check back soon - details about the next scheduled session will be available here at the beginning of each semester.