Meetings & Events

September:  General Meeting

Date: September 12, 2017

Handpiece Maintenance

Time: 6:30-8:30 pm – Table lecture starts at 7:00pm

Location: Carrabba’s Italian Grill, 17548 Dallas Pkwy., TX 75287

Speaker: Lone Star Handpiece, Glen & Kim Balusek

Highlights:  Dental Handpiece maintenance can save you thousands of dollars….come hear from the experts on:

  • Proper cleaning & Sterilization Techniques
  • How to care for a fiber optic/LED Hand Piece
  • How chemical disinfectants can cause a reaction with the metal shell
  • Proper cleaning of the Handpiece chuck
  • How to Care for an Electric Hand Piece vs. Slow Speed Handpiece
  • Best Choices in Proper Lubrication of Handpieces & components
  • Discuss Handpiece Turbines
  • Factors to consider when repairing or replacing
  • Q & A Session

This is an open meeting–All Are Welcome to attend and receive CE Credit!


  • Fee:  Members: N/C   Student members: N/C
  • Fee:  Non-Members $20   Non-Student Members: $1

 

RSVP: kathleenboyle@att.net  {seating is limited, so reservations are encouraged}


 

                             October:  General Meeting

Date: October 10, 2017

 

Topic:   Are You Ready for a Radiation X-Ray Inspection?

Time: 6:30-8:30 pm – Table lecture starts at 7:00pm

Location: Carrabba’s Italian Grill, 17548 Dallas Pkwy., TX 75287

Speaker: Shawn Scarr

 Highlights of Presentation: X-Ray Inspections are unannounced.  It is important that you are ready at all times.  The following records are routinely reviewed during the X-Ray Inspection:

  • Equipment Performance Evaluations
  • Current Certificate of Registration
  • Notice to Employees
  • Operating & Safety Procedures
  • Inventory of X-Ray units
  • X-Ray Image Processing
  • New Digital QA/QC to ensure the digital acquisition system is operating optimally
  • Question & Answer Session

This is an open meeting–All Are Welcome to attend and receive CE Credit!


Fee:  Members: N/C   Student members: N/C
Fee:  Non-Members $20   Non-Student Members: $1

 

RSVP: kathleenboyle@att.net (seating is limited, so reservations are encouraged)

Want to be a speaker at our next meeting? Contact us.

 

 



RDA Course & Exam

Date: November   3-4, 2017

Time: 8:00am – 5:00 pm

Description of Course: TDAA is a Texas State Board of Dental Examiners Approved Provider of the Dental Assistants Course & Examination. TDAA is proud to provide this (2) two-day course to all Dental Assistants seeking to become Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) in the State of Texas. This comprehensive Course will feature didactic information streamlined towards successful passage of the exam, using the Objectives set forth by the State Board of Dental Examiners.

Attendees will receive:

1)A Course & Exit Exam Approved by the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners,

2)Easy to Follow Illustrated Resource Materials in all 3 Subjects (Radiology, Infection Control, Jurisprudence)

3)Opportunity for Q & A Sessions

4)A Proctored Examination upon completion of the Course, and

5)Within thirty (30) days, each participant will receive a pass/fail notification & certificate if scored above 70%

 

Location: Crown Plaza Suites Arlington, 700 Avenue H East, Arlington, TX  76011

Visit www.tdaa.org for registration

Speaker: Ronda V. Lane, BS, CDA, EDA, FADAA and Joanne B. Wineinger, RDA


 November:  General Meeting

 

Date:  November 14, 2017

Topic:  Mission Dentistry

Speaker:  Dr. Mary Swift

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DALLAS COUNTY DENTAL ASSISTANTS SOCIETY

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Want to be a speaker at our next meeting? Contact us.