Module 3: Age 1 Dental Visit

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After viewing these resources students will be able to describe the components of a dental visit for a young child and recognize the importance of establishing a dental home for a child by age 1 or after the eruption of the first tooth by:

    1. Understanding primary prevention of disease and the importance of the age 1 dental visit.
    2. Using a knee to knee position to provide dental services.
    3. Performing an oral inspection and caries risk assessment.
    4. Applying preventive treatments (i.e. fluoride).
    5. Providing anticipatory guidance based on age of child.
    6. Understanding what constitutes a dental home.
    7. Recognizing the need of referral for dental treatment.
    8. Recognizing billable dental codes for provided services.

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