Academy Dental Assistant Students Learn Basic Instrumentation
The Dental Chairside Assisting students at Bixhorn Tech are learning and practicing basic instrumentation. Here they are (see below) during a hands-on lesson where they determine which instruments to use for numerous procedures, how to position those tools correctly, and how to place them ergonomically in the mouth. October is National Dental Hygiene Month.
The Eastern Long Island Academy of Applied Technology, referred to as the Academy, is the Career and Technical Education Program of Eastern Suffolk BOCES and has locations in Bellport, Oakdale, and Riverhead. Bixhorn Tech is located on the Bellport campus.