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SMDS lecture schedule

The SOUTHERN MARYLAND DENTAL SOCIETY is announcing its new class schedule.  The following courses will be offered for the Dental Team. If the dates listed are not convenient, please call our office for the next available time. Classes canceled due to inclement weather, etc. will be rescheduled as our calendar permits.


SMDS is an ADA CERP Recognized provider

Students are required to purchase the appropriate  non-returnable books & handout packages for each course.   


Fluency in English is required.

NOTICE TO APPLICANTS

Classes are held in Suite 304 at our College Park address unless otherwise indicated. The provisions of this publication are not to be regarded as a contract between the student and Southern Maryland Dental Society (SMDS).The SMDS reserves the right to change any provision or requirement when such action will serve the interests of the SMDS and other applicants.  The SMDS further reserves the right to ask a student to withdraw when it considers such action in the best interest of the SMDS.  Class size is limited. SMDS is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons to the end that no person,  on the grounds of sex, race, age, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status or status as a qualified individual with a disability shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity of the SMDS.






TO REGISTER Download the application and return it at least 10 days prior to the starting date along with your payment to: Southern Maryland Dental Society, 4920 Niagara Road, Suite 306, College Park, Maryland 20740.

Download Application

REFUNDS

Refunds can only be given if you withdraw 10 days prior to the first class.  A $30.00 administration fee will be charged for your refunds or transfers.
Books can be picked up during regular office hours once registration and payment is complete.  Classes are held in Suite 304 at this same address unless  indicated.   
Checks are to be made payable to the Southern Maryland Dental Society (SMDS). We do not take credit cards. 
For additional information contact Janice Farber at 301-345-4196 or Janice@smds.comcastbiz.net.

 

MARYLAND STATE BOARD OF DENTAL EXAMINERS APPROVED PATHWAYS

FOR CERTIFIED RADIATION TECHNICIAN

ALL PATHWAYS REQUIRE A BOARD APPROVED RADIATION COURSE   (Source MSDA)

 

Pathway I

* 18 years of age
*  3 months (300 hours full time in clinical setting in dental office)
*  basic oral anatomy course
*  must be employed in a dental office for direct clinical supervision

Pathway II

* 18 years of age
*  Pre-test taken for acceptance in radiology course (basic oral anatomy and dental terminology)
If student fails pre-test, must take basic dental assisting course.
*   Must be employed in dental office for direct clinical supervision.

Pathway III

*  Basic Dental Assisting Course prior to Board approved Radiology Course (18 years of age for Radiology),not taken concurrently
*  Must be employed in dental office for direct clinical supervision, unless classroom facility offers hands on clinical.