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
Students are required to
purchase the appropriate non-returnable books &
handout packages for each course.
Fluency in English is required.
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
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
MARYLAND STATE BOARD OF DENTAL
EXAMINERS APPROVED PATHWAYS
REQUIRE A BOARD APPROVED RADIATION COURSE (Source
* 18 years of age
* 3 months (300 hours full time in clinical setting in
* basic oral anatomy course
* must be employed in a dental office for direct clinical
* 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
* Must be employed in dental office for direct
* 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.