The assistant team at Canterra Dental, our Intra-oral, or Level II Dental Assistants, are multi-skilled health care professionals who possess a diverse knowledge base. They effectively perform clinical and technical skills. Their education and training, as well as their professionalism and experience, coupled with their provincial registration and licensing, qualify them to perform a variety of supportive and direct patient care procedures.
Intra-oral dental assistants prepare for and support patients for treatment by practicing universal precautions and infection control. They attend to the patient’s comfort, and support in updating patient health histories. Intra-oral dental assistants help perform a variety of clinical procedures as well, assisting the Dentists with the administration of anesthetics, general dentistry, and specialty procedures.