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AADental Prosthetic Technology

Tuition fee $6,000.00 per year
Application fee $100.00 one-time
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Overview

Team awareness of a dentist and a dental technician during the prosthesis production is also preconceived in our country. Working with technicians without a diploma or open laboratories was prevented by the latest regulations. Therefore, there is a lot of need for graduates of vocational school of higher education in laboratories. It is aimed for students who prefer this program to take an intense education on vocational, theoretical and practical area for two years. Students who are graduated from this program have the title “dental prosthesis technician”. Dental prosthesis technician prepares models over the measurements that are taken by the dentist. Over models prepared in amateur, s(he) ensures design of fixed and removable partial dentures, reproduction of the casting process, to give them aesthete aesthetic appearance and finish optimized for use in the mouth. By making the repair of cracked and broken dentures, s(he) prepares moving orthodontic appliances applied and planned during the process of treatment by the dentist.

Programme structure

In the first semester, denture prosthesis technology students are provided with basic theoretical courses such as embryology and anatomy of the head and neck, tooth morphology, prosthesis information. In the rest three terms of the training, dental prosthesis technology taken as a whole and courses such as porcelain dentures, fixed partial dentures , dentures , maxillofacial prostheses and implant prosthesis are offered. Basic knowledge they have acquired is reinforced with practical applications.

Career opportunities

Students who graduate from this program; can find jobs in denture labs created in public institutions such as state hospitals, dental hospitals, university hospitals and laboratories belonging to the private sector , private institutions and hospitals. Our graduates also have the right to complete the degree in health management programs, health management organizations, and health care institutions by entering the external transfer exam. Students who graduate from this program make laboratory studies of fixed dental prostheses and jaw applied to the movable jaw and face conduct by adhering to the rules required by the profession on measurements of the model obtained from the patient and records according to the type of treatment planned by the dentist.

Apply now! Fall 2017
Pre-deadline
Aug 15, 2017 23:59
Europe/Istanbul time
Primary deadline
Sep 1, 2017 23:59
Europe/Istanbul time
Studies commence
Oct 21, 2017

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States