DENLB110 - Introduction to Orthodontics

This course is an introduction to the various classifications of mal-occlusion, the fundamentals of wire bending, soldering, and orthodontic study models.

Credits: 3

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Fall, Spring


  1. Apply infection control procedures in a manner that fully complies with OSHA and WISHA standards
  2. Describe and demonstrate wire bending concepts
  3. Evaluate impression molds for defects and pour up models in hydrocal dental stone
  4. Identify the various mal-occlusions using Angle’s Classification of Mal-Occlusion
  5. Interpret dentist’s prescriptions for Orthodontic Appliances