Staff Training

Course Objectives

One of the most important roles of your staff is patient education. Staff plays an important role in not only educating parents and children who want to have orthodontic treatment, but also saves the dentist considerable time when taking records or treating patients.

Over 6,300 dental staff members including hygienists, dental assistants, and front desk staff have attended Rondeau Seminars Orthodontic Staff Training programs at courses and conventions. They leave feeling motivated and excited about their new or continued journey into orthodontics.

Session 1

  • Diagnostic records – treatment chart, study models, ceph, panorex, TMJ history, TMJ exam, perio exam
  • Digital photography
  • How to take and process x-rays
  • Removable expansion appliances
  • Twin Block to move lower jaw forward
  • Habit Appliance (thumbsucking)
  • Orthodontic letters and forms
  • How to start up an orthodontic practice within a general dental practice

Session 2

  • Fixed braces straight wire technique
  • Banded hyrax
  • Importance of normal airways
  • Different archwires
  • Elastics, power chain, open coils
  • Separators, banding of molars
  • Anterior crossbite
  • Clear braces
  • Marketing
Session #1

Session 1

  • Diagnostic records – treatment chart, study models, ceph, panorex, TMJ history, TMJ exam, perio exam
  • Digital photography
  • How to take and process x-rays
  • Removable expansion appliances
  • Twin Block to move lower jaw forward
  • Habit Appliance (thumbsucking)
  • Orthodontic letters and forms
  • How to start up an orthodontic practice within a general dental practice
Session #2

Session 2

  • Fixed braces straight wire technique
  • Banded hyrax
  • Importance of normal airways
  • Different archwires
  • Elastics, power chain, open coils
  • Separators, banding of molars
  • Anterior crossbite
  • Clear braces
  • Marketing
Course Fees & CE

Continuing Education Credits

12 hours lecture
2 hours participation

Course Fees

$495 per session per staff.
Discounts available for additional staff registrations.

Pay in full for both sessions and receive a Bonus “Hands-On” DVD which includes Bracketing, Banding, Sectionals and Digital Photography.