Welcome

Dear Student,

Thank you so much for your interest in TMIKY – The Medical Institute of Kentucky. I, along with our instructors, look forward to welcoming you to our innovative and unique programs. We offer programs designed to give you the skills necessary to start your new career, at a minimum cost of time and expense.


|We offer this opportunity from the perspective of experienced professionals in an engaging learning environment. While we will seek to give you exposure to a wide range of techniques, materials, and knowledge, we will focus on the skills that employers see as “core necessities” for starting a job right away.

Job opportunities for qualified candidates are readily available in today’s marketplace. While no one can guarantee job placement, many industries are currently facing a shortage of trained candidates. With our programs, you will be equipped to start your new exciting career with an eye on future opportunities.

Our enrollment process is easy and we will guide you every step of the way.

Are you ready to change your life?

Schedules

Monday / Wednesday Evening Class
(12 weeks) 6:00pm - 9:30pm

  • August 15, 2022 - November 2, 2022

    Registration Deadline: August 1, 2022

  • November 7, 2022 -, January 18, 2023

    Registration Deadline: October 24, 2022

Monday / Wednesday Morning Class
(12 weeks) 9:00am - 12:30pm

  • July 11, 2022 - September 28, 2022

    Registration Deadline: June 27, 2022

  • October 3, 2022 - December 21, 2022

    Registration Deadline: September 19, 2022

Tuesday / Thursday Evening Class
(12 weeks) 6:00pm - 9:30pm
(SPANISH CLASS)

  • September 6, 2022 - November 22, 2022

    Registration Deadline: August 23, 2022

  • November 29, 2022 - February 16, 2023

    Registration Deadline: November 15, 2022

Friday Morning Class
(12 weeks) 9:00am - 5:00pm

  • July 15, 2022 - September 30, 2022

    Registration Deadline: July 1, 2022

  • October 7, 2022 - December 23, 2022

    Registration Deadline: September 23, 2022

Saturday Morning Class
(12 weeks) 8:00am - 4:00pm

  • August 6, 2022 - October 22, 2022

    Registration Deadline: July 23, 2022

  • October 29, 2022 - January 14, 2023

    Registration Deadline: October 15, 2022

Cost & Payment Options

The registration fee ($100) is due with an enrollment agreement to hold your place in the class.

The total cost for the 12 week Dental Assisting Program is $4,295 and many students utilize our financing options. Click here to see if you qualify.

If you are interested in completing additional certifications or desire an additional scrub uniform, we offer discounted pricing through these different packages: 

  • SILVER – 5 Certifications: (DAI, Sterilization, Infection Control, CPR, Radiology) + 2 Scrubs = $4,335

  • GOLD – 6 Certifications: (DAI, Sterilization, Infection Control, CPR, Radiology, and Nitrous Oxide Monitoring) = $4,555

  • PLATINUM – 6 Certifications: (DAI, Sterilization, Infection Control, CPR, Radiology, N20) + 2 Scrubs = $4,665

There are a limited number of seats available in each class. Seats are reserved on a first-come, first-serve basis. Submit your Enrollment Application here.

Financing options are available to help students receive a quality yet affordable education.

Ask an admissions representative about how you can lower your monthly payments through our financing partners.

Click here to see if you qualify.

Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)

We are approved providers for the grant given through this amazing program! The grant that this program offers may cover the entire tuition cost or a large part of it! Grant money does not need to be paid back.
We have direct contacts for your county to put you in touch with.

CREDIT CARD

Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express

In-House Payment Options

There are affordable financing options to make sure everyone can afford this program.

There are a limited number of seats available in each class. Seats are reserved on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Graduate Opportunities

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median dental assistant salary in North Carolina is $44,440 a year and is rising because dental assistants are in such high demand. The highest-earning dental assistants are earning as much as $57,190 a year. Once you become a dental assistant there are many different paths you can take to advance. After graduating from our program you will have the opportunity to earn advanced certifications while working in a dental office. Additional certifications provide a pathway to continue advancing your dental assisting career.

Here is an example of the path that Madison took:

Job Placement

  • Job Interview and Placement Assistance
  • Proper image, dress resume, and how to prepare for the job interview itself
  • Difficult questions you may face – how to answer them
  • What to do and what not to do during the interview and what to expect
  • Dental offices reach out regularly to us about their open positions

Ready to change your life?

Program

Dental Theory and Terminology
  1. Dental and oral anatomy, tooth identification, and numbering system
  2. Instrument nomenclature and identification for all aspects of General Dentistry
  3. Dental terminology
  4. Equipment operation, chair positioning, assistant equipment usage
  5. Treatment options available, depending on oral conditions
Receptionist – Front Desk Office Management
  1. Phone techniques and appointment book control
  2. Billing: accounts receivable and accounts payable, collections
  3. Filing insurance forms and pre-treatment estimates
  4. Insurance terminology
Four-Handed Dental Assisting
  1. Instrument transfer techniques, chairside assisting and patient suctioning
  2. Chair-side doctor-patient-assistant positioning
  3. Tub and tray systems of instruments and materials
  4. Familiarity and use of instruments and materials I assisting for:
    1. Operative Dentistry – amalgam and composite restorations
    2. Oral Surgery – instruments, procedures, and post-op protocol
    3. Crown and Bridge – polyvinyl “gun-type” impression taking, temporary fabrication, cord packing, hemostatic agents, introduction into various crown types
    4. Endodontics – instruments, medicaments, and materials; how and why they are used
    5. Periodontics – disease origin and usual treatment methods
    6. Pedodontics – commonality, and differences in treating children vs. adult patients
Radiology
    1. X-ray theory and technique, use of Rinn holders, and other methods
    2. Intraoral, bitewing, panoramic, and endodontic exposure methods
    3. Developing x-rays using the automatic processor
    4. Darkroom care and maintenance
    5. X-ray identification, interpretation, safety, and precautions
    Very important notice: Dental Radiology (2 weeks) Attendance is Mandatory. No Exceptions *Failure of Radiology Safety Exam=Retake Dental Radiology class at cost which is $600.
Impressions and Model Trimming
  1. Impression materials and practice in their uses: alginates, polyvinyl siloxane, etc.
  2. Wax bites, counter impressions
  3. Model pouring and trimming
Cement and Liners
  1. Introduction to various cement and liners used in dentistry
  2. Practice mixing cement and liners
  3. Sterilization Techniques
Sterilization theory and terminology, autoclave operation
  1. Instrument and equipment sterilization/disinfection
  2. Treatment room disinfection and asepsis techniques
  3. Handpiece care and maintenance
Job Interview and Placement Assistance
  1. Proper image, dress resume, and how to prepare for the job interview itself
  2. Difficult questions you may face – how to answer them
  3. What to do and what not to do during the interview and what to expect
CPR Certification

Very important notice Attendance is Mandatory. No Exceptions
*Failure to attend= retake class at cost

Location

School Name,
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Nice City, TT

Tours

To schedule a tour please call (111)22333444 or email [email protected]

Program Catalog

Click here to download our free program catalog.

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