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Becoming a dental nurse 

Becoming a dental nurse
Becoming a dental nurse
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date: 24 January 2022

The role of the dental nurse 2

The dental team 4

Compulsory registration 8

National Examination Board for Dental Nurses (NEBDN) national examination 10

Other approved qualifications 12

General Dental Council (GDC) registration 14

Although the reception staff are normally the patient's first point of contact in the dental practice, the dental nurse is quite often the first person the patient comes into contact with in the clinical area....

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