Dental Assistant Program



The Dental Assistant Program is located at the LCC Cherokee Center in Pittsburg, Kansas.


Accreditation

The program in dental assisting is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation [and has been granted the accreditation status of “approval without reporting requirements”]. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. The Commission’s web address is: http://www.ada.org/en/coda.

Labette Community College

Program Location and Facilities

This program is located at the LCC Cherokee Center and uses state-of-the-art dental facilities and equipment at the Community Health Clinic of Southeast Kansas located in Pittsburg, KS. For more information on these sites please refer to the links below:

LCC Cherokee Center

Community Health Clinic of Southeast Kansas - Pittsburg Dental Clinic


Labette Community College complies with all recommendations and requirements issued by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA). Any prospective students interested in receiving a copy of the program’s policies on bloodborne pathogens should contact the Program Director at 620.232.5820 or leighannm@labette.edu. You can also refer to the student handbook.

Program Contacts

Leigh Ann Martin

Leigh Ann Martin

RDH, CDA, EFDA
Program Director

Phone: (620) 232-5820 ext. 107
Fax: (620) 232-5870
leighannm@labette.edu
Office Hours

Melissa Carson
Missy Carson, RDH, CDA
Adjunct Instructor
Phone: (620) 232-5820 ext. 107
melissac@labette.edu
Gail Kennedy
Gail Kennedy, CDA
Adjunct Instructor
Phone: (620) 232-5820 ext. 107
gailk@labette.edu