Basic Spanish for the Dental Office

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Target Audience

Dentists, Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Office Staff and all other interested dental professionals


This online workshop will introduce you to the Spanish alphabet and its sounds providing you essential elements of the Spanish language. You will also cover Basic Spanish vocabulary, phrases and commonly used terms with emphasis in dental terminology.

Maria E. Velez, MFA, CHCP
Director, Charlotte AHEC

Release Date: January 5, 2021
Valid Thru: January 5, 2023

Credit Information

The North Carolina Area Health Education Centers are an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at

The North Carolina Area Health Education Centers designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of continuing education credits.

Dental Institutions providing dental education have an obligation to disseminate new knowledge related to dental practice. In doing so, some information or presentations may include controversial materials or commercial references. The Charlotte AHEC office acknowledges that there is potential risk to participants using limited knowledge when incorporating new techniques and procedures into their practices, especially when the continuing education program has not provided them with supervised clinical experience in the techniques or procedures to ensure that they have attained competence. Sponsorship of continuing education courses by the Charlotte AHEC office does not imply endorsement of a particular philosophy, product or procedure by this institution.

Disclosure Statement/Conflict of Interest:
In accordance with the ADA CERP Standard V., everyone involved in planning or presenting this educational activity will be required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests and this information will be made available to participants at the start of the activity. As a continuing education provider, the Charlotte AHEC office is responsible for ensuring the content, quality and scientific integrity of all continuing dental education activities for which credit is provided. The Charlotte AHEC office is also responsible for taking steps to protect against and/or disclose any conflict of interest of the faculty/instructors presenting those courses.


  • State the Spanish alphabet and recognize its phonetics
  • Identify common dental terms and phrases used to communicate with clients who speak Spanish
  • Recognize basic elements of the Hispanic/Latino culture


01/05/2021 - 01/05/2023
12:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Maria E Velez, MFA CHCP
Jan 5, 2021 - Jan 5, 2023
Check-In Time
12:00 PM
1.00 - ADA CERP
0.10 - CEU
1.00 - Contact Hours
Charlotte AHEC
eLink Online
Jan 5, 2021 - Jan 5, 2023
Charlotte AHEC
eLink Online
Registration fee
Free with code
Contact Hours