As a dental assistant, you will be responsible for taking and processing dental x-rays, performing basic laboratory procedures and providing patient education. Illinois Health Careers is one of the premier technical dental assistant schools in Illinois. The school is a fully equipped dental training facility, which allows you to have access to invaluable hands-on learning opportunities. As a dental assistant in training, you’ll learn about common daily procedures, as well as how to problem solve on-the-job scenarios. That practical training, combined with on the job dental assistant training as an intern and accredited classroom curriculum gives our students the knowledge, experience and confidence they need to excel in a promising career as a Dental Assistant.