College of Dental Medicine Continuing Education

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Course Description: This course will guide the viewer through the fundamentals of achieving diagnostic clinical photographs for dentistry

Author: Dr. Brian Chui

CE Units: 3

Course Breakdown and Instructions:

Learning Objectives:

  • Know the importance of clinical photographs
  • Know when clinical photographs are needed
  • Know what equipment is needed and how to use it
  • Know which exposure criteria can be altered to obtain an optimal exposure
  • Know how to take 7 basic photographs needed for generalized treatment planning
  • Identify and fix photographic errors

To successfully complete this course, you will need to study the material presented in the course presentation. This is a self-paced course that can be paused and returned to at a later time. Once you have reviewed the course presentation in its entirety, you will need to complete the final assessment below. Lastly, please make sure to submit the required course evaluation.

If you have any course-related questions please contact Your questions will be forwarded to the appropriate content expert and you will receive a response within 48 hours.


You must pass the final assessment with a score of 70%to receive CE credit. After the assessment has been submitted you will have the opportunity to review your incorrect answers.

Practice Assessment

Grading for this quiz does not count towards the final quiz grade. Multiple attempts to this assessment can be made.

Final Assessment

Be sure to complete the Clinical Photography course presentation before attempting this assessment. You must pass the final assessment with a grade of 70% or higher in order to receive course credit. Multiple attempts of this assessment can be made.

Course Evaluation:

In order to receive CE credit, you must also complete the course evaluation survey.

For any questions or concerns about the course or if you experience any technical difficulties, please email

(Course Reviewed: Nov 2020; Course Expiration: Nov 2023)