Table 3

Comparison of patient outcomes by clinic group

VariableClinic Group AClinic Group BTCC Group
Number of students per session16165
Total number of patient visits1,0821,035452
Total gross revenue$175,296$154,791$102,323
Total number of completed procedures2,2252,0911,457
Average number of procedures completed per available chair139.1130.7291.4
Procedures completed per patient visit2.12.03.2
  • Note: The 16 DDS, DT, and DH students rotated through the TCC on a staggered basis, with five students (one DDS, one DT, and three DH, supported by a licensed dental assistant) in the TCC Group at any one time. The traditional clinic groups (A and B) have 12 DDS, one DT, and three DH students, supported by a licensed dental assistant.