From dental assistant to dental hygienist?

Answer Dental Assisting and dental hygiene are two completely different occupations. You would have to take two separate programs.The benefit of taking the dental assisting program first is that you will... Read More »

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What is the difference between a dental assistant&a dental hygienist?

Dental assistants are often confused with dental hygienists, but they perform two completely different sets of tasks. Both are vital members of the dental health care team and work under the direct... Read More »

Is There A Difference Between A Dental Hygienist And A Dental Assistant?

Yes there is a BIG difference between DAs and DHs!!!D. assistants only assist dentists, orthodontists, endodontists, etc. They get paid only 12 to 20 dollars per hour depending on experience and wh... Read More »

Should I Become a Dental Hygienist or a Dental Assistant?

Viewing two monitors on one computer requires that your computer have outputs for two monitors. You will need a graphics card with two outputs. Desktops generally have one output, so you will likel... Read More »

Dental Hygienist Vs. Dental Assistant?

Both dental assistants and dental hygienists assist dentists in treating patients. Dental assistants often perform office duties as well, particularly in small dental practices. Dental hygienists p... Read More »