In UK is a dental hygenist better at giving a scale & polish than a dentist?

Answer Well... yes. Sort of.while dentists focus on general treatment and dental surgeries, the hygienists are specialists in their field. Sure, dentists can do it, but the hygienists have broader experie... Read More »

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What does a dental hygenist do?

Dental hygienists work as a part of the team of professionals in a dentist's office. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that the demand for dental hygienists will increase by 36 percent t... Read More »

How does becoming a dental hygenist work?

Hi -I was looking at their website. UMKC is unusual in that they grant a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene. Most DH programs are an associate's degree with just 2 years of college.It seems that... Read More »

Dental Hygenist Schools?

Dental hygienists work in dental offices to clean and polish teeth, take X-rays, educate patients about oral health and engage in other oral hygiene practices. To qualify as a dental hygienist, you... Read More »

How long does it take to be a dental hygenist?

It typically takes between two and four years to become a dental hygienist. Associate's degrees or certificates require up to two years of education, whereas bachelor's degrees usually require four... Read More »