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Updated 22 hours ago

Concorde Career College - 506 Replies

Don't train in RDH...oversaturated field; backstabbing and as far as benefits; 99 % of us are on our own. You will find debt, little to no work; pay...


Updated 3 days ago

Getting into a Dental Assistant program & then becoming a Dental Hygienist? - 8 Replies

I'm planning to join dental assisting course here in Edmonton too. Can anyone suggest will It be hard or easy with 2 kids.

Hygiene snob

Updated 5 days ago

I'm dental hygienists a good job or it worth it or not? - 1051 Replies

I have had 2 hygiene jobs in two different states, that offer you company paid retirement pension 5 weeks paid vacation and FREE family healthcare! I...


Updated 6 days ago

Dental Hygienist or Dental Assistant? - 50 Replies

Hi,I am Monica, currently living in Indiana USA, I am a widow at the moment with two kids and i was stuck in a financial situation in May 2014 and i...

still retired

Updated 7 days ago

Hygiene Degree - 634 Replies

potential/projected jobs is simply hearsay.


Updated 10 days ago

Getting out of the dental hygiene profession - 513 Replies

[QUOTE who="still retired in Hawaii"]I'm sure every situation of finding work is different. It's also a saturated field as I see graduates having a...


Updated 13 days ago

Considering entering DH program - 2 Replies

If you use these Indeed forums, surely you have seen all of the threads on how saturated the Dental Hygenist field is. When you (OP) post all...


Updated 14 days ago

NERB Local Anesthesia Exam - 672 Replies

SuzyZee I am taking the NERB LA exam in 2 weeks. Could you send me the study guide for the LA exam. Hope you are mending well. Thanks, Vicki ...


Updated 15 days ago

Florida dental hygiene: Computer simulated exam - 303 Replies

[QUOTE who=" in Boca Raton, Florida"]Where did you hear failing twice , if you fail the first try you have to go for...

Updated 15 days ago

Tips on passing the clinical exam - 59 Replies

[QUOTE who="Alina in Jacksonville, Florida"]Hi everyone! I am studying for CSCE and I would really appreciate if someone could send me study material...


RDH carrington college experiences

Hello all, I'm just about finished with my prereqs for hyg. I've been leaning towards carrington vs sac city just because I'll be able to get in...


Updated 18 days ago

Dental Hygienist in 2014, Pros and cons? - 6 Replies

Still retired... is a Realist and accurate...please listen. We are not in the "driver's seat" as to pay really anymore, hours, days, etc...they will...

Magnolia B

Updated 19 days ago

foreign trained dentists - 997 Replies

Anyone selling Jane Weiner Booklet? Thanks.


Dental Hygienist Union Toronto Mississauga Ontario

Dental Office union Toronto. First ever for the dental team. UFCW Local 175. Canada Mississauga, Ont. – August 30, 2014 – Workers at four Credit...

still retired

Updated 22 days ago

Should I get an Associate's or a Bachelor's for Dental Hygiene? - 220 Replies

*Those days are over of "stable fulltime jobs."


First-ever Ontario dental practice organized – UFCW 175

Mississauga, Ont. – August 30, 2014 – Workers at four Credit Valley Oral Surgery offices in the Greater Toronto Area have won their vote to certify...


Updated 28 days ago

Asst's doing prophy's - 136 Replies

Janette...RDH's take 3 Boards and are's more than what you think...not rocket science, but it is intense and a rigorous program in many...


Updated 29 days ago

What else can I do besides dental hygiene? - 29 Replies

Also, I dont want to wear my brain (while in college) and body (due to working) out. and i was also thinking about going to a community college to...


Updated 1 month ago

WREB clinical exam!! - 2 Replies

Have you tried those attending your school in other your dorm or coffee shops, places you frequent? Maybe they might be willing to let...


Updated 1 month ago

Other job options for hygienists - 1 Reply

Dental hygienist, nurse, charge, aftercare, community care...


Updated 1 month ago

USA RDH moving to Australia,please help - 1 Reply

all documents certify by : Outside Australia , the following people are authorized to certify documents Justice of the Peace Notary...


Updated 1 month ago

Does anyone actually like being a Dental Hygienist? - 94 Replies

[QUOTE who="123 in Laval, Quebec"]I don't know why so many people are having problems, but I graduated this past may and easily found jobs. Within...


Updated 1 month ago

Shortage of Dental Hygienists 2014 - 3 Replies

There is NOT a shortage of RDH's...there is a SHORTAGE OF JOBS with decent pay and reg/set hours.


Updated 1 month ago

Dental Hygienist in Dubai - 238 Replies

I am recruiting Dental Hygienists in Dubai at the moment. Please contact me if interested


Colorado License Application

Has anyone gone through the Colorado Dental Hygiene License Application process? I applied over a month and a half ago and have called and emailed...


Updated 1 month ago

colleges for DH in toronto? - 3291 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jenny RDH in Toronto, Ontario"]TCDHA was a great school and they prepared me very well for the board exam and also gave me great skills...


Updated 1 month ago

RDH license in NJ - 3 Replies

Hi, Can anybody please share some information about how is the New Jersey jurisprudence and ethics exam for Dental hygienist, what type of...

still retired

Updated 2 months ago

Debridement (D4355) SRP (D4342 & D4341) and Prophy (D1110) Questions - 12 Replies

*patients refuse Tx ALL the time:/*correction ^

Sunny Southern CA Hygienist

Any Hygienist With Clinical Laser Experience

I just added a few days with a new dentist who has two diode laser machines. I didn't have any previous laser experience; the new dentist was kind...

sharon avila

Updated 2 months ago

My profession is leaving me behind... - 229 Replies

Hi Melody, I have been unsuccessful in contacting you. Is there a chance you can try to reach me? I know Deb at Dr Chalks and asked her to pass my...


Need Liscening Help!!! Going from Vancouver Canada to Calirfornia

I have been going through this forum and have been looking at other people's posts. I've been getting confused about what exams I would need to...


Updated 3 months ago

Dental Hygiene Boards/ Patient - 101 Replies

[QUOTE who="anamdh in Sterling, Virginia"]I also came to US from Toronto, and was very scared about the clinical. I am now interviewing for jobs. ITS...


Updated 3 months ago

Process of Care Exam, WREB - dental hygiene - 72 Replies

[QUOTE who="Caro in Phoenix, Arizona"]How goes the process??? I'm a Canadian hygienist, now Permanent Resident in Phoenix and preparing for all the...


Updated 3 months ago

Dental Hygiene no jobs - 19 Replies

[QUOTE who="futuredentalhygienist in Mississauga, Ontario"]MUST you have a CLEAN criminal record, in order to become a dental hygienist and be able...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 3 months ago

Dental Hygienist (career change) - 25 Replies

Looking to change careers and do better for my kids and myself and was looking to attend Dental Hygienist school in the San Antonio, TX area. I am a...

Ashley Mc in Sacramento, California

From California to Oregon (or anywhere else). Good or bad idea?? HELP!

Hello! I am currently a new grad hygienist in California and am seriously considering moving to Oregon. The job pool here right now is completely...

Ashley Mc in Sacramento, California

Updated 3 months ago

Professional and disability insurance for Hygienists - 3 Replies

Hi, I am trying to find a good company to purchase liability and disability insurance as a RDH in Arizona. Any recommendations?? Thanks!

adusonu in Redding, California

Updated 3 months ago

Why do you want to be dental hygiene? - 83 Replies

I still don't know why I want to be a dental hygiene. Yes. flexible hour. I worked in the dentist for 2 yrs, and I love it. Pay is gOod. But that's...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 3 months ago

Getting into DH program with dismissed misdemeanor - 2 Replies

I am moving to PA and plan on going to school for dental hygiene. I was charged but never convicted with a misdemeanor. All charges were dropped in...

Edward Rose in Atlanta, United States minor outlying islands

Updated 3 months ago

dental hygienist jobs in new zealand - 98 Replies

I would like to know how easy it is to work in new Zealand as a dental Hygienist

Terri in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Updated 3 months ago

Nerb local anesthesia exam - 1 Reply

Hi Suzy~ can you send me the study guide everyone is talking about? I would really appreciate it. My email is

sandra in Austin, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Master's Degree for an RDH - 11 Replies

Can anybody suggest a good master's program for a dental hygienist? I have my BS, and it has gotten me nowhere. I want to pursue whichever will...

still retired in Hawaii

Updated 3 months ago

If there are no jobs... - 9 Replies

...then why does dental hygienist keep showing up on practically every single "jobs in demand" list I find online? My own dentist pretty much...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 3 months ago

Scaling and arrestin for 4mm pockets? - 169 Replies

I recently went for my regular 6mo cleaning. I am new to the area I am a new patient to this practice. They were running a "special" for new...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 4 months ago

Dental Hygiene Program at the University of Alberta, Yes or No? Please help me out! - 1 Reply

Hi everyone, I am applying for the University of Alberta's Diploma in Dental Hygiene program this year. I like the profession and think it will...

rdh_too in Bedford, Texas

Updated 4 months ago

How did you become a dental hygienist? - 2 Replies

I need help with my project. I need to interview a dental hygienist.? I've recently started taking courses at my local community college and my...

tklerdh in Houston, Texas

Updated 4 months ago

dental hygenist - 1007 Replies

hey guys, can anyone tell me what colleges can i apply to for dh, i live in brooklyn,ny

ToothMonster in Brampton, Ontario

Updated 4 months ago

future job outlook for Dental Hygienists in Canada - 512 Replies

I realize the problem with private schools in Ontario with overflowing numbers of new graduates. Will that effect the job market in BC or Alberta a...

dentalnut in British Columbia

Getting back to DH after four years away

I am re-registering to be a DH after four years away from the field. Does anyone have tips (aside from self study, of course!) to get my skills up to...

FlossBoss in Oceanside, California

Updated 4 months ago

Dental Hygiene School - 179 Replies

Hello, I just got rejected from the Pierce College dental hygiene program in Lakewood, WA. I've heard it's one of the more difficult schools to...

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