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exp in Massachusetts

Updated 13 months ago

17 Year Old Planning to be a Dental Hygienist - 12 Replies

I am planning to be a Dental Hygienist when I graduate high school and I am going out of my mind with questions! Answers please! 1. What is a...

KIngram in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Updated 13 months ago

Should I or should I not? - 96 Replies

i am in school full time and finishing my pre reqs for alot of programs. I know for sure that i want to be in the medical field but am not sure...

navi in Vancouver, British Columbia

Updated 13 months ago

A Canadian writing the American DH Boards - 5 Replies

Has any Canadian written the American DH boards? I just found out that there are 5 exams. Does anyone know the process? Do i have to contact a...

Melanie in Bronx, New York

Nerb local anesthesia exam

Hi Suzy~ can you send me the study guide everyone is talking about? I would really appreciate it. My email is jcostello3013@live.com.

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 13 months ago

Should I go to NYU Dental Hygiene school? - 1 Reply

I have to decide in like 2 days, but considering that I will be receiving a second Bachelors in 2.5 years (I already graduated from a top-tier UC...

dentistry3399 in Los Angeles, California

NYU vs USC vs West LA Dental Hygiene

Hello, Which one is better..NYU and USC $150K+, West LA $25K. NYU and USC better reputation, more jobs? West LA..community college...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 14 months ago

WORKING WHILE IN DH SCHOOL.. GOOD OR BAD IDEA????? - 23 Replies

Has anyone or is anyone working while in the DH program??? Is even having a PART TIME job a bad idea???

Nicole in Santa Ana, California

Updated 14 months ago

Moving to Canada.. Canadian Board Exam Study Guide? - 23 Replies

Hey guys, I just finished taking my national boards here in Houston and I want to take the boards in Canada in September so I can move to...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 14 months ago

Dental Hygiene instead of Dental School? (wanted a fresh perspective) - 1 Reply

Hello all, I currently have a Bachelors from a top UC school, and I have done most of my pre-reqs for dental school, but since I am getting a bit...

dentistry3399 in Los Angeles, California

Updated 14 months ago

Southern California Unemployed Dental Hygienist - 23 Replies

Hi I was just wondering if I am the only one? I used to have a one day a week job for a slow office. I have seven years of clinical hygiene...

Elle in Dallas, Texas

Please advise me

I wanted to take up Biology then Dental school but I'm thinking what if I don't get accepted at the Dental school right away? What kind of job am I...

JillRDH2016 in Calgary, Alberta

Updated 14 months ago

What Is The Wage Per Hour In Lethbridge Alberta??? - 1391 Replies

Can anyone tell me what the wage per/hour is in Alberta. Lethbridge? Calgary? Edmonton? Red Deer? Medicine Hat?

dental hyg23 in Bronx, New York

i want study dental hygienist in orlando, florida!!

Hello!! Some can tell me if is to hard study dental hygienist in orlando? Im living in ny now and i want to move to florida!! Tell me about the...

dental hyg23 in Bronx, New York

Updated 14 months ago

Hygiene Degree - 637 Replies

I've graduated the hygiene diploma program seven years ago and I'm getting kinda bored with hygiene. I've been thinking about taking the completion...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 14 months ago

Dental hygiene - 1 Reply

Hello, I have been reading the many discussions and many people are referring to the local anesthetic NERB study guide. I will be taking mine in...

Jlaurencio in Mountain View, California

Dental hygiene school being an international student

Hi! I'm right now 35 years old guy from Venezuela and I want a real change on my life,I'm planning to study DH in the US, Canada or Australia, do you...

Feeling Defeated & Heartbroken. in Pompano Beach, Florida

Updated 15 months ago

African American Hygienists - 27 Replies

Hey Im looking into the dental hygiene career but wanna know how is the field for blk people like myself. Like is it hard to get jobs? Are you looked...

still retired in Hawaii

Updated 15 months ago

Negative Enviroment - 1 Reply

I've temped in a lot of dental offices, waiting for the right fit. I've seen so often people I work with, whether it's dentists, other hygienists,...

sandy in London, United Kingdom

Updated 15 months ago

canadian hygienist wants to move to uk - 2 Replies

i am a registered hygienist in canada and desperately want to work in the uk. are there any jobs? (the job market in ontario is saturated, at lease...

Nicole in Santa Ana, California

Updated 15 months ago

What's the best private college for DH in Toronto?!?! - 1 Reply

Please help me to find the right school, I'm really interested in DH and I private schools because they have shorter semesters and smaller classes....

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 16 months ago

NEED A DENTAL HYGIENIST TO ANSWER QUESTIONS FOR SCHOOL PROJECT - 1 Reply

Why did you choose this career? Did you always know you wanted to do this type of work for a career? What education and special training did you...

Hilda in Dallas, Texas

Updated 16 months ago

Need a list of DH schools in Dallas- please help! - 24 Replies

Hi, I'm finishing up my pre-req's for the DH program in Fall '09. All my classes apply to Washington state, however I may consider Dallas, TX. I know...

dentalhygienist in Salt Lake City, Utah

Dental hygienist time off

How much time is appropriate to take off per year? We don't get any paid time off, but the doctor hasn't set an amount of unpaid time off we can take...

Anon in Franklin, Massachusetts

Working at Gentle Dental as an RDH?

What are your views in working at a Gentle Dental as a hygienist? I'm thinking of transitioning after working at various private practices after 3...

Sam in Surrey, British Columbia

Updated 16 months ago

Temp Agencies in BC? - 15 Replies

Hello Again, Would anyone be able to rhyme off some great temp agencies to work for? I know its slow right now, but I figured might as well give...

I had a plan... in Greenville, South Carolina

Updated 16 months ago

Greenville Tech - 1 Reply

Greenville Tech has this posted in their advertisement for the Dental Hygiene Program: Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC Total Employment:...

Sadie Nguyen in Dallas, Texas

Prospective student plan to major in dental hygiene

Hi! To begin with, I will be a freshman in college who plan to major in Dental Hygiene at TWU. However, their DH program is very competitive to...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 17 months ago

Dental Hygiene student and pregnant - 1 Reply

Hi, I was wondering if any of you have been in my situation. I began a dental hygiene school and got pregnant in December. it has been a big surprise...

Broken RDH in Greenville, South Carolina

MY STORY/Career as a dental hygienist continued

Please seek a career where growth is possible, where you will have pay increases, benefits, and a profession that doesn't have a physical life...

Broken RDH in Greenville, South Carolina

MY STORY/Career as a dental hygienist continued

will have to buy Obama care, or buy a private policy with a high deductible, catastrophic coverage only. From the beginning of my Dental Hygiene...

Broken RDH in Greenville, South Carolina

MY STORY/Career as a dental hygienist continued

After leaving that office, after only about a month, I worked as a fill-in hygienist for about a year. Even though I had done so well in hygiene...

Broken RDH in Greenville, South Carolina

MY STORY/Career as a dental hygienist continued

I went back to my Op., cleaned it, and walked out to get my next patient as they were signing in, but I was called back to the dentists office again....

Broken RDH in Greenville, South Carolina

MY STORY/Career as a dental hygienist continued

I told him that I did the best I could being new to digital xrays, and that I thought I saved it? He said,in a very gruff tone, "just go on to lunch...

Broken RDH in Greenville, South Carolina

MY STORY/Career as a dental hygienist continued

So I landed a job with a dentist who was a high ranking member of the dental board and an officer of the South Eastern Dental Association. I was...

Broken RDH in Greenville, South Carolina

MY STORY/Career as a dental hygienist

I graduated from Greenville Tech, in Greenville, SC in the top of my class with honors in 2003. I landed a full time job shortly after graduation in...

JS in Marlboro, New Jersey

Updated 18 months ago

Wondering how many of you get paid ONLY if your patient shows up. - 15 Replies

If you only get paid if the patient shows up are you getting paid for the first patient in the morning if they don't show? If you get paid...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 18 months ago

overtime - 9 Replies

I am a salaried hygienist in nc. My boss has came up with a new pay system. He says that I am exempt from being paid overtime due to holding a...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 18 months ago

Dental Hygienist Working Interview - 1 Reply

Tips to stand out and succeed in a dental hygiene working interview? I have a working interview soon and I don't know what to expect and I know that...

piterson in Malaybalay, Philippines

Updated 18 months ago

Is it ok if i want to work abroad as a fresh graduate of dental hygienist? - 21 Replies

I dont know what to do for ths moment of time. All i know is pursue my carreer as a dental hygienist. But i think technically speaking, before you...

Dee Dee G. in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 19 months ago

Finish my Dental hygiene degree - 6 Replies

So i started my DH program about 2 years ago and was supposed to graduate next year in may. Unfortunately i got kicked out of the program this...

MJ97 in Los Angeles, California

Concorde Dental Hygiene Program

I recently applied for the Concorde dental hygiene program in San Diego. I took the TEAS and the Wonderlic and after meeting with financial aid I was...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 19 months ago

Dental Hygiene - 1 Reply

I am a senior in high school, and I have become very interested in pursuing a career in dental hygiene. The contributing factors such as pay,...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 19 months ago

Need info on licensure by credential in Massachusetts - 4 Replies

I am currently licensed in New York, and I'm interested in getting a job in (and moving to) Massachusetts. Has anyone else here done this? If so,...

Divya in Manassas, Virginia

What are the advantages of a root canal procedure

Root canal, probably the most heard and popular treatment for dental patients. Has your dentist ever told you that you might need one? I’m sure he...

Divya in Delaware

Best tips for maintaining a healthy and beautiful smile

One of the things that attract us to people at the first sight is their smile. We all would love to have a great smile and be appreciated by...

patti waterfall in Federal Way, Washington

Updated 19 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

Tth fairy in Long beach, California

Failed law and ethics

Hi everyone...... I took my Law and ethics exam and unfortunately did not do good on that... Do you know hw many days Dhcc reschedules the retake?...

Tth fairy in Long beach, California

Failed law and ethics

Hi everyone...... I took my Law and ethics exam and unfortunately did not do good on that... Do you know hw many days Dhcc reschedules the retake?...

prtyblak

dental assistant at tcc

How is this course at Tallahassee community college?

prtyblak

dental hygienist at tcc

How was this course at tcc

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