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missanderson in Forrest City, Arkansas

Concorde College in Memphis, TN

So I'm looking at attending the concorde school on the memphis, TN campus. I want to enroll into the dental assistant (AAS) program but idk what to...

Grace in Los Angeles, California

Anyone know zetadentle.com.a online shopping website?Can it be trusted?

Hope you guys can give me advice.

San in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Updated 17 months ago

Dental Hygiene Clinical Exam in FL - 7 Replies

Hi all- I am a hygienist taking the clinical exam in Gainesville, FL this December. I am from NY state and am having trouble finding a patient....

still retired in Hawaii

Updated 17 months ago

Dental hygiene " Certification vs Associates degree " - 1 Reply

Hello everyone, I'm 28 male living in Arlington DC and I'm interested in becoming a dental hygienist, My question is that " Is better to have...

rdh in Bedford, Texas

Updated 17 months ago

Anyone have experience with obtaining RDH license Iowa to Texas? - 1 Reply

I am hoping to move to Texas in near future. Does anyone have personal experience with how to obtain licensure if currently practicing in Iowa and...

LaurenA in Holland, Michigan

Any problems with background checks?

Looking into applying for dental hygiene...I did see on the requirements that part of getting into the program was a background check. I made some...

FlossBoss in Oceanside, California

Updated 17 months ago

Being an RDH in California - 37 Replies

I was curious as to how the market for hygienists is holding up in California? Yes, yes I know that in Canada and in New Hampshire and in other parts...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 18 months ago

OCARE = tax = extra money for the what if's? Discuss... - 1 Reply

How does one find their savings will be with this in place?

Pearlywhites in Hayward, California

Updated 18 months ago

My chance of getting into Dental Hygiene Program in UoP - 5 Replies

My original plan was to go to dental school. I applied this June for the second time, and I am getting a lil worried since it's already november and...

MelissaSewell in New York, New York

Updated 18 months ago

Dental Hygiene or RN? Confused.. - 6 Replies

I am currently pregnant & out of school currently but will be returning after baby boy gets here. I have 4 more classes to finish before my pre-reqs...

dentalunion in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 18 months ago

HUGE DROP IN WAGES FOR RDH IN BC + IF THIS IS A WAKE UP CALL FOR THE BC HYGIENISTS TO FOR A UNION ? - 96 Replies

THERE ARE NO JOBS IN BC AT ALL ESPECIALLY IN THE LOWER MAINLAND AREA OR SOME DDS ARE OFFERING ONLY $32-$35/HOUR FOR 1 or 2 DAYS/WEEK PART TIME....

thickskinnedinMI in Allen Park, Michigan

Updated 19 months ago

Any DH happy with their career choice??? - 703 Replies

I'm seriously considering becoming a DH for several reasons: 1.) Great pay in my area 2.) Flexible schedule (a must for a single mom of three) 3.)...

Rujina in Edmonton, Alberta

Updated 19 months ago

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

I'm thinking about going to this School called First Institute they Offer a 11 month Dental Assistant Program, After I were to graduate from their I...

xboxer in Tucson, Arizona

Updated 19 months ago

Considering entering DH program - 2 Replies

I have recently been considering entering the dental hygiene program at a local community college. I already have by Bachelor's in Human...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 19 months ago

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

I really want to pursue this field, but I've heard a lot of negative feed back as far as not being able to find a job with benefits or even being...

dentalunion in Toronto, Ontario

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...

dentalunion in Toronto, Ontario

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...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 20 months ago

Asst's doing prophy's - 136 Replies

What should I do? I am a new hire in an upscale practice and the assist's are doing complete prophy's. I was dismayed to say the least. When I ?'d...

gooanj in Torrance, California

Updated 20 months ago

Dental Hygienist or Dental Assistant? - 43 Replies

I am a single mother of 1 and workign two jobs to keep my head above water. I graduated with honors from high school but did not ever continue my...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 20 months ago

WREB clinical exam!! - 2 Replies

I'm searching for patients for the clinical exam in a few weeks in Anaheim. Does anyone in socal have extra quads or patients?!!! I will compensate...

barbarr in West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Updated 20 months ago

Other job options for hygienists - 1 Reply

As we all know, it is quite difficult to get work as a hygienist. What are some side jobs/careers other fellow hygienists are doing? Please share....

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 20 months ago

Shortage of Dental Hygienists 2014 - 3 Replies

My office has been looking to add a new hygienist to the practice, but no one has even applied for the position. Seems like more hygienists are...

stacyelle in Orlando, Florida

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...

HyattRDH in San Marcos, California

Updated 21 months ago

RDH license in NJ - 3 Replies

Hi everybody, Am an RDH licensed in CA, and am going to relocate to NJ, and I want to know what is the steps I need to get my license in NJ, do I...

Sunny Southern CA Hygienist in Placentia, California

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 in Escondido, California

Updated 21 months ago

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

Hi everyone! I have been a hygienist for 14 years. I graduated from the University of Detroit - Mercy (I see that there are a number of...

Anita in Vancouver, British Columbia

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...

Anita in Vancouver, British Columbia

Updated 22 months ago

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

Does anyone have any information about the process of care examination that preceeds the WREB? I have my license in California and graduated 2 years...

ONTARIO DH in Manchester, New Hampshire

Updated 22 months ago

Dental Hygiene no jobs - 19 Replies

I'm taking this moment to vent my frustrations. I have done everything to get through dental hygiene school and am very proud of the hard work I put...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 22 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 22 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 22 months ago

Why do you want to be dental hygiene? - 82 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 22 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 22 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

sandra in Austin, Texas

Updated 22 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 23 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 23 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 23 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...

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 24 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...

Nat in Miami, Florida

Dental Hygienist

Hello! How really want youre advise! I was a Dental Hygienist for 16 years . We relocate since 2005, than I left my carrier to move with my...

still retired in Hawaii

Updated 24 months ago

Community College Dental Hygiene Degree vs. UoP or USC? - 16 Replies

I already have a bachelors degree in a different field and have completed almost all of the prerequisites for dental hygiene school. I am planning on...

Hoping for Good News in Vernon, British Columbia

Updated 24 months ago

Local anesthetic courses- BC canada - 32 Replies

Hi everyone Has anyone taken the local anesthethic course at camosun college in victoria, or at UBC? I heard some bad things about the program in...

alyson tovey in Pleasant Grove, Utah

Updated 24 months ago

WREB Anesthesia Exam - 76 Replies

I am getting ready to take the WREB anesthesia exam (written and clinical) in a couple of weeks. Any tips on what to study for the written exam? ...

Dental & Hygiene Prof. Ronda in Orlando, Florida

Updated 24 months ago

Going to Dental Hygiene School as a international dentist - 8 Replies

Hi, I have a bachelors degree in dental surgery(B.D.S)from my home country India. Now, i want to come and study dental hygiene at a community...

still retired in Hawaii

Updated 24 months ago

Dental Hygiene Portfolio - 3 Replies

I know this shouldn't matter but I'm just curious how many pages did you submit for your portfolio? Did you receive a call for clarifications? Any...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 24 months ago

Dental Hygiene Hourly Wage - 21 Replies

Can anyone tell me how much you get paid hourly working as a dental hygienist. I make $36 dollars an hour and I just graduated from school. Should I...

Chelsey Yang in Honolulu, Hawaii

Updated 24 months ago

Anyone Taking Expanded duties Anesthesia course in Sacramento this May? - 32 Replies

I am enrolled. Is anyone else going?

Abraham in Chino Hills, California

Updated 25 months ago

Getting your dental hygiene license in California is HARD!!!!! - 67 Replies

I am a hygienist from out of state who has been struggling now for one year to get licensed in the state of California...why did I waste a year..well...

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