What do you have to do to become a Dental Hygienist in Costa Rica?

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beth in Phoenix, Arizona

105 months ago

I too am interested in moving to Costa Rica. I have been a dental hygienist for 10 years in Arizona. I was wondering what the licensing process was like?beth

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Keiko in Victor, Idaho

101 months ago

Did either of you find out any information about Costa Rica? I too am interested in the requirements to work as a DH in CR.

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Dr.R in George Town, Cayman Islands

91 months ago

Keiko in Victor, Idaho said: Did either of you find out any information about Costa Rica? I too am interested in the requirements to work as a DH in CR.

There is no such thing as dental hygienists in Costa Rica. The College of Dental Sugeons only licenses Dentists. Us, dentists, do the perio and prophys. You could work as dental assistants and if you have experience you might be allowed to do some DH. Salary for a Dental Assistant around $400.00 a month.
Dr.Rodriguez

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... in Bend, Oregon

61 months ago

Lol, what a joke

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Dr. R in Cayman Islands

61 months ago

... in Bend, Oregon said: Lol, what a joke

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