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Updated 6 hours ago

NERB Local Anesthesia Exam - 1274 Replies

[QUOTE who="SuzZee in Carmel, Indiana"]sure thing![/QUOTE] Can you please send me the study guide for local anesthetic exam. My email is...


Updated 16 hours ago

Is it worth it to become a dental hygienist? - 11 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cerritos College grad in Placentia, California"]Ah... so $100k for accelerated dental hygiene program. That's NUTS! Do you know how long...


Updated 1 day ago

Tips on passing the clinical exam - 128 Replies

[QUOTE who="Diana in Tenafly, New Jersey"]Hey! i'm taking the clinical boards in Gainsville on July 20/21. How's everybody doing? Do you have extra...


Updated 2 days ago

Is a Dental Hygiene program hard to get into? - 9 Replies

[QUOTE who="Hhh in California"]You’re speaking nonsense.. it’s growing rapidly and their pay is on the better side with benefits as...


Updated 3 days ago

foreign trained dentists - 1097 Replies

[QUOTE who="Butterfly in Grand Prairie, Texas"]You can’t. We have to do 2 years program[/QUOTE] Hi.. Can u tell me what step should we take to...


Updated 3 days ago

Florida dental hygiene: Computer simulated exam - 396 Replies

[QUOTE who="Eliete galvao in Boca Raton, Florida"]Sent me an email and will give the infor about the remedial course in palm beach state college...


Updated 4 days ago

Going to Dental Hygiene School as a international dentist - 13 Replies

[QUOTE who="maria in Passaic, New Jersey"]Hi what are the steps to take to get into a DH program as a foreign trained dentist ?[/QUOTE] Hai...

Tsai M

Updated 6 days ago

Dental Hygienist in Alberta, Canada - 4 Replies

Oh okay, congratulations on that! I have given the entrance exam of CNIH, Ottawa last week, waiting to hear from them.


BSc DH in Alberta vs. DH Diploma in a Private/Community College in Ontario

I’m a new high school graduate aspiring to become a dental hygienist someday. As of now, I’m enrolled in MacEwan University for my first year of...


Updated 9 days ago

Dose any one have old Canadian NDHCB exam question? - 3 Replies

Hi Lily, My name is Yulia(also was DH in another country ) I am going to take NDHCB and I am looking for someone who can help me to answer some...

Not a salesperson

Updated 10 days ago

Does anyone actually like being a Dental Hygienist? - 139 Replies

I have been an RDH for over 30 years and LOVE treating patients. Too bad it's not what hygiene is all about. It's about bringing in the bucks.... up...


Updated 12 days ago

My profession is leaving me behind... - 233 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ethel in Straubing, Germany"]Hello,please help me. I am an RDH working contract for the Army here in Germany. However, I would love...


Updated 14 days ago

Is HOSTOS Comm. College Dental Hygiene Associate prog. really worth it or a waste of time? - 28 Replies

thank you for sharing, what kind of offices do you run? dental hygiene offices? but hygienest cant practice on their own

Chris in NJ

Updated 20 days ago

I'm dental hygienists a good job or it worth it or not? - 1066 Replies

[QUOTE who="Anna banana in Kent, Washington"]0 minutes ago Help me please :) ! My first year applying ! I have an interview with Seattle central...

Erica Saye

Updated 21 days ago

Dental Hygiene Boards/ Patient - 145 Replies

I am taking CRDTS again in July at ATL tech and looking for a board pt (took in April and pt didnt qualify). Willing to compensate. I have a patient...


Updated 25 days ago

Colleges that offer dental hygiene programs in Houston, Texas? - 100 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ashley Willis in Houston, Texas"]Hi, I just need to know a college in Texas that offer Dentistry. I really would like to be a dentist...


Updated 29 days ago

If you have attended or graduated from Cypress, Cerritos, or PCC for Dental Hygiene can you PLEASE help!!!! Info needed <3 <3 <3 - 40 Replies

I went to Cypress dental program and it was the worst experience ever. There is a reason they only have 10 people graduate of the 20 each year. The...

Nilo in New York, New York

Which one is better for me? BS in biology or Dental hygiene AAS

I just come to US and want to change my field. I have Bachelor of art. Now I want a well paid job, and also I'm interested in Oral care careers. I am...

Curious Student in Ottawa

Updated 1 month ago

Dental Hygiene or Nursing? - 250 Replies

I have a huge question and can't make up my mind. I have been excepted to the Dental Hygiene Program, which is a two yr course. It starts in the Fall...

Cathy Z in Oceanside, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Relocating to SC...RDH - 10 Replies

My family and I are moving to SC within the next 6 months. How is the job market for dental hygienists? I have my SC license already. :)

Fairy in Rockville, Maryland

Updated 1 month ago

Getting out of the dental hygiene profession - 570 Replies

Hi Everyone, I was wondering if any of you or anyone you know has left the dental hygiene profession and if so, what career did you chose? I am...

TT in New Orleans, Louisiana

Updated 1 month ago

Good Dental Hygienist Schools in Texas and Louisiana - 55 Replies

I am a Jr. in High School and I plan to attend college for 4 years after that I plan to attend dental hygienist school in Texas or Louisiana. I...

Anurva in Zephyrhills, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

Being a dental hygienist in the Army? - 20 Replies

Hello everyone! I am currently thinking about applying for a dental hygiene job in the Army Medical Command. Is anyone currently working in this...

NotYourTypical in Garden City, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

Any DH happy with their career choice??? - 711 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.)...

LadyBugOnWaterSkis LadyBugs in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Updated 1 month ago

Dental Hygiene Interview Questions for College - 388 Replies

I am going for an interview next week in Orem, UT to Utah College of Dental Hygiene and need some help. I would like to know what questions might be...

Dawn in Georgia


I am doing a research paper on Arestin. I wanted opinions of other hygienist on the use of Arestin. 1. Do you think it helps? ...

HilaryL84 in Long Beach, Mississippi

Repetitive overuse injury claim in Mississippi

I am looking for information from anyone that has filed any type of repetitive overuse injury claim in Mississippi

Dipseydoo in Richmond Hill, Ontario

Updated 1 month ago

Admissions Test - 10 Replies

I've applied for CADH and they've contacted me to set up a date for my exam.. only problem is I'm fresh out of high school and have just less than...

kat in Los Angeles, California

Updated 1 month ago

DH Program at Concorde Career College in Garden Grove - 3 Replies

Does anyone have any tips/advice on getting into Concorde’s dental hygiene program? What should I expect on the HESI a2 entrance exam?

kat in Los Angeles, California

Updated 1 month ago

Too old For DH school?? - 42 Replies

I am 38, do you think its too old to take DH? I originally took DA and graduated in 90. My daughter is in school full time now and I want a career!

Shan in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 2 months ago

A Plus Institute - 14 Replies

I have been accepted into A Plus Institute but doubting it since the program coordinator not answering one of my questions that I have e-mailed her...

DHstudent2019 in Katy, Texas

Looking for patients

I am a current dental hygiene student in Houston Texas. As part of my clinical sessions I am required to bring my own patients. I am looking for...

Skye in Goldsboro, North Carolina

Updated 2 months ago

Is this a fitting career for a Muslim? - 9 Replies

Hello Catchy title. I'm a senior in high school and I'm planning to become a dental hygienist. I recently became a practicing Muslim. Muslims...

Lisa in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Diagnostic X-Rays

I am taking the clinical board exam this month and they require diagnostic x-rays for the exam. I am licensed in MN and trying to get licensed in FL,...

Kelly in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Updated 2 months ago

Dental Hygiene Reciprocity - 7 Replies

I will be attending a Dental Hygiene school in Florida next year. It will take me 21 months to graduate. After I graduate and take the National and...

c.p.68 in Tallahassee, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

Dental Hygiene - 16 Replies

Hi, I'm an RDH in California and am nervous about the job prospect for RDH's in Spokane WA. I am currently in the process of getting my limited...

c.p.68 in Tallahassee, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

Looking for WREB Hygiene Clinical Board Patient in Washington State area - 1 Reply

If you have not had your teeth cleaned in over 5+ year. I am registered to take my WREB Dental Hygiene clinical exam in Washington State and I am...

c.p.68 in Tallahassee, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

WA state Drug and Law exam for dental hygienists - 2 Replies

Hi, I will be taking my Drug and Law exam for WA state this week. Any tips on how to prepare? Is it very difficult? I know it's 25 Q's and you must...

c.p.68 in Tallahassee, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

Washington state drug and law exam - 3 Replies

I will be taking the exam soon and was wanting to know any study tips other than the web site with all the compiled laws. I've read from some blogs...

Toothfairy in Honolulu, Hawaii

Updated 2 months ago

Dental Hygiene salaries in the Alpharetta, Georgia area w/16+ years experience - 241 Replies

I am a licensed dental hygienist in Florida and am considering moving to the Alpharetta, Georgia area...Cumming, Canton or something. i've been on...

RDAJenny in California, California

Anyone else taking CRDTS at Fresno City college June1-3, 2018?

I'm taking CRDTS and live 2+ hours from Fresno. Does anyone have a patient they would be willing to share? I'm offering compensation. Thank you!!

Harpreet in Moorabbin, Australia

Updated 3 months ago

Canadian Hygienist Looking to Move to Australia - 1 Reply

Hi there! I am currently a fourth year student in a dental hygiene degree program in Canada. I will be proudly graduating in May after I take the...

Betty in Elmhurst, New York

Updated 3 months ago

dental hygenist - 1008 Replies

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


Updated 3 months ago

Help with Detecting and Removing Subgingival Calculus - 8 Replies

Dear Dental Hygienists: I have been working as a DH for over 10 years. I like my job, but I still experience much difficulty with detecting and...

Eva romero in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 3 months ago

4mm and 5mm pockets... very scared and unsure of realistic outcome - 9 Replies

Hi everyone, I'm 33 and went in for a cleaning 2 weeks ago. I haven't been so strict with my homecare and though I was brushing twice a day, I...

Jenny in Delaware, Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

Scaling and arrestin for 4mm pockets? - 168 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...

ellekrewer in Orrington, Maine

Updated 3 months ago

Any thoughts on Aspen Dental? - 94 Replies

I am considering a hygiene position at Aspen Dental and would appreciate any input you can offer.

MissLindaLa in Reading, Pennsylvania

Calling all hygienists! I have a questionnaire for you pelase

I’m a dental assisting student and in class I was assigned a project to interview a dental professional. I plan on furthering my education to become...

melissia in Yuba City, California

Updated 3 months ago

Relocating as a hygienist - 16 Replies

I just got accepted into dental hygiene school in Houston, Texas. I am very excited and will start this August. I was disappointed, though,...

neelam in Forest Hills, New York

Updated 3 months ago


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

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