Persons trained in an accredited school or dental college and licensed by the state in which they reside to provide dental prophylaxis under the direction of a licensed dentist.
Individuals who assist the dentist or the dental hygienist.
Personnel who provide dental service to patients in an organized facility, institution or agency.
Amounts charged to the patient as payer for dental services.
Individuals licensed to practice DENTISTRY.
The room or rooms in which the dentist and dental staff provide care. Offices include all rooms in the dentist's office suite.
Personnel whose work is prescribed and supervised by the dentist.
The organization and operation of the business aspects of a dental practice.
The total of dental diagnostic, preventive, and restorative services provided to meet the needs of a patient (from Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982).
The quality or state of being independent and self-directing, especially in making decisions, enabling professionals to exercise judgment as they see fit during the performance of their jobs.
Insurance providing coverage for dental care.
Use for articles concerning dental education in general.
Nonspecialized dental practice which is concerned with providing primary and continuing dental care.
Services designed to promote, maintain, or restore dental health.
Hand-held tools or implements especially used by dental professionals for the performance of clinical tasks.
The nonexpendable items used by the dentist or dental staff in the performance of professional duties. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p106)
An offensive, foul breath odor resulting from a variety of causes such as poor oral hygiene, dental or oral infections, or the ingestion of certain foods.
The obtaining and management of funds for institutional needs and responsibility for fiscal affairs.
Educational programs designed to inform individuals of recent advances in their particular field of interest. They do not lead to any formal advanced standing.
The process of assigning duties to a subordinate with lesser qualifications.
Ending the TOBACCO habits of smoking, chewing, or snuff use.
Patterns of practice in dentistry related to diagnosis and treatment.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program in the health occupations.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of dentistry.
Individuals enrolled a school of dentistry or a formal educational program in leading to a degree in dentistry.
Practice of a health profession by an individual, offering services on a person-to-person basis, as opposed to group or partnership practice.
Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.
The use of one's knowledge in a particular profession. It includes, in the case of the field of biomedicine, professional activities related to health care and the actual performance of the duties related to the provision of health care.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more professional individuals.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.
Dental care for patients with chronic diseases. These diseases include chronic cardiovascular, endocrinologic, hematologic, immunologic, neoplastic, and renal diseases. The concept does not include dental care for the mentally or physically disabled which is DENTAL CARE FOR DISABLED.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
The giving of attention to the special dental needs of children, including the prevention of tooth diseases and instruction in dental hygiene and dental health. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.
Facilities where dental care is provided to patients.
A richly vascularized and innervated connective tissue of mesodermal origin, contained in the central cavity of a tooth and delimited by the dentin, and having formative, nutritive, sensory, and protective functions. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a dental school.
Dental care for the emotionally, mentally, or physically disabled patient. It does not include dental care for the chronically ill ( = DENTAL CARE FOR CHRONICALLY ILL).
Standards for limiting worker exposure to airborne contaminants. They are the maximum concentration in air at which it is believed that a particular substance will not produce adverse health effects with repeated daily exposure. It can be a time-weighted average (TLV-TWA), a short-term value (TLV-STEL), or an instantaneous value (TLV-Ceiling). They are expressed either as parts per million (ppm) or milligram per cubic meter (mg/m3).
Abnormal fear or dread of visiting the dentist for preventive care or therapy and unwarranted anxiety over dental procedures.
Air pollutants found in the work area. They are usually produced by the specific nature of the occupation.
The study of laws, theories, and hypotheses through a systematic examination of pertinent facts and their interpretation in the field of dentistry. (From Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982, p674)
Text editing and storage functions using computer software.
The giving of attention to the special dental needs of the elderly for proper maintenance or treatment. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.
The curve formed by the row of TEETH in their normal position in the JAW. The inferior dental arch is formed by the mandibular teeth, and the superior dental arch by the maxillary teeth.
A film that attaches to teeth, often causing DENTAL CARIES and GINGIVITIS. It is composed of MUCINS, secreted from salivary glands, and microorganisms.
Personal satisfaction relative to the work situation.
The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
Data collected during dental examination for the purpose of study, diagnosis, or treatment planning.
An alloy used in restorative dentistry that contains mercury, silver, tin, copper, and possibly zinc.
Educational programs designed to inform dentists of recent advances in their fields.
Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.
A dental specialty concerned with the prevention and correction of dental and oral anomalies (malocclusion).
The maximum exposure to a biologically active physical or chemical agent that is allowed during an 8-hour period (a workday) in a population of workers, or during a 24-hour period in the general population, which does not appear to cause appreciable harm, whether immediate or delayed for any period, in the target population. (From Lewis Dictionary of Toxicology, 1st ed)
A range of methods used to reduce pain and anxiety during dental procedures.
Biocompatible materials placed into (endosseous) or onto (subperiosteal) the jawbone to support a crown, bridge, or artificial tooth, or to stabilize a diseased tooth.
Radiographic techniques used in dentistry.

The effectiveness and efficiency of hygienists in carrying out orthodontic auxiliary procedures. (1/192)

The aim of this study was to compare the ability and efficiency of dental hygienists, after preliminary training as orthodontic auxiliaries, with post-graduate orthodontists. The study was cross-sectional and prospective. The sample consisted of five second-year hygienists and five qualified orthodontists from Manchester University Dental Hospital. All subjects carried out a range of orthodontic exercises on phantom head typodonts. The ability and efficiency for each task was measured, and comparison made between hygienists and orthodontic groups. There was no statistically significant differences between hygienists and orthodontists in terms of their ability to carry out potential orthodontic auxiliary procedures. However, orthodontists were more efficient (P < 0.05). The ability of hygienists to carry out potential orthodontic auxiliary tasks after appropriate training is supported. Trained orthodontists are more efficient than newly trained hygienists in carrying out potential orthodontic auxiliary tasks.  (+info)

Occupational exposure to mercury. What is a safe level? (2/192)

QUESTION: One of my pregnant patients, a dental hygienist, uses mercury in her workplace, but appears to have no symptoms of mercury toxicity. She has heard that mercury might affect her fetus. What should I recommend to her? What is a safe level of mercury in the air for pregnant women? ANSWER: Testing for levels of mercury in whole blood and, preferably, urine is useful for confirming exposure. Currently, mercury vapour concentrations greater than 0.01 mg/m3 are considered unsafe. Also, women of childbearing age should avoid contact with mercury salts in the workplace.  (+info)

A comparison between written, verbal, and videotape oral hygiene instruction for patients with fixed appliances. (3/192)

The objective of the study was to compare the effectiveness of written, videotape, and one-to-one instruction upon the knowledge, oral hygiene standard, and gingival health of subjects undergoing orthodontic treatment with a lower fixed appliance. Subjects for whom fixed appliances had been fitted recently were divided randomly into three groups of 21, 22, and 22, respectively. Group 1 received written oral hygiene instruction, group 2 a specially made videotape, and group 3 saw a hygienist for one-to-one instruction. Results were assessed in terms of improvement in knowledge concerning oral hygiene procedures, and of plaque and gingival index scores. Analysis of variance revealed no significant main effects or interactions at P = 0.05, although the difference in the plaque index scores before and after instruction was close to significance.  (+info)

A national survey of dental hygienists: working patterns and job satisfaction. (4/192)

OBJECTIVE: To describe the working practices and level of job satisfaction of dental hygienists in the United Kingdom. DESIGN: Postal questionnaire survey of 3,955 dental hygienists registered with the General Dental Council. Replies were received from 2,533 (64%). RESULTS: At the time of the survey only a small proportion of respondents (11%) were not working as dental hygienists, the most common reason for a current career break being child rearing. The majority of dental hygienists (78%) were employed in general dental practices, and most worked in more than one practice (64%). Approximately half worked part-time (fewer than 30 hours per week), and part-time working was more common amongst those respondents with childcare responsibilities. In the region of 60% of respondents had taken one or more career breaks during their working life, and the average total duration of career breaks was 11 months, the most common reason for all career breaks was child rearing. Additional qualifications had been gained by 35% of the sample, a high proportion (75%) had attended training courses in the previous year. The respondents expressed a high degree of job satisfaction, those who were older and who had childcare responsibilities expressed higher levels of job satisfaction. CONCLUSIONS: Dental hygienists express a high level of job satisfaction. A proportion take breaks in their career, most commonly for pregnancy and child rearing. The majority return to part-time employment after their career break. Planning of future requirements for the training of professionals complementary to dentistry should be informed by a consideration of the working patterns of dental hygienists.  (+info)

Trends in allied dental education: an analysis of the past and a look to the future. (5/192)

Allied dental healthcare providers have been an integral part of the dental team since the turn of the 19th century. Like dental education, allied dental education's history includes a transition from apprenticeships and proprietary school settings to dental schools and community and technical colleges. There are currently 258 dental assisting programs, 255 dental hygiene programs, and 28 dental laboratory technology programs according to the American Dental Association's Commission on Dental Accreditation. First-year enrollment increased 9.5 percent in dental hygiene education from 1994/95 to 1998/99, while enrollment in dental assisting programs declined 7 percent and declined 31 percent in dental laboratory technology programs during the same period. Program capacity exceeds enrollment in all three areas of allied dental education. Challenges facing allied dental education include addressing the dental practicing community's perception of a shortage of dental assistants and dental hygienists and increasing pressure for career tracks that do not require education in ADA Commission on Dental Accreditation accredited programs. The allied dental workforce may also be called upon for innovative approaches to improve access to oral health care and reduce oral health care disparities. In addition, allied dental education programs may face challenges in recruiting faculty with the desired academic credentials. ADEA is currently pursuing initiatives in these and other areas to address the current and emerging needs of allied dental education.  (+info)

ADEA annual survey of clinic fees and revenue: 1998-1999 academic year. (6/192)

The American Dental Education Association's 1998-1999 Survey of Clinic Fees and Revenue obtained data by which to report, by school, clinic revenue information per undergraduate student. Fifty of the fifty-five U.S. dental schools responded to the survey. The median revenue per third-year student was $6,313. It was $11,680 for fourth-year students. Clinic revenue data was also obtained by type of postdoctoral program. The postdoctoral general dentistry programs had the highest per student clinic revenues, at over $59,000 per AEGD student and almost $35,000 per student of GPR programs. Other areas of the survey provided information regarding clinic fees by type of program, levels of uncompensated care by type of program, clinic revenue by source of payment, and dental school fees as a percent of usual and customary private practice fees.  (+info)

Dentistry's role in tobacco control. (7/192)

BACKGROUND: Cigarette smoking remains the nation's leading preventable cause of premature mortality. Tobacco use also is responsible for 75 percent of deaths resulting from oral and pharyngeal cancer, more than one-half of the cases of periodontitis and numerous other oral health effects. METHODS: The author summarized the prevalence of tobacco use in the United States, evaluated recent literature on the status of tobacco control activities in dental schools and dental practice, and reviewed new guidelines on clinical and community-based interventions for tobacco use. RESULTS: Nearly 25 percent of adults and 35 percent of high-school students smoke cigarettes, and many use other forms of tobacco. More than one-half of adult smokers and nearly three-fourths of adolescents see a dentist each year. However, more than 40 percent of dentists do not routinely ask about tobacco use, and 60 percent do not routinely advise tobacco users to quit. Meanwhile, less than one-half of dental schools and dental hygiene programs provide clinical tobacco intervention services. CONCLUSIONS: At least 50 dental organizations have adopted policy statements about tobacco use, but much work needs to be done in translating those policy statements into action. Tobacco use remains prevalent in the United States, and dentistry has not yet maximized its efforts to reduce it. PRACTICE IMPLICATIONS: The recently issued U.S. Public Health Service guidelines on treating tobacco use and dependence provides evidence-based, practical methods for dentists and other primary care providers to incorporate into their practice. Because dentists and dental hygienists can be effective in treating tobacco use and dependence, the identification, documentation and treatment of every tobacco user they see need to become a routine practice in every dental office and clinic.  (+info)

The effectiveness of a Mock Board experience in coaching students for the Dental Hygiene National Board Examination. (8/192)

A Mock Board is available through the American Dental Association to any student or dental hygiene program as a study aid for the Dental Hygiene National Board Examination (DHNBE). The purpose of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of this Mock Board as a learning activity to help students gain familiarity with the question formats and the overall board exam experience. A sensitivity-specificity model was applied to validate the Mock Board's accuracy in identifying students who would pass or fail the DHNBE. A survey was conducted to assess students' opinions of the Mock Board experience. The Mock Board accurately identified success or failure on the DHNBE for 75 percent of the participants. However, the Mock Board's sensitivity was much better than its specificity. A majority of students reported the Mock Board motivated them to study and prepared them well for the national board experience. Comments showed, however, that students did not feel the Mock Board experience was as intense as taking the DHNBE. Findings indicate the Mock Board can be a valid and effective addition to board preparation activities. Dental hygiene faculty members are urged to consider incorporating the Mock Board experience with more traditional methods of coaching in preparing students for the DHNBE.  (+info)

1. Poor oral hygiene: When individuals fail to brush and floss regularly, bacteria can accumulate on the teeth, tongue, and gums, leading to bad breath.
2. Gum disease and other oral infections: Gingivitis, periodontitis, and other oral infections can cause bad breath due to the buildup of bacteria and tartar.
3. Dry mouth (xerostomia): A lack of saliva can lead to an increase in bacteria growth and bad breath.
4. Food particles: Eating certain foods, such as garlic or onions, can cause bad breath due to the lingering presence of particles in the mouth.
5. Smoking and tobacco use: Smoking and using other forms of tobacco can lead to bad breath due to the chemicals present in tobacco products.
6. Medical conditions: Certain medical conditions, such as sinus infections, bronchitis, and pneumonia, can cause bad breath.
7. Diet: Consuming certain foods or drinks, such as coffee, tea, or alcohol, can cause bad breath due to their acidic properties.
8. Hormonal changes: Hormonal fluctuations during pregnancy, menstruation, or menopause can lead to changes in the mouth's ecosystem and contribute to bad breath.
9. Dental appliances: Poorly fitting dentures, braces, or other dental appliances can contribute to bad breath.
10. Medications: Certain medications, such as antidepressants and antihistamines, can cause dry mouth and lead to bad breath.

Treatment for halitosis depends on the underlying cause and may include improved oral hygiene, antibiotics, mouthwashes, or other therapies. It is essential to consult a healthcare professional for an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment.

Symptoms may include sensitivity, discomfort, visible holes or stains on teeth, bad breath, and difficulty chewing or biting. If left untreated, dental caries can progress and lead to more serious complications such as abscesses, infections, and even tooth loss.

To prevent dental caries, it is essential to maintain good oral hygiene habits, including brushing your teeth at least twice a day with fluoride toothpaste, flossing daily, and using mouthwash regularly. Limiting sugary foods and drinks and visiting a dentist for regular check-ups can also help prevent the disease.

Dental caries is treatable through various methods such as fillings, crowns, root canals, extractions, and preventive measures like fissure sealants and fluoride applications. Early detection and prompt treatment are crucial to prevent further damage and restore oral health.

Plaque is a key risk factor for dental caries (tooth decay) and periodontal disease, which can lead to tooth loss if left untreated. In addition, research suggests that there may be a link between oral bacteria and certain systemic diseases, such as heart disease and diabetes. Therefore, maintaining good oral hygiene practices, such as regular brushing and flossing, is essential to prevent the accumulation of plaque and promote overall health.

1. Asbestosis: a lung disease caused by inhaling asbestos fibers.
2. Carpal tunnel syndrome: a nerve disorder caused by repetitive motion and pressure on the wrist.
3. Mesothelioma: a type of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos.
4. Pneumoconiosis: a lung disease caused by inhaling dust from mining or other heavy industries.
5. Repetitive strain injuries: injuries caused by repetitive motions, such as typing or using vibrating tools.
6. Skin conditions: such as skin irritation and dermatitis caused by exposure to chemicals or other substances in the workplace.
7. Hearing loss: caused by loud noises in the workplace.
8. Back injuries: caused by lifting, bending, or twisting.
9. Respiratory problems: such as asthma and other breathing difficulties caused by exposure to chemicals or dust in the workplace.
10. Cancer: caused by exposure to carcinogens such as radiation, certain chemicals, or heavy metals in the workplace.

Occupational diseases can be difficult to diagnose and treat, as they often develop gradually over time and may not be immediately attributed to the work environment. In some cases, these diseases may not appear until years after exposure has ended. It is important for workers to be aware of the potential health risks associated with their job and take steps to protect themselves, such as wearing protective gear, following safety protocols, and seeking regular medical check-ups. Employers also have a responsibility to provide a safe work environment and follow strict regulations to prevent the spread of occupational diseases.

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  • One of the most credible dental hygienist colleges in the United States is the University of Alabama which is located at Birmingham School of Dentistry. (
  • Additional procedures are based upon patient need and may include dental x-rays, mouth guards, bleaching trays, sealants, SDF treatment for dental cavities, tooth desensitization, and denture cleanings. (
  • We offer a variety of mouth guards, snore appliances, and nightguards to meet your dental needs. (
  • Ruth graduated from Marquette University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in 1985. (
  • Diane graduated from Marquette University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. (
  • In 2012, Trisha and two dental hygiene colleagues founded O'Hehir University, an international, online educational center where licensed dental hygienists can complete a Bachelor of Science Degree in Oral Health Promotion. (
  • Dental Assistants can help change a person's life in many ways. (
  • Dental assistants provide their patients a way to stay healthy within oral activities while also providing general happiness to a patient. (
  • Assistants work hand in hand with a dental hygienist observing, supporting, and caring for the patients need, whenever they need them. (
  • Dental Assistants practice safety measures, just like any other doctor would, to assure the safety of themselves, along with the safety of their patients and organs that are being worked on from infectious diseases. (
  • One shortcoming of previous patch test studies hygienists, or DHs, and dental assistants, or was that they did not account for selection bias. (
  • We used a mixed-methods approach and conducted a survey with dental hygienists and semistructured interviews with dental providers. (
  • The Fortis Scranton Dental Hygiene students hosted it's 8th annual Give Kids a Smile Day event on Saturday February 29, 2020. (
  • There were 19 dental hygiene students, 5 RDH's and 2 dentists that volunteered their time. (
  • A pilot study of hand and arm musculoskeletal disorders in dental hygiene students. (
  • PURPOSE: This study was designed to determine the relationship between musculoskeletal disorder symptoms and vibration in dental hygiene students as a pilot for a larger scale study. (
  • Dental hygiene students with symptoms of numbness in the upper extremities used ultrasonic scalers a mean of 8.2 hours per week compared to 2.8 hours of use by students with no upper extremity numbness. (
  • Musculoskeletal disorders of the neck and shoulder in dental hygienists and dental hygiene students. (
  • But the responsibilities of hygienists go far beyond dental cleanings . (
  • The Dental Hygiene Class of 2018 completed preventive dental hygiene treatment for 1,683 patients in the Benco Dental Health Clinic. (
  • Free NHS Dental Treatment for Young People in Scotland - Medscape - 31 August 2021. (
  • Even with the best home oral hygiene routine, plaque accumulates and stagnates in tight, overcrowded mouths, causing gum inflammation, poor dental hygiene, periodontal disease and unsightly stains. (
  • Of course, straighter teeth make the task of dental hygiene so much easier as it's simpler to clean teeth when they are in one straight row. (
  • Dental hygienists clean teeth, examine patients for signs of oral diseases such as gingivitis, and provide other preventative dental care. (
  • A study recently published in the Journal of Dental Hygiene found that 3.1% of dental hygienists have had COVID-19, which is similar to the infection rate of dentists, but significantly lower than other healthcare professionals. (
  • Our research explores dental providers' (dentists, dental hygienists) willingness to participate in continuing education about HPV, educate parents of adolescents, recommend the vaccine for adolescents, and refer parents to medical providers. (
  • Dental hygienists and dentists (collectively called dental providers) have been identified as a group to enlist in HPV vaccine promotion (6,7). (
  • The American Dental Association (ADA) released a statement that " urges dentists, as well as local and state dental societies, to support the use and administration of the HPV vaccine" (8). (
  • Dr. Paveletz has been published in various dental trade publications regarding temporization techniques with dental implants, treating geriatric patients, and fluoridation usage in adolescents. (
  • A dental hygienist's primary duties are to care for patients using an individualized oral health routine. (
  • Considering, that I just would like to have the simpler job by just cleaning teeth, I chose Dental Hygiene. (
  • Today, the position of a dental hygienist requires a person to polish and give advice about teeth and face certain type of issues regarding technology changes in various tools as well due to the problems of acquiring, upgrading, and sharing of these tools. (
  • However, despite knowing we should follow a strict dental hygiene regime at home - passionately adhering to the 'two minutes, twice a day rule' for teeth brushing and using interdental brushes to get in between teeth - how many of us actually do so? (
  • A dental hygienist is specifically qualified to help you maintain healthy gums and teeth. (
  • Our hygienists can also provide practical advice on how foods, drinks and lifestyle can affect your teeth. (
  • Review Radiographs (X-Rays) - Radiographs can be reviewed by our hygienists to assess the levels of bone supporting your teeth. (
  • Besides preventing any dental problems from popping up, this hygienist is also responsible for passing along information on how you can keep your teeth healthy in between visits. (
  • If dental treatment necessitates the replacement of one or more missing teeth, restoration of the missing teeth using fixed appliances is preferable over removal-type prosthetics. (
  • The dentist and hygienist at that appointment clammed up and stopped talking without as much as an, "I'm sorry. (
  • If it's been longer than six months since your last dental cleaning, we welcome you to call our Overland Park dental office to schedule an appointment today. (
  • So, why not ask you dental hygienist about your cosmetic tooth-alignment treatment options so your smile won't just be healthy, it will look fab, too! (
  • Hygienists use x-ray machines to take pictures to check for tooth or jaw problems. (
  • This can help you prevent dental decay, erosion (tooth wear) from acidic foods and drinks and also reduce some types of sensitivity. (
  • A dental procedure is defined as the manipulation, cutting, or removal of any oral or perioral tissues, including tooth structure, where bleeding occurs or the potential for bleeding exists. (
  • The survey includes an oral health examination, where dental examiners who are trained and licensed to practice in the United States conduct a tooth count. (
  • An oral examination reveals a lot more than just the health of the oral cavity and a dental hygienist will screen you for any nasty dental diseases and oral cancers - particularly important now that we know of the links between the health of the mouth to the rest of the our body, with poor dental health having implications for heart disease, diabetes, cancer and even childbirth. (
  • Manitoba dental hygienists are regulated health professionals who specialize in oral health promotion and disease prevention. (
  • 10. DeBowes SL, Tolle SL, Bruhn AM. Parkinson's disease: considerations for dental hygienists. (
  • Some states allow hygienists to place and carve filling materials, temporary fillings, and periodontal dressings. (
  • The longitudinal study was created via a partnership between the American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) and American Dental Association, and will continue to evaluate the impact of the global pandemic on oral health professionals. (
  • The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association and College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba will be available to answer questions as well as industry partners, Crest & Oral B, Oral Science and Hu-Friedy. (
  • Trisha currently lives and works in Phoenix, Arizona, where she is a Past-President of the Arizona State Dental Hygienists' Association. (
  • Dr. Joy is an active member of the American Academy of Dental Hygiene, American Dental Hygienists' Association, and the Maryland Dental Action Coalition. (
  • The specific association with DHs study sought to find the true incidence of and DAs (as well as medical nurses) was conjec- glutaraldehyde-induced ACD among dental per- tured to be the result of more intimate exposure sonnel by randomly testing 100 DHs and DAs to glutaraldehyde during the actual sterilization who had and did not have any history of der- process.2 matitis. (
  • Persons trained in an accredited school or dental college and licensed by the state in which they reside to provide dental prophylaxis under the direction of a licensed dentist. (
  • A recent study reveals that teenagers who go to bed late on a regular basis have a higher risk of developing dental decay. (
  • She serves as a Consultant Examiner for the CDCA-WREB-CITA examining board, board member for the Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners. (
  • ADHA CEO Ann Battrell, MSDH, commented, "The low infection rate shows us we can provide oral healthcare in a safe manner, which is critically important since the safety of dental hygienists and the patients they serve is of the utmost importance to ADHA and the dental hygiene profession. (
  • Moreover, dental providers have long been essential in providing preventive health care, with documented success helping patients understand diabetes management (9) and tobacco cessation (10). (
  • Dental hygienists help patients develop and keep good oral health. (
  • With her attention to detail, Jackie brings a warm, calming atmosphere to the dental office as she cares for her patients' comforts and concerns. (
  • A definite "people-person," Karen has a fun and energetic personality and enjoys getting to know her patients while helping them achieve optimal dental health. (
  • She has been caring for patients at Falls Dental since 2003 and practiced with her father Dr. Robert Weber and her brother Dr. Paul Weber before their retirement. (
  • Boulevard Dental provides a wide range of dental services in Saskatoon to keep your mouth happy and healthy Always accepting new patients! (
  • Our team is excited to assist our patients with all your dental needs with our wide range of services that keep your smile healthy and bright! (
  • Boulevard Dental uses modern technologies and techniques to provide our patients with dental treatments that address their health needs. (
  • We also assist our patients with many services that help prevent any future dental issues. (
  • It's 31 days dedicated to not only recognizing the important role dental hygienists have at our dental office in Overland Park , but also to educate patients on just what our hygiene team does during their appointments. (
  • I want to thank the dental sector for its outstanding efforts over the last challenging period and I look forward to engaging with you further as the Scottish Government continues to support practice recovery and improved NHS dental services for patients. (
  • General practitioners and dermatologists, for their à eux, sont très souvent sollicités en première consulta- part, are very often solicited at first consultation by tion par des patients présentant de petits orifices cutanés patients with small skin orifices at which the pressure au niveau desquels la pression fait soudre du pus. (
  • Northwest Hills Dental and Orthodontics is a well-established general and orthodontic practice in Austin, TX seeking a full-time hygienist Monday-Thursday. (
  • Upon receiving his DMD degree he completed a one-year general practice residency at the University of Pittsburgh and continued studying prosthetics at the Graduate Department of Pittsburgh Dental School. (
  • Under Dental Council regulations, dental work carried out by a dental hygienist may only be carried out following a referral from dentist who has first examined the patient and who has indicated to the dental hygienist the course of treatment to be provided. (
  • Do I need to see the hygienist at every visit? (
  • Equally, when the dental hygienist records your medical history at every visit, she can often highlight any risks that your lifestyle habits may bring and help you to address them. (
  • It's therefore a great idea to visit your dental hygienist regularly for these plaque and gum checks and she will ensure your mouth stays in tip-top condition. (
  • Why should I visit the Dental Hygienist? (
  • The lounge will be a place for Dental Hygienists taking part in the convention to come relax, network, catch up and visit with friends and colleagues. (
  • When you visit your dentist in Overland Park , you will most likely have some time with a dental hygienist. (
  • This October, and at every visit, we hope that you will thank your dental hygienist for doing their part in keeping your smile healthy. (
  • Many people know that dental hygienists are responsible for giving each and every patient a thorough, in-depth cleaning at their appointments. (
  • Early childhood caries is a common concern among dental professionals as well as parents. (
  • 3. Dental caries and diseases of the tissues supporting the dentition are predominant oral diseases because of changes in the diets of people and inadequate management of these conditions. (
  • Sensitivity - Our dental hygienists can advise you on a range of desensitising products available to help relieve sensitivity and can apply appropriate medicaments as required. (
  • The degree that you can receive for Dental Hygiene is an Associate's Degree. (
  • Aspirants of dental assisting career need to attend a dental assisting program at either college or tech school so as to acquire a diploma, certificate or degree. (
  • I decided that I wanted to go to Parkland College and get my degree in Dental Hygiene. (
  • In 2006, she graduated from Waukesha County Technical College with a degree of Applied Science as a Registered Dental Hygienist, and is certified to administer local anesthetic. (
  • Amy earned her Dental Hygiene degree from Lakeshore Technical College and has been with Falls Dental since 2002. (
  • The first step to becoming a dental hygienist is to get an associates degree. (
  • To earn a degree in dental hygiene it takes about three years of schooling, including labs, clinical work, and classroom lectures. (
  • Once a degree is earned, dental hygienists are usually required to pass a licensing test. (
  • The data for the study were collected in October 2020 and included results from a survey of more than 4,700 dental hygienists in the United States and Puerto Rico. (
  • Engaging dental providers, who have experience with patient education and oropharyngeal cancer, may prove useful in efforts to increase vaccination rates. (
  • Diane believes in providing individualized care with an emphasis on dental education and patient comfort. (
  • There have been no reports of HTLV-III/LAV transmission from an HCW to a patient or from a patient to an HCW during operative, obstetric, or dental invasive procedures. (
  • In the dental setting, as in the operative and obstetric setting, gloves must be worn for touching all mucous membranes and changed between all patient contacts. (
  • The clinical signs associated with tonic-clonic convulsions are quite distinctive and can be disconcerting to dental personnel when confronted with the situation while the patient is in the dental chair. (
  • A neurovascular accident (stroke) is often fatal but may be precipitated by multiple non-life-threatening events that if identified, can reduce the risk of an acute and serious outcome when the patient is in dental treatment. (
  • ment sont monnaie courante du fait que le patient ne se treatment are commonplace because the patient does plaint d'aucune douleur dentaire et que les médecins sont not complain of any dental pain and the doctors are peu sensibles à cette prévalence. (
  • Chesapeake Health Care is looking for a dental hygienist to join our team. (
  • Description Fenway Health is seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist to join our fantastic team of oral health care providers. (
  • Seventeen Pennsylvania College of Technology students recently returned from the Dominican Republic, where they provided dental care to children at six schools in the Las Terrenas area. (
  • She authored 26 years of Perio Reports research summaries, the textbook Compendium of Current Research, contributed to the texts Comprehensive Dental Hygiene Care, by Irene Woodall, and Comprehensive Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist. (
  • During this COCA call, presenters will provide an overview of the updated guidance for dental settings, including recommendations for resuming non-emergency dental care during the COVID-19 pandemic. (
  • A dental hygienist is a protective oral health professional licensed to provide educational, clinical and healing services to the public. (
  • We perform a full range of dental services, both functional and costmetic, that keep you and your mouth happy and healthy. (
  • Jackie graduated from Concord Career Institute in Tampa Florida in 1992 as a Certified Dental Assistant. (
  • Her awards include 1991, Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Minnesota, School of Dental Hygiene, and the Warner-Lambert/ADHA Excellence in Dental Hygiene Award in 1992. (
  • Our Dental Hygienists are the prevention specialists who are professionally trained to work within the Dental team. (
  • After high school, I plan to attend a two year college studying Dental Hygiene. (
  • Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is a monthly, peer-reviewed journal that reconnects practicing dental hygienists with the nation's leading educators and researchers. (
  • Journal of Dental Hygiene, 75 (2), 121-129. (
  • Diet Advice - Our dental hygienists can provide practical advice on how diet and nutrition affects your mouth. (
  • Among the carbon dialdehyde with well-described steril- dental professionals, 80 (79.2 percent) had izing properties.1 Its widespread use con- had a known exposure to cold sterilizing tinues despite an extensive adverse effect solutions, while the remainder were unable profile, primarily because of its effectiveness to provide a known history of exposure. (
  • Our dental hygienists can discuss the possible causes and treatment options available to you. (
  • NHS Scotland has announced that young individuals aged under 26 years will now be eligible to receive free dental treatment. (
  • Individuals who had begun dental treatment with the NHS prior to their 26th birthday have also become eligible. (
  • During dental treatment, be aware that a grand mal seizure could occur. (
  • If injury to the lip or tongue occurs during a seizure, appropriate treatment such as suturing of lacerations, localization of potential fractures, removal of fragments, and follow-up dental treatment is required. (
  • What are the most credible dental hygienist colleges in the state? (
  • Other tasks hygienists may perform vary by state. (
  • Interview data reflected willingness of dental providers to work on HPV vaccination, but revealed barriers (eg, time, knowledge) that need to be addressed. (
  • Sandra is the best is all i can say along with all the Hygienists that work there. (
  • If you're looking for a dentist that does great work and gives you an experience that leaves you walking away satisfied then Falls Dental should be your choice. (
  • Dr. Joy D. Void-Holmes is a registered dental hygienist with over 25 years of clinical experience. (
  • Smartphone -based educational slides were beneficial for conveying fundamental and recent oral health knowledge to dental hygienists . (
  • Following the meeting, revised draft recommendations for HCWs who have contact with tissues or mucous membranes while performing or assisting in operative, obstetric, or dental invasive procedures were sent to participants for comment. (
  • licensed dental hygienists collected data for certain survey cycles. (
  • This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 167 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as dental hygienist. (
  • How much do Dental Hygienists make? (
  • An interest in the sciences including biology, chemistry, and anatomy would make the coursework and a dental hygiene career more enjoyable. (
  • He lectures nationally / internationally to dental retailers, dental societies, and teaching institutions. (
  • The study also found that nearly all dental practices were implementing the use of additional personal protective equipment, including eye protection, masks, protective coverings, and gloves. (
  • In addition to £5 million previously announced for improving ventilation in dental practices, funding of £7.5 million has been pledged to the dental sector for its recovery and restoration to pre-pandemic capacity. (
  • When wanting to become a dental hygienist you are going to start off by going to college in this field of study. (
  • Evaluation of dental hygiene learning outcomes through smartphone-based educational slides targeting dental hygienists: A pilot study. (
  • This study aimed to evaluate the dental hygiene learning outcomes following the presentation of web-based slides on a smartphone to dental hygienists . (
  • Forty-six dental hygienists were assigned to a study (n = 31) or control group (n = 15). (
  • A study of maryland dental hygienists' perceptions regarding self-assessment. (
  • The career the most interests me is Dental Hygiene. (
  • The average salary for a dental hygienist in Washington Metro Area, DC is $65,500 per year. (