Dental Hygiene
Areas of Study

We provide Dental Hygiene students a thorough education in the following areas:

  • Tooth morphology; head, neck, and oral anatomy
  • Dental radiology procedures and techniques
  • Oral health education and preventive counseling
  • Dental hygiene assessment and treatment planning
  • Management of dental hygiene care for child, adolescent, adult, geriatric, and special needs patients
  • Provision of comprehensive dental hygiene services to include the removal of deposits from the teeth, pain management, and the application of therapeutic agents
  • Assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of community-based oral health programs
  • Application of ethical, legal, regulatory, and practice management concepts