A dental hygienist is more than someone who cleans your teeth – they are a prevention specialist.
Among the many health issues a dental hygienist addresses with their patients:
• Periodontal disease
• Teeth whitening
• General oral care
The top services provided:
• Oral hygiene education
• Fluoride treatments
• Dental hygiene assessment
• Periodontal scaling and root planing
According to the American Dental Hygienists Association, 94 percent of dental hygienists are satisfied in their careers.