Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene Integrated Program

Dental Hygiene PracticeAre you interested in working in the Dental Assisting/Dental Hygiene field? A dental assistant is a member of a dental health team that provides chair side assistance to the dentist as well as laboratory and x-ray procedures. A dental hygienist provides cleanings, exams and x-rays under the supervision of a dentist. A separate admission process must be completed in order to be considered for the Dental Assisting/Dental Hygiene Program.

Where can I work?

Dental hygienists work in offices of dentists. A very small number work for employment services, offices of physicians, or other industries.

How much will I earn?

How long will it take to complete the program?

The program usually takes 4 semesters to complete.

What are the program options?

Diploma

Would you like more information?

Contact

Dr. Eric Dixon
edixon0001@kctcs.edu