Pre-Dental Hygiene - Pre-Dental Hygiene The Associate of...

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Pre-Dental Hygiene The Associate of Science degree in Pre-Dental Hygiene at Walters State community College is designed for the student who plans to apply for admission to the Dental Hygiene program at ETSU. Two years of course work at Walters State plus two years of study in the dental hygiene program are required. The link for the Natural Science Division at Walters State is: http://www.ws.edu/science/default.asp Career and Major Information A degree from an accredited dental hygiene school and a state license are required for this job. Dental hygienists rank among the fastest growing occupations. Dental hygienists remove soft and hard deposits from teeth, teach patients how to practice good oral hygiene, and provide other preventive dental care. They examine patients’ teeth and gums, recording the presence of diseases or abnormalities. Dental hygienists use an assortment of different tools to complete their tasks. Hand and rotary instruments and ultrasonic devices are used to clean and polish teeth, including
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This note was uploaded on 09/27/2011 for the course SB MANAGEM MGT252 taught by Professor Wilkin during the Spring '08 term at Sullivan.

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