How to Become a Dental Hygienist Using These Resources

A Collection of Articles About Becoming a Dental Hygienist

I have selected hand-picked resources for this post related to a career as a dental hygienist, but first, a few brief points to consider.

If a career in Dental Hygiene is something that interests you, just make sure you are getting into it for the right reasons.

I always advise you should pursue a career you enjoy. When you have a passion for your work, you are productive, happy, and you’re on track to what you should be doing.

If you’re not sure, then see if there is a way you can experience the career, hands-on, before investing time and money. For example, can you shadow a hygienist for a few days to get an idea of what it is like?

Have a look at the resources included in this post to give you an overview of this career choice. Be sure to spend some time on the sections; Career Profile, What To Know Before Becoming a Dental Hygienist, A Day in the Life, Skills, and check out the videos, for an inside peek into this career.

How to Become a Dental Hygienist

How to Become a Dental Hygienist | Dentist Hygienist | How Do I Become a Dental Hygienist

How to Become a Dental Hygienist | All Allied Health Schools

Dental Hygienists: Career, Salary and Education Information

Dental Hygienist Schools & Careers | How to Become a Dental Hygienist

Career Profile

Dental Hygienist Career Profile | Job Description, Salary, and Growth | Truity

What To Know Before Becoming a Dental Hygienist

What You Need to Know About Being a Dental Hygienist

5 surprising things you may not know about dental hygienists | Monster.com

Interview with Julie Spaans, Dental Hygienist

A Day in the Life

A Day in the Life of a Dental Hygienist – Dental – Fortis Blog

A Day in the Life of a Dental Hygienist – Carrington.edu

Pros and Cons

Pros and Cons of Being a Dental Hygienist | Complete Mobile Dentistry

Pros and Cons of Being a Dental Hygienist

The Pros & Cons of Being a Dental Hygienist | CareerGuts

Qualities of A Great Dental Hygienist

Common traits of a dental hygienist

The 6 Character Traits of a Great Dental Hygienist | LinkedIn

6 Qualities of a Great Dental Hygienist | DentalSave Dental Plans

Skills

Dental Hygiene Essential Skills and Abilities | Health Professions | Lane Community College

Schools and Certification

Dental Hygienists: Career, Salary and Education Information – CollegeGrad.com

Learn How to Become a Dental Hygienist | All Allied Health Schools

Dental Hygienist Schools – Find Programs Near Me

Trends/Statistics For Dentistry Jobs

Employment trends in dentistry lead to a bright future for dental assistants – DentistryIQ

Dental workforce trends and the future of dental practices – Dental Economics

Salary

Dental Hygienist Salary

Dental Hygienist Salary Information | US News Best Jobs

Resume Tips

Dental Hygienist Resume Sample & Writing Tips | Resume Companion

Dental Hygienist Resume Sample & Tips | Resume Genius

Interview Questions

6 Common Dental Hygienist Interview Questions – DentalOne Partners

Brushing Up for Your Interview – Registered Dental Hygienist

Interview Tips

Dental Job Interviews: It Goes Both Ways – Today’s RDH

How to interview for your first position as a dental hygienist – DentistryIQ

Publications

This American Dental Association

About DentistryIQ & PennWell’s Dental Magazines

Blogs

Our top 10 dental blogs to follow

Top 100 Must Read Dental Blogs for Every Dentists – Dental Blog

Associations

List of dental organizations in the United States – Wikipedia

State Dental Associations

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions About a Career in Dental Hygiene

Dental Hygiene: Frequently Asked Questions | PCC

Job Opportunities

Monster.com

Indeed.com

LinkedIn.com

The Latest About Dentistry

Google

Latest Searches For Dentistry

News

Latest News About Dentistry

Amazon

Books Related To Dentistry

Social

Twitter

Tweets Related To Dentistry

YouTube

Videos Related To Dentistry