Perimeter College Dental Hygiene - General Info

The career program of Dental Hygiene at Georgia State University Perimeter College provides an intensive program of specialized study and general education. It has delivered a highly successful record in training students to become licensed dental hygienists.

At Perimeter College. the Dental Hygiene community of students come from a wide range of cultures and languages. This diversity is among our greatest attributes.

Prevention and treatment of oral disease are recognized as important factors in a patient’s overall health and well being. A dental hygienist is a licensed member of a dental health team, providing educational, clinical and therapeutic services to patients. Care provided by the dental hygienist includes collection and assessment of data, planning and implementation of care and evaluation of the results of treatment.

Whether you’re starting a career or looking for a change, the dental hygiene profession can provide opportunities, including a flexible work schedule, the rewards of keeping people healthy, an attractive income potential, the ability to work in a variety of professional settings, the option of working nationwide and career stability.

For More Information

        Please review the DH website https://perimeter.gsu.edu/dh for all the requirements of dental hygiene.

        After you have read the Dental Hygiene website, if you have any additional questions regarding the admission process to dental hygiene , please contact the Dental Hygiene department at the numbers before.   They will be happy to answer by phone or email any questions you may have regarding admissions to Dental Hygiene.

 Iris Leo, Administrative Assistant Department of Dental Hygiene

Georgia State University’s Perimeter College

Phone:  770-274-5132 and eMAIL: ileo@gsu.edu

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