Put your money where your mouth is! The health of your mouth, teeth and gums can have a big impact on your overall health.

Whether you’re pursuing a nursing career or are on the path to becoming a dental hygienist, bedside manner is an aspect of health care that cannot be ignored. A study published in The Journal of Family Practice reported that when doctors were able to come to an agreement with patients and…

It’s not always all smiles, make-up and photo shoots in the world of dental hygiene, but it certainly was recently for students and faculty of the Dental Hygiene program at the Mesa campus.
The Mesa Dental Hygiene program was recently honored by Arizona’s Smokers’ Helpline (ASHLine), a free…

A well-respected and well-liked certified dental assistant will have certain traits. Students going into the dental field will interact with a high volume of patients and will need to adjust to each case individually. A successful hygienist will use these characteristics in their daily routine…

Certified dental assistants will come into contact with patients of differing ages and oral health. Older adults pose the largest problem to dental health in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over one-third of adults aged 65 and older have untreated…

As the dental industry continues to flourish, new trends are continuing to emerge that will shape the future for students currently enrolled in dental hygienist schools.
The job outlook for aspiring dentists appears to be better than ever, as the U.S. Department of Labor projects that the number…

Dentistry is a branch of medicine that is concerned with the study, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases, disorders and conditions of the oral cavity, the maxillofacial area and the adjacent and associated structures. Essentially, dentistry is directed at oral care and dental health…