Our Dental Hygiene Team is certified by the College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta. It is important to note that in order to become a dental hygienist formal training and a degree or diploma from a certified dental hygiene program is required to become licensed to practice dental hygiene in the Province of Alberta.
Dental hygienists have a strong background in oral anatomy, pharmacology, nutrition, and periodontology. The dental hygiene team at High River Dental performs certain tasks that involve direct patient care. Our dental hygiene team follows a client-centred philosophy when providing hygiene therapy, by treating periodontal conditions and by promoting dental health and wellness with a strong commitment to excellence.