Dental hygienist

A dental hygienist is a professional with education in the maintenance of oral and dental health. Dental hygienists carry out diverse preventive treatments that help to maintain oral health:

  • Cleaning of teeth and removal of tartar
  • Instruction in home care and selection of care instruments
  • Nutritional counselling 
  • Fluoridation and treatment of teeth with stabbing pain
  • Radiography
  • Cleaning and treatment of artificial root teeth
  • Tooth bleaching and dental replicas
  • Attachment of dental jewellery