Diploma in Dental Hygiene is a Dentistry Course. Usually these professionals work behind the scene along with the dentist to give patients a perfect and best set of teeth. In this course, the dentist works basically towards diagnosing the dental problems of a patient. They can help dental workers and they will be capable of performing tasks like treating and preventing oral diseases, whitening and polishing of teeth, scaling etc.
The student should have completed 10+2 or equivalent exam from a recognized institution with 50% aggregate in Physics, Biology and Chemistry subjects.
- After completing this course they can work in Government hospitals in Dental Wards, private hospitals or clinics, Armed Forces, Community Health Centers (CHC), and in NGOs giving oral healthcare treatment to the people.
- After completion of this course they can assist dentists and they can also work along with periodontists and orthodontics.
- They can also start their own sales and marketing of dental products and drugs. Or can work under some specific company and can even start their independent sales and marketing company.