Dental Hygiene

 DENTAL HYGIENE CLINIC HOURS

FALL 2017 SEMESTER 

 

Clinic Schedule

August 15, 2017 through December 13, 2017
Tuesdays            8:00 AM -12:00 Noon 
Wednesdays       8:00 AM -12:00 Noon and 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Services Provided -
Students provide services under the supervision of instructors:

  • Basic Cleanings - includes appropriate x-rays (only in Spring & Summer sessions)
  • Deep Cleanings - includes appropriate x-rays (all sessions)

Cleaning appointments are available (with appropriate x-rays) at no cost to registered Shasta College students and at low cost to the general public.

Screening: "Walk In"  

Special Screening Event: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 8:30 AM - call (530) 339-3608 to schedule for this free event to reduce your wait time.
August 23, 2017 through December 6, 2017 - Wednesdays at 8:00 AM and 1:00 PM

Patients must be screened to qualify for the clinic prior to scheduling a cleaning appointment.

The Dental Hygiene Clinic holds screenings on Wednesdays at 8:00 AM and 1:00 PM.  There is no cost for the screening visit, however not all patients will qualify for treatment at the dental hygiene clinic. Screenings are limited to 5 patients each session, on a first come first served basis.

Information: 

  • Each semester our dental hygiene students have different clinical requirements and schedule appointments with screened and approved patients. During the fall semester, students are looking for advanced (Code 3-4) cleaning cases. During spring semester and summer session students are looking for basic through advanced (Code 1-2 and Code 3-4) cleaning cases.
     
  • Clinic sessions are 3.5 hours to 4 hours in length and patients must be available to stay for the entire clinic session. 
     
  • Multiple appointments may be necessary. 
     
  • Cash or check payments are required at time of service.

The Shasta College Dental Hygiene Clinic is located downtown Redding in the Health Science & University Center building.  The address is 1400 Market Street, Suite 8106 on the 1st floor - located at the intersection of Market Street and Tehama Street.  Free parking is available at the west side of the building, in the 2-level parking structure.

Office staff is available to answer questions at 530-339-3608 or by email alennick@shastacollege.edu