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.

Dental Hygiene Visits

Dental Hygiene Clinic Hours for Fall 2020

Clinic Schedule

Monday - Wednesday       
8:00 am - 12 noon
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Thursday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Office will be closed September 2, November 10, 25-29, 2019

Please note, patients must be screened to qualify for the clinic prior to scheduling a cleaning appointment. Screening schedule and free special event is below.

Screening Days and Times

For August 21, 2019 through December 18, 2019

Wednesdays at 8:00 am and at 1:00 pm only

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.

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

Special Screening Event

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 8:30 am

Please call (530) 339-3608 to schedule for this free event to reduce your wait time. 

Additional 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 at the intersection of Market Street and Tehama Street:

Health Science & University Center
1400 Market Street, Suite 8106 (1st floor)
Redding, CA 96001

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.