Dental Hygiene Healthcare Superhero Competition

Join forces with CDHA in our 5th annual competition to honour dental hygiene health care superheroes in communities across Canada. We’re celebrating those dental hygienists who educate and empower their clients to embrace the “oral health for total health” motto.

Celebrate National Dental Hygienists Week TM

The month of April is Oral Health Month and an important part of this celebration is National Dental Hygienists Week™, celebrated annually in the second week of April.

Learn about Oral Care for Kids

Your child's oral health is important. Learn what to expect at your child's first visit with a dental hygienist, facts on baby teeth and teething, interesting tips and fun facts

Find An Independent Dental Hygienist
in Your Area

Try the easy-to-use "Find A Dental Hygienist" tool to locate a dental hygienist in your area.

Facts About Dental Hygienists

Did you know? Dental hygienists form the sixth largest regulated health profession in Canada with more than 30,000 practitioners?

Be a Legend Because of Your Game,
Not Your Missing Teeth

Sports mouthguards put more bite into injury prevention!

Fluoride: Community Water Fluoridation

In 1945, fluoride was added to water supplying four communities in the US and Canada after a long period of study of the effects of naturally occurring fluoride. These studies noted a dramatic decline...