The Virginia Dental Hygienists' Association is composed of licensed dental health professionals who have joined together to advance the art and science of dental hygiene. The Association seeks to:
- Ensure the public's access to oral health care
- Promote the highest standards of oral hygiene education, licensure, and practice
- Foster research in oral health
- Provide a forum for professional communication within the dental community and related disciplines.
If you are a Dental Hygiene professional practicing in Virginia, please consider joining our association.
Dental hygienists are integrated into the healthcare delivery system as essential primary care providers to expand access to oral health care.