Dental Hygiene Clinic

The Dental Hygiene Clinic is open late August through late April to community adults and children of at least 4 years old, students, faculty and staff of the Lima Campus.  Patients are invited to make an appointment by calling the dental hygiene secretary at 419-995-8346.  Appointments must be made in advance.  The office is open Monday through Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.  Clinic hours vary each term.  Services are provided by students under the supervision of licensed, experienced dental professionals.

Preventive services provided:

  • Oral prophylaxis (scaling & polishing)
  • Oral radiographs (x-rays)
  • Dental sealants and fluorides
  • Health screenings
  • Oral examinations
  • Dental health instructions
  • Ultrasonic scaling
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Diabetic screening
  • Subgingival irrigation
  • Tooth desensitization
  • Topical Anesthetic
  • Study Models
  • Cleaning of dentures

Fee Summary:

$25 – (Adults) includes oral prophylaxis, bitewing radiographs, fluoride treatment and dental health instructions

$20 – (Children 12 and under) includes oral prophylaxis, bitewing radiographs, fluoride treatment and dental health instructions

$20 – complete series of radiographs

$20 – panoramic radiographs

$5 – per dental sealant

No fee for patients on Medicaid or ADC when valid cards are presented at initial appointment.

No fee for Lima Campus students and employees for prophylaxis and bitewing radiographs.

The Dental Hygiene Clinic is located on the first floor of Cook Hall, Room 126 (next to the library).