Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol
Read Now: TheBodyPRO.com Covers AIDS 2014

Dental Hygienist With Hiv

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

dental job

Are there any jobs for dental hygienists cleaning AIDS patients teeth...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
In many major cities certain dental practices see a lot of HIV patients and gum/tooth hygiene is an important part of their care. Dental hygienists are a part of the dental care team so I suggest contacting a local AIDS service organization to find... Read more »

hiv from dental procedure

I have a concern about a dental office visit about two months ago. I went in for a general checkup... Read more »

dental trouble due to hiv complications?

hi dr. moyleever since i can remember, my dental profile has been impeccable. UNTIL NOW! it seems... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dental Clinic in Wyoming Offers HIV Testing

The Dental Services program at the Community Health Center of Central Wyoming began offering HIV testing in April 2005. It has since become a model for other dental practices across the country that would like to do the same. "You give a whole... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Colorado: Dentist's Office Gives, Brings Smiles to Patients Living With HIV/AIDS

The Howard Dental Center (HDC) on Capitol Hill in Denver has been serving the dental needs of people with HIV/AIDS since 1994. Its name honors Dr. John Howard, a dentist who treated seropositive patients before his 1988 death from AIDS at age 55.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Dental Clinic for People Living With HIV/AIDS Opens in Uganda

Uganda's first dental clinic for people living with HIV/AIDS opened last week at an HIV/AIDS medical center near the capital, Kampala, Uganda's New Vision reports. The $18,000 clinic was funded by the British High Commission, and the charity... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIV Dental Clinic to Close

A San Francisco dental clinic serving low-income HIV/AIDS and other special needs patients will close June 30. The University of the Pacific's Advanced General Dentistry (AGD) site is closing after 16 years because reimbursement rates for Denti-Cal,... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV or Dental Issue ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
FOund some interesting things on the net when looking up symptoms of body aches, headaches, joint muscle pain, ear aches, etc. drug resistance. I have not had any type of sexual intercourse other than masterbation for almost three years now and in... Read more »

Dental Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What are Dental Symptoms ? and what kind of chills do ppl get when they are infected with HIV ? Read more »

Free dental?

Posted by Benders, 1 Reply
I heard you get free dental in the uk if you have the hiv, does anyone know how true this is? Read more »

Dental Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What are Dental Symptoms ? jaw pain or tooth aches ? Read more »