Dental Hygiene Clinic
FREE Cleanings, X-Rays and more!

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Dental Hygiene Clinic
We are a community resource to improve the oral health of those we serve.

Schedule Appointment

Dental Hygiene Clinic
Excellent dental hygiene care—free to the community.

Schedule Appointment

Welcome to the
West Coast University Dental Hygiene Clinic

The Dental Hygiene Clinic is a community resource to improve the oral health of those it serves. All patient care is provided by dental hygiene students under the direct supervision of our expert faculty dental hygienist and dentists. We provide a range of oral care services from routine checkups and cleanings to treating oral disease. All services are to those who qualify to be a patient. For those who do not qualify, we provide a referral list of options for flow-up dental care.

HOURS:

Mon -Thurs: 7:00am to 8:00pm
Friday: 7:00am to 4:00pm

LOCATION:

1477 South Manchester Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92802

APPOINTMENTS:

To schedule an appointment,
CLICK HERE

Our Free Dental Hygiene Clinical Services

  • Medical & Dental History Review
    • Blood Pressure Screening
    • Glucose Screening
  • Oral Inspection
    • Referral for additional dental care
  • Risk Assessment
    • Cavities/Decay
    • Periodontal Disease
    • Pathology/Oral Cancer
  • Oral Hygiene Education & Instruction
  • Nutritional Counseling for oral health
  • Tobacco Cessation Counseling
  • Digital and Traditional Imaging (x-rays)
    • Full Mouth Series
    • Recall/Recare Series
    • Panoramic Exposure
    • Occlusal Films
  • Application of Pit & Fissure Sealants
  • Application of Interim Therapeutic Restorations 
  • Fluoride Treatment/Therapy
  • Tooth Desensitization Procedures
  • Study Model for Interpretation and Tray Fabrication
  • Prosthesis Care for Partial and Full Dentures
  • Periodontal Screening and Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy
    • Prophylaxis/Cleaning for Adults & Children
    • Periodontal Therapy (scaling and root planing)
    • Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide Sedation (light sedation)
    • Hand and Ultrasonic Instrumentation
    • Laser Therapy
    • Antimicrobial Placement
    • Coronal Polishing
We need your smile!
Dental Hygiene Screening Day

Receive X-rays and a Cleaning at NO COST

Do you qualify to be a clinical board patient?

Participants will receive a toothbrush, toothpaste, & more!

CALL 877-928-2546 to make an appointment

 

Transportation

BUS:
OCTA Route 43 (Fullerton to Costa Mesa via Harbor Blvd.). Exit bus at the Harbor and Katella stop. Walk north on Harbor Blvd. to Manchester and go east. West Coast University is on the right side of the street.
OCTA Route 83 (Anaheim to Laguna Hills via 5 Fwy/Main St.). Exit bus at the Manchester and Harbor stop. Walk to Manchester and go east. West Coast University is on the right side of the street.
Web Site: www.octa.net Phone: 1-714-636-RIDE(7433)

TAXI:
Yellow Cab Co.
Phone: 1-800-649-1222 or 1-714-490-4499
Spanish: 1-714-776-7777

SHUTTLE:
American VIP Transportation
Phone: 1-714-495-3340

MEDICAL TRANSPORTATION:
Kindred Medical Shuttle, Inc. Phone: 1-714-533-0911

 

Download our Clinic Information Flyer:
Eligibility for Care

The West Coast University Dental Hygiene Clinic has the following eligibility guidelines:

  • The Dental Hygiene Clinic provides care to patients starting at age 1. All patients of the clinic will have an initial appointment to determine eligibility for care.
  • English is the spoken language of the clinic. If translation is needed, patients are highly encouraged to bring a translator.
  • Patients under the age of 18 are required to have a parent or legal guardian in the clinic at all times. Exception – emancipated minors.
Cost

All dental hygiene services are free.

The WCU Dental Hygiene Clinic is a teaching facility so patients give with their time. Appointments are typically three hours in length and patients will likely have multiple appointments to complete their dental hygiene care plan.

Patient Appointment Policies

Appointments: You must have an appointment to be seen. To make an appointment, call the Dental Hygiene Clinic at 877-928-2546.

Confirmation: The West Coast University Dental Hygiene Clinic will attempt to confirm your appointment 48 hours prior to the appointment date. Please arrive for your scheduled appointments on time. If you arrive more than 20 minutes late, we may reschedule your appointment.

Cancellations/Reschedule: If you must cancel or reschedule an appointment, please call the Dental Hygiene Clinic at 877-928-2546 at least 24 hours in advance so the student can attempt to find another patient. More than two cancellations, no shows, or rescheduled appointments may result in dismissal from the clinic. Plan for, and expect dental hygiene appointments to be 3 hours each. It may take multiple visits to complete dental hygiene services. We offer our services free of charge for those who can dedicate the extended time and multiple visits. We appreciate your contribution to the educational experience of the students.

Dental Hygiene Standard of Care Policy

If a patient does not agree with the dental hygiene care plan, and non-compliance jeopardizes the West Coast University Dental Hygiene Clinic’s ability to deliver an acceptable standard of care, or the patient insists upon care that is not feasible at the clinic, the patient will be given a list of other dental provider options and may be dismissed from the WCU Dental Hygiene Clinic based on the individual situation.

Patient forms are available for your convenience

Patients can download, read, and sign and bring with them to their first appointment with us.

CAL OSHA ATD Screening Form
WCU HIPPA
WCU Online Health Questionnaire

Complete the form below to schedule an appointment