What is an RDHAP?
An RDHAP ia a Registered Dental Hygienist in Altenative Practice. RDHAP's are mid-level dental professionals who meet the needs of an uderserved population. They have their own independent business and travel to different settings rather than a dental office. They profice spedific preventative procedures such as:
Who Do RDHAP's Serve?
RDHAP can provide services to schools, clinics, skilled nursing facilities, private homes of the homebound. We use portable dental equipment to deliver dental treatment in the area where the patient is comfortable. By minimizing anxiety and stress, we can provide procedures to improve the patient's health and quality of life. Research states that the whole body health has a direct relationship with periodontal helath.
Why Use RDHAP?
Preventative dental care is important to avoid extensive dental treatment. Neglecting oral care can create financial and painful situations. We work directly with your personal physician, dentist, nursing directors and staff to provide you the dental care you need.