Who We Are

Mission Statement

"The mission of WDHA is to increase awareness of and access to quality oral health care, to promote the highest standards of research and education, licensure and practice for dental hygienists, and to represent and promote the interests of the dental hygiene profession, as a means to improve the public's health."

Vision Statement

Create a community of autonomous professionals who serve as leaders in oral health through collaborative healthcare integration.

Core Ideology

Promote and advance the dental hygiene profession to improve the public’s oral and overall health.