Secure your future success through a unique opportunity with a Pacific Dental Services-supported owner dentist. 

The Hygienist-in-Training (HIT) pathway, available to highly qualified senior dental hygiene students or recent graduates, is a paid opportunity which allows you to benefit directly from PDS-supported owner dentists and dental hygienists. These clinicians will teach you the fundamentals that will help you best serve patients and become their trusted dental provider.

As an HIT, you will be immersed in an environment utilizing proven technologies that focus on the link between oral health and overall health, or what we call The Mouth-Body Connection®.

You will be supported in your development by a multi-layered continuing education program facilitated through the PDS University™ - Institute of Dentistry.

The ultimate outcome: Patients for Life™.

Program benefits:

 + Paid opportunity available to senior dental hygiene students or unlicensed graduates

+ One-on-one mentorship with a PDS-supported owner dentist and dental hygienist

+ Build competence in a patient-centric environment firsthand

+ Experience the most advanced, innovative technology to better care for your patients

+ Accelerate your transition from student to licensed registered dental hygienist

+ Laser certification available (state dependent)

Career Opportunities

Set the bar as high as you want, and put your skills to work. Find out about current opportunities now.