Dental Hygiene Alumni Market Information

Consider the possibilities. Whether you're starting a career or looking for a change, the dental hygiene profession can provide many satisfying opportunities, including: having the status of a health care professional, an attractive income potential, the rewards of keeping people healthy, a flexible work schedule, work in a variety of professional settings, the opportunity to work nationwide or abroad, pleasant surroundings, career potential, and stability. For more information on job availability nationwide, go to:


The UT dental hygiene program would not be successful without the support of alumni. Recent contributions have helped to purchase ultrasonic equipment for our clinic. You can be a member of the UT Century Club with an annual donation of $100 to the UT Dental Hygiene Support Fund. If you want to help the department with clinical or computer resources necessary for the educational program or make a contribution to the Mary Alice Gaston Dental Hygiene Scholarship Fund, contact:

Lynn Russell, RDH, MEd
Program Director

or send a check to:

UT Health Science Center
Department of Dental Hygiene
930 Madison Avenue, 6th Floor
Memphis, TN 38163

  • Dental Hygiene Gift Fund
  • Mary Alice Gaston DH Scholarship Endowment Fund
  • Allied Health Education Fund
  • Allied Health Student Emergency Loan Fund

Thanks for your support!

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Dunn building

Department of Dental Hygiene

College of Dentistry
875 Union Ave, Suite 501-N
Memphis, TN 38163