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Dental Hygiene Clinic at WKU

The Dental Hygiene Program operates a clinic in which it's students treat patients under the supervision of dental hygiene faculty members. Every effort is made to accommodate patients, however, patients are appointed on the basis of the instructional needs of the student.  Please note that being seen in WKU's Dental Hygiene Clinic is not a substitute for your primary care dentist. O.S.H.A. and A.D.A. infection control guidelines are adhered to.


Services Provided

Patient Rights

Bloodborne Pathogen Policy


Appointment Information

To receive dental hygiene treatment in our clinic, you may come by in person  to the  Academic Complex Room 218 or by calling (270) 745-2426. Appointment times are subject to student availability. New patients must complete an one hour screening before cleaning appointments can be scheduled. The screening cost is $10 which will be applied towards the cleaning.  Please call for availability. The office hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Patients will be checked in at 8:15 a.m. and 12:45 p.m.


SUMMER OFFICE HOURS: Monday - Thursday from 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Clinical Operation Hours

Fall Semester(September - November)

Monday & Wednesday only. Appointment times 8:30 a.m. and or 1:00 p.m.

Spring Semester(February - April)

Monday & Wednesday. Appointment times 8:30 a.m. and or 1:00 p.m.

Tuesday & Thursday. Appointment time 8:30 a.m.


Clinic Fees

Screening: $10.00 (will be applied towards cleaning for NEW patients)

WKU Student: $25.00


Fees are to be paid to the Clinical Receptionist (AC 218) upon check in. We accept cash, credit / debit cards and checks.



Free parking is available in the Clinical Services parking lot located in front of the GGC Health Services building (1681 Normal St.  Bowling Green, KY 42101). Patients are required to register their vehicle before parking by calling 270-745-2426 and provide color/make/model/license plate number to avoid a parking fine.

On this campus map, the Clinical Services lot is marked in teal.  This walking map shows in detail how to get from Health Services to the Dental Hygiene Clinic in the Academic Complex.  The clinic receptionist is located in room 218, in the Academic Complex 2nd floor lobby area.

Directions from I-65:

  • Take EXIT 26, toward Bowling Green, then 0.29 miles turn right onto KY-234/Cemetery Rd.
  • Continue to follow KY-234, then 2.30 miles turn left onto US-31W S/US 31W Bypass.
  • Continue to follow US-31W S., then 1.89 miles enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto University Blvd/US-231
  • Then take the 1st right onto Normal St.  At the first red light intersection with Regents Ave, turn left, then immediately right into the Clinic Services Lot in front of the GGC Health Services building.


Health Information Forms

The following forms are available to print and fill out prior to your first visit.  To save you time, please bring the completed forms to your visit.

New Patient Medical and Dental History Forms

Periodontal Risk Assessment Questionnaire 1

Periodontal Risk Assessment Questionnaire 2


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 Last Modified 9/1/22