NAU Dental Hygiene Clinic
Our Dental Hygiene Clinic is open to everyone. At any age you can receive affordable, preventative dental services at Northern Arizona University’s Dental Hygiene Clinic. Our focused students and experienced faculty manage the cutting-edge clinic with flexible hours that fit your schedule.
Call 928-523-3500 to Schedule an Appointment.
Please click on the bullet points below to see more information about our clinic.
Appointment Information Accordion Closed
- Appointments with Senior students are 2.5 hours long. Please call our office to check availability.
- Appointments with Junior students are 3.5 hours long and you will need several appointment to complete treatment.
- The Dental Hygiene Clinic has a 24 hour cancellation policy.
- After 3 last minute cancellations or no shows a patient will be dismissed from our clinic.
- Please plan on attending more than one appointment to complete your treatment.
- Many patients will require multiple appointments and may see more than one practitioner depending on the treatment needed.
Fees Accordion Closed
We now offer a flat fee that includes your cleaning, exam, x-rays, and fluoride.
- $65 for Adults
- $60 for NAU students, alumni, faculty, staff and senior citizens over the age of 65.
- $45 for children 13 and under
- Sealants are $5 per tooth
We accept Visa, Mastercard, cash and checks. Payment is due at check in.
Services Offered Accordion Closed
- blood pressure screening
- oral cancer screening
- dental examination
- periodontal assessment (evaluation for gum disease)
- education related to oral health
- radiographs (X-rays)
- dental hygiene therapy (prophylaxis)
- conservative periodontal therapy (scaling and root planing and periodontal maintenance)
- fluoride application
- sealants (coating to prevent decay on the chewing surfaces of teeth)
- teeth whitening (Please see requirements below)
- Must be a patient with the NAU Dental Hygiene Clinic
- Must have had a teeth cleaning here within the last 6 months
- Whitening only available during second half of NAU spring semester each year
- We do not provide dental services such as extractions, fillings, crowns, root canals, etc.
New Patient Information Accordion Closed
Please read our new patient information pamphlet. Please be aware, your treatment us most likely will take more than one appointment to complete. Some patients will require multiple appointments and may see more than one practitioner depending on the treatment needed.
Please complete your new patient forms prior to your appointment. After you have completed each form, please press the Submit button at the bottom of the page to automatically send us your information. On your first visit to the clinic, we will have your completed forms available for review and signatures. The security of your personal data is one of our primary concerns and we have taken precautions to protect it.
Location and Directions Accordion Closed
Health Professions Building
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
Building 66, room 215
Please see the building map to help you find our location.
Coming from the South (Phoenix/Sedona): I-17 becomes Milton Rd when you enter town. From I-17 / Milton Rd., take the McConnell Dr. exit 341 on right. This exit appears as you first approach town. At the end of the McConnell Dr. exit, turn right at the stop sign on to McConnell Dr. Turn right again at the next, immediately appearing, three way stop sign, onto Pine Knoll Dr. (There is a large Northern Arizona University sign at this corner.) Go straight through the first 4 way stop, and at the second 4 way stop sign on Pine Knoll Dr. turn left into the Health Professions parking lot. You may also go past this stop sign and use the second entrance to our parking lot; you will now be headed directly toward our loading dock.
Coming from the North along Milton Rd. in Flagstaff: Turn east onto University Drive (there is a stop light at this intersection with a Target store on the NE corner and a shopping center with a KFC and an Arby’s on the SE corner). Turn right at the first traffic light, this will put you onto Knoles Dr. Proceed over the hill on Knoles Dr. until the stop sign at the bottom of the hill (McConnell Circle). Turn right on McConnell Dr. and go to the next stop sign (Pine Knoll Drive); turn left onto Pine Knoll Dr. Go straight through the first 4 way stop, and at the second 4 way stop sign on Pine Knoll Dr. turn left into the Health Professions parking lot. You may also go past this stop sign and use the second entrance to our parking lot; you will now be headed directly toward our loading dock.
Coming from I-40: take exit #341 – McConnell Dr. At the stop sign at the bottom of the off-ramp, turn right onto McConnell Circle. Turn right at the next, immediately appearing, stop sign (Pine Knoll Dr). Go straight through the first 4 way stop, and at the second 4 way stop sign on Pine Knoll Dr. turn left into the Health Professions parking lot. You may also go past this stop sign and use the second entrance to our parking lot; you will now be headed directly toward our loading dock.
If googling map directions
You may enter the address as 2300 S. Huffer Lane or as the intersection of Huffer Lane and Pine Knoll Dr.
View an interactive map of the NAU Flagstaff campus.
Persons with Disabilities Access
Please enter the front entrance at the west end of the Health Professions building. Turn right into the first hallway. At the end of the hall (east end), turn right; the elevator is now on your right (southeast end of building).
Parking Permit Information Accordion Closed
The university requires patients to have parking permits displayed in all vehicles. Please see our Parking Guidelines.
Northern Arizona University Students, Faculty, and Staff cannot be given a parking permit per NAU Parking Services.
It will be the responsibility of the patient to comply with NAU Parking Service’s rules and regulations. Parking passes are available to patients in room 215 for E, SC, and Patient Parking spots only. The parking pass must be placed on the passenger side of your dashboard. The parking lots that are closest to our building are P48A, P48, P46, P45, P45A, and P45B. You may request a parking pass to be mailed to you in advance when you schedule your appointment. The Department has to purchase the parking passes from NAU’s Parking Services so if you request a permit in advance please do not change your appointment.
NEW PARKING PASS KIOSK
You can also contact the clinic for a parking pass kiosk code. The parking pass kiosk is located in front of the handicapped parking next to the Health Professions building. The code is only good for the duration of 1 appointment in the clinic. The parking pass must be placed on the passenger side of your dashboard.
Parking Service’s rules and regulations state that parking passes may not be given to NAU students, staff, faculty, or employees. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
Visitors may secure daily parking permits for a fee from the Information Kiosk on McConnell Circle just east of the McConnell Circle and Pine Knoll Drive intersection. Visitors may then park in the South Commuter parking lot #62. Walk east across Pine Knoll Drive and take interior sidewalks to Bldg 66; use the map above for reference.
American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation Accordion Closed
Students, faculty, constituent dental societies, state boards of dentistry, and other interested parties have the right to file a complaint with the American Dental Association Commission on Accreditation. To file a complaint, write to the Commission at the address below. A copy of the appropriate accreditation standards and/or the Commission’s policy and procedure for submission of complaints may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678 or by calling 1-800-621-8099 extension 4653. Only written, signed complaints will be considered by the Commission; oral and unsigned complaints will not be considered.
A complaint is defined by the Commission on Dental Accreditation as one alleging that a Commission-accredited educational program, or a program which has an application for initial accreditation pending, may not be in substantial compliance with Commission standards or required accreditation procedures.
The Commission on Dental Accreditation will review complaints that relate to a program’s compliance with the accreditation standards. Students, faculty, constituent dental societies, state boards of dentistry, and other interested parties may submit an appropriate, signed complaint to the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CDA) regarding any CDA-accredited dental, allied dental or advanced dental education program, or a program which has an application for initial accreditation pending. The Commission is interested in the sustained quality and continued improvement of dental and dental-related education programs, but does not intervene on behalf of individuals or act as a court of appeal for treatment received by patients or individuals in matters of admission, appointment, promotion or dismissal of faculty, staff or students.
Contact the Commission on Dental Accreditation
Commission on Dental Accreditation
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
800.621.8099 or 312.440.4653