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College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario
The College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario regulates the practice of dental hygiene in the interest of the overall health and safety of the public of Ontario.

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Illegal Practitioners / Holding Out

The following persons are NOT registered with the College and are NOT permitted to use the title dental hygienist or RDH in Ontario.

Please contact the Manager, Complaints & Investigations immediately if you have information to suggest that these people may be holding themselves out as a dental hygienist or actively seeking employment or working in the dental hygiene profession.

List of Illegal Practitioners

  • Romana Bompa-Macrae (also known as Romana Melas, Romana Bompa and Claudia Bompa)

Currently Registered Dental Hygienists Who Practised Illegally (Were Once Illegal Practitioners)

The following persons are registered (or were formerly registered) with the CDHO and are (or were) permitted to use the title dental hygienist or RDH in Ontario.

However, in these instances, the College investigated and the Discipline Committee made a finding that the dental hygienists had worked illegally, in that they worked as dental hygienists when they were not registered with the College. The list below details the dates and times when the dental hygienists worked as illegal practitioners.

List of RDHs Who Practised Illegally

  • Nicole Marie Barnett