We are seeking a skilled and compassionate dental hygienist to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for oral health and a commitment to providing exceptional patient care. If you are a motivated and detail-oriented individual with excellent communication skills, we encourage you to apply.
- Conduct thorough dental cleanings and oral exams
- Take and develop dental x-rays
- Educate patients on proper oral hygiene techniques
- Administer fluoride treatments and sealants
- Assist the dentist with procedures as needed
- Maintain accurate patient records
As a dental hygienist, you will play a critical role in helping our patients achieve optimal oral health. You will work closely with our dentists to provide comprehensive care and educate patients on the importance of good oral hygiene. You will also have the opportunity to build lasting relationships with our patients and contribute to the success of our practice.
- Perform periodontal assessments and charting
- Identify and treat gum disease
- Provide oral cancer screenings
- Administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxide
- Sterilize and maintain dental equipment
- Assist with patient scheduling and billing
Requirements and Skills:
- Associate's degree in dental hygiene
- State licensure and CPR certification
- Strong knowledge of dental procedures and terminology
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Our practice is open Monday through Friday, and we offer both full-time and part-time positions.
Our salary range is competitive and commensurate with experience.
Yes, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, dental coverage, and retirement savings options.
Review and Approval:
This job description has been reviewed and approved by our HR department. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.