10 Best Dental Hygienist Job Descriptions
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We are looking for a team oriented individual who is outgoing with impressive communication skills, organized, professional, service minded and willing to go above and beyond the basic responsibilities of the job. As a Dental Hygienist, you will be our dental health educators for our patients, you will be utilizing your knowledge and skills to diagnose and treat diseases and/or abnormalities, you will work with both the dentist and patient to resolve any active diseases including caries or periodontal disease and much more.
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The Dental Hygienist will be responsible for conducting oral examinations, performing dental prophylaxis, and carrying out other duties related to preservation of dental health and prevention of dental disease.
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This person will provide oral care such as regular cleanings, polishing, x-rays, applications of sealants, fluorides, scaling/root planing, and related procedures to patients. They will also provide information to assist with developing and maintaining good oral health under the general supervision of the dentist.
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Assist physicians at assigned long term care facilities with dental care. Main duties include maintaining clinical records and charts through electronic medical records and care and cleaning of medical equipment.
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Performs dental measures designed to preserve teeth and prevent the spread of oral disease for patients.
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Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients. Candidates must be enthusiastic about their dental work, and willing to provide the highest level of care at all times. We offer a competitive salary, free continuing education program and a flexible work schedule. As a Dental Hygienist, you will clean teeth and examine patient oral areas, head and neck for signs of oral disease. You will also record and review patient medical histories.
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Hygienists do a lot more than simply clean teeth. They serve as an extension of the dentist. While working in tandem with dentists, they help assess conditions that need the dentists’ attention, like cavities, gum disease, and broken teeth with the use of digital radiographs, scanners, and intra-oral camera pictures. When the patient is ready to leave, they teach patients proper oral care to preserve all the hard work dentists have done, ensuring our patients know how to properly maintain their beautiful smiles.
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The Dental Hygienist works collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a top priority and meets the oral health needs of the patient.
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We're looking for someone to join our team as a Dental Hygienist who provides oral hygiene and preventive services to dental patients. Evaluates and assesses provision of services. Performs procedures safely in compliance with regulations under the direction of a dentist. Prepares materials and equipment for treatment and has them ready for dentist's use.