Dental Hygienist Jobs in Flagstaff, AZ

Provide preliminary dental care. Dental hygienists operate outside dentist supervision to clean teeth, inspect patients for signs of oral disease or jaw/tooth problems, produce/interpret X-rays, and keep patients informed on positive oral health habits. They also track and maintain patient records and treatment plans. Depending on state regulations, additional duties may include sculpting and installing fillings and/or periodontal dressings.

Dental hygienists must have a working knowledge of the factors influencing dental health—diet, for example—in order to properly educate patients. They are also highly proficient in interpersonal communication, as they interact with clients regularly.

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Flagstaff, AZ
Dental Hygienist at Flagstaff Downtown Dental. High level of care. Non-corporate....
9 days ago
North Country HealthCare - Flagstaff, AZ
Dental Operations Manager Under the direction of the Chief Operations Officer (COO), the Dental Operations Manager will oversee the dental clinic operations for North Country HealthCare....
11 days ago
Flagstaff, AZ
ASSISTANTS must be Az x-ray certified, be able to sterilize instruments, set-up and break-down of operatories, be familiar with a wide variety of dental procedures in all specialties of dentistry, and...
13 days ago
Flagstaff, AZ
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
19 days ago
North Country Healthcare, Inc - Flagstaff, AZ
Dental Operations Manager - Dental Hygienists Only in Flagstaff, Arizona This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Dental Operations ManagerUnder the direction of the Chief Operations...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Flagstaff, AZ

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Flagstaff, AZ as reported by the BLS.

$85,330

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Flagstaff, AZ offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Flagstaff, AZ
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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