Dental Hygienist Jobs in Alameda, CA

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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Marin Community Clinic - San Rafael, CA (18 miles from Alameda, CA)
Responsibilities Performs patient screening procedures; such as assessment of oral health conditions, review of the health history, oral cancer screening, head and neck inspection, dental charting and...
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3 days ago Marin Community Clinic
San Francisco, CA (7 miles from Alameda, CA)
as permitted by law for a Registered Dental Hygienist....
3 days ago
Albany, CA (8 miles from Alameda, CA)
Dental Hygiene responsibilities include: -Prophylaxis -Periodontal Maintenance -Scaling and root planing -Thorough evaluation of oral and periodontal health Experience is a plus, but new graduates are...
16 hours ago
San Francisco, CA (7 miles from Alameda, CA)
REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST (RDH) P/T - Monday and Wednesday in our San Francisco location!...
1 day ago
Redwood City, CA (21 miles from Alameda, CA)
We are a well established privately owned dental office in Redwood Shores, seeking a talented and enthusiastic Dental Hygienist to join us in a great deal of fun. part time For Fridayand Thursdays 9...
16 hours ago
San Mateo, CA (13 miles from Alameda, CA)
GREAT PRIVATE PRACTICE in San Mateo looking for a friendly, dependable registered dental hygienist who can provide excellent patient care to join our team....
1 day ago
Belvedere Tiburon, CA (12 miles from Alameda, CA)
Requirements: RDH License and CPR Knowledge of Dentrix and Dexis is preferred Ability to assist doctor in pre-diagnosing treatment Perform Prophylaxis and Fluoride treatments Take digital radiographs...
2 hours ago
San Francisco, CA (7 miles from Alameda, CA)
Registered Dental Hygienist Permanent or as Temp Our office is looking for Registered Hygienist's for Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays Qualifications: Valid RDH license, CPR and...
5 days ago
San Anselmo, CA (18 miles from Alameda, CA)
Our lovely office is in need of a part time hygienist days are flexible. Hours 8am to 1pm. Looking for an energetic, Kind, Honest, and dependable team player. We have a high-tech integrated office...
6 days ago
Concord, CA (18 miles from Alameda, CA)
Established dental practice in Concord is looking for a Registered dental hygienist for 3 days. Sadly our wonderful Hygienist is moving....
7 days ago
San Francisco, CA (7 miles from Alameda, CA)
Exceptional periodontally oriented general practice is looking for a RDH with good people skills to cover 1-2 days/week, for maternity leave. The position may have the potential to become...
8 days ago
San Francisco, CA (7 miles from Alameda, CA)
We are looking for a Registered Dental Hygienist to join our friendly, enthusiastic and experienced dental team. Our general dental practice has served the Bay Area for over 25 yrs....
8 days ago
San Francisco, CA (7 miles from Alameda, CA)
The RDH will have key performance duties, including: - Proper scaling and root planing procedures - Digital x-rays (Dexis, Nomad) - Oral prophylaxis treatments, oral cancer screenings, and application...
8 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Dublin, CA (20 miles from Alameda, CA)
To be considered for the position, you must meet the following: Basic Requirements: Licensure: Must be currently licensed to practice as dental hygienists in a State or territory of the United States...
8 days ago
Menlo Park, CA (22 miles from Alameda, CA)
We are looking for an energetic and reliable Registered Dental Hygienist to join our fast-paced office in Menlo Park....
8 days ago

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Alameda, CA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (5.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

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

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