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.
Monterey, CA (5 miles from Carmel By The Sea, CA)
REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST needed for high end Periodontal practice, Part Time, two-three days per week, or choice of Full Time, extended functions with full benefits, We are located off Highway 68...
2 days ago
Smile Brands - Carmel, CA
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
6 days ago
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