Dental Hygienist Jobs in Cedar Ridge, 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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Smile Brands - Lincoln, CA (24 miles from Cedar Ridge, CA)
Weve got the ideal job for you at the A+ Dental Care office in Lincoln, CA Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine...
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9 days ago Smile Brands
Lincoln, CA (24 miles from Cedar Ridge, CA)
Family and Cosmetic General Dental practice is seeking a part-time Hygienist to join our team. You must be a team play with experience in co-diagnosis. You must be able to effectively support...
21 days ago
Cedar Ridge, CA
We are looking for a dependable and energetic RDH. This is a high quality practice dedicated to serving the community. The candidate must be a team player. A current RDH license is required. Our...
23 days ago
West Coast Dental - Washington, CA (15 miles from Cedar Ridge, CA)
Maintain accurate record keeping on all dental hygienist related services performed Maintain a clean and sterile work environment Insure all health safeguards for patients including regular check-ups...
60+ days ago

Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice
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This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through...


Dental Office Manager

As an Administrative Dental Assistant, you will perform as a professional dental staff member and work on behalf of the patient as well as the dentist. This exciting Administrative Dental...


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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Cedar Ridge, CA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.9%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Cedar Ridge, CA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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