Dental Hygienist Jobs in Modesto, 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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Dental Hygienist

  • Bright Now! Dental
  • Modesto, CA
  • 7 days ago

Providing dental prophylaxis and periodontal treatments Performing oral cancer screenings Identifying malocclusion and educating patients about potential impact on dental health Be a part of a culture...

Hygienist

  • Western Dental
  • Turlock, CA
  • 9 days ago

Hygienist (RDH) License CPR/BLS Certification Western Dental Services, Inc. and all relevant affiliates (such as Brident Dental & Vital Smiles) are Equal Opportunity Employers....

Hygienist (Flexible Schedule FT/PT)

  • Western Dental
  • Manteca, CA
  • 9 days ago

Hygienist (RDH) License CPR/BLS Certification Western Dental Services, Inc. and all relevant affiliates (such as Brident Dental & Vital Smiles) are Equal Opportunity Employers....

Hygienist (Flexible Schedule FT/PT)

  • Western Dental
  • Modesto, CA
  • 9 days ago

Hygienist (RDH) License CPR/BLS Certification Western Dental Services, Inc. and all relevant affiliates (such as Brident Dental & Vital Smiles) are Equal Opportunity Employers....

Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Modesto, CA
  • 16 days ago

General Dentistry Practice looking for a friendly and energetic R.D.H to join our team immediately. 2 days a week. Salary negotiable.

Hygienist

  • Modesto, CA
  • 19 days ago

QR Code Link to This Post IMMEDIATE openings, RDH.... if you are looking to work with a great team of professionals in an environment where you can use all of your skills, this is the office for...

Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Pacific Dental Services
  • Modesto, CA
  • 60+ days ago

We are happy to share an exciting opportunity for a Registered Dental Hygienist!...

Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Pacific Dental Services
  • Tracy, CA
  • 90+ days ago

We are happy to share an exciting opportunity for a Registered Dental Hygienist!...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Modesto, CA

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Top Hiring Companies

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  • Children's Choice Dental Care & Premier Orthodontics
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  • Western Dental
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  • Bright Now! Dental
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  • Pacific Dental Services
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  • Western Dental Services
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  • Columbia Healthcare
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  • Delray Medical Center
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  • Doctors Medical Center of Modesto
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  • Yosemite Community College District
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Modesto, CA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.7%)
  • High School or GED (5.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.7%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Modesto, CA
  • None (49.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (20.4%)
  • 2-4 years (19.8%)
  • 1-2 years (10.7%)

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