Dental Hygienist Jobs in Nipomo, 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

  • Santa Maria, CA (17 miles from Nipomo, CA)
  • 12 hours ago
Dental hygienist for one day per week. Small, slow-paced dental practice with emphasis on providing patient education and information....

Registered Dental Hygienist, Signing bonus available

  • Santa Maria, CA (17 miles from Nipomo, CA)
  • 5 days ago
Attention Dental Hygienists : If you are an experienced, motivated, patient care driven Hygienist, we would like to add you to our experienced team of dental professionals....

Full Time Registered Dental Hygienist

  • San Luis Obispo, CA (16 miles from Nipomo, CA)
  • 5 days ago
Dental Hygienist If you are interested in a rewarding career, look no further!...

Dental Hygienist

  • San Luis Obispo, CA (16 miles from Nipomo, CA)
  • 12 days ago
Dental Hygienist We are searching for a full-time or part-time dental hygienist to fill in on a temporary basis during a maternity leave with the possibility of a permanent position in the future for...

Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Santa Maria, CA (17 miles from Nipomo, CA)
  • 12 days ago
Our friendly, patient-oriented office is looking for a Registered Dental Hygienist to join our team. Dr....

Part-time RDH in Downtown SLO

  • San Luis Obispo, CA (16 miles from Nipomo, CA)
  • 18 days ago
We are looking for a thoughtful, patient, and hard-working hygienist to join our small team for two to three days a week. About the job: We are looking for a hygienist who is diligent, ethical,...

Dental Hygienist, Hygiene, Hygienist, RDH

  • San Luis Obispo, CA (16 miles from Nipomo, CA)
  • 25 days ago
Fee for service, long standing, general family dental practice seeking hygienist to join our team. Seeking the right individual for 2-4 days. Full time employees receive 401k benefits, vacation...

Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Santa Maria, CA (17 miles from Nipomo, CA)
  • 25 days ago
Registered Dental Hygienist needed for private practice in Santa Maria. Mondays, Wednesdays and/or Thursdays possible. .... Dr. Childress...

Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Community Health Centers Of The Central Coast, Inc
  • Nipomo, CA
  • 45+ days ago
Registered Dental Hygienist Department: Dental Location: Nipomo, CA RFP #: 2903 START YOUR APPLICATION Job Description Position: Registered Dental Hygienist Position Summary: A full time, non-exempt...

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Nipomo, CA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.7%)
  • High School or GED (5.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (4.0%)
  • Some College (0.7%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

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

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