Dental Hygienist Jobs in Novato, 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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Pacific Dental Services - Rohnert Park, CA (15 miles from Novato, CA)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
1 day ago
San Anselmo, CA (11 miles from Novato, 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...
1 day ago
Petaluma, CA (14 miles from Novato, CA)
Family dental practice in downtown Petaluma looking for a temporary hygienist to cover maternity leave from mid June to end of November. ...
3 days ago
San Anselmo, CA (11 miles from Novato, CA)
seating patients - Reviewing health and dental history - Set up and tear down of operatories - Intraoral x-rays and intra-oral photographs - Full mouth probing/charging - Comprehensive and thorough prophylaxis...
4 days ago
Michael Parrett DDS - San Rafael, CA (11 miles from Novato, CA)
We are looking for a skilled dental hygienist for our SF Union Square office....
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8 days ago
Albany, CA (21 miles from Novato, CA)
Our family dental office is looking for a hygienist, 1-3 days per week. We are looking for an outgoing person, who has patient's care as their top priority, is able to get along with others, and...
9 days ago
Novato, CA
Small private practice looking for RDH with a true passion for dental care. We value our relationships with our patients. We give our patients ideal treatment in a caring and friendly environment....
11 days ago
Berkeley, CA (23 miles from Novato, CA)
JOBS FOR DENTAL PROFESSIONALS: We are the largest and oldest staffing service for dental offices in the East Bay. We have worked with many of our client-offices for YEARS. An RDA told me today...
16 days ago
Rohnert Park, CA (15 miles from Novato, CA)
Registered Dental Hygienist The skill set we are looking for would include as follows: Open Dental experience is preferred Two to five years of experience please Excellent phone skills, customer service...
17 days ago
Berkeley, CA (23 miles from Novato, CA)
Responsibilities: Review Medical History, Covid screening, take patients temperatures Oral cancer screenings Identify gingivitis, periodontitis and caries Full mouth probing and taking x-rays Giving...
18 days ago
Fairfax, CA (12 miles from Novato, CA)
The RDH will have key performance duties, including: - Scaling and root planing procedures - Oral prophylaxis treatments, oral cancer screenings, and application of fluoride varnish - Instruct patients...
21 days ago
Kentfield, CA (12 miles from Novato, CA)
We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic dental hygienist to join our periodontal practice....
21 days ago
Berkeley, CA (23 miles from Novato, CA)
Were a quality well established general dental practice looking for a Part Time (1-2 days a week Monday/Tuesday) Hygienist to join our team. Qualifications: RDH license great positive attitude...
23 days ago
Berkeley, CA (23 miles from Novato, CA)
Busy, general dental office looking for experienced, highly motivated hygienist. Must be able to Inform patients about their treatment plan; including risks and benefits of the proposed...
28 days ago
Novato, CA
Periodontal office Patient based practice. Tuesday,Thursday and Friday Take one day or all! Lets talk about job duties and expectations Wonderful Patients RDH or DDS Please e mail CV
29 days ago

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Novato, 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 Novato, CA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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