Dental Hygienist Jobs in Hartford, CT

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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Trinity Health - Hartford, CT
Employment Type: Part time Shift: Day Shift Description: Job Description: Trinity Health Of New England is looking for an experienced Dental Hygienist to join our team of mission-driven healthcare innovators...
8 days ago
dores dental - East Longmeadow, MA (21 miles from Hartford, CT)
We are seeking a new dental hygienist to join our team. Your role will be to provide care to our patients. You will report to our patient care coordinator....
Aspen Dental - Bristol, CT (16 miles from Hartford, CT)
cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
9 days ago
Confidential - Berlin, CT (13 miles from Hartford, CT)
We are a small, private, family practice. Our mission is to provide a high level of personal care in a warm, inviting atmosphere. We are seeking a new Registered Dental Hygenist - Part Time to...
Dental Care Alliance - West Hartford, CT (5 miles from Hartford, CT)
Responsibilities Essential Responsibilities Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients...
Community Health Center, Inc. - Middletown, CT (16 miles from Hartford, CT)
Jobs Mobile Dental Hygienist - Middletown (30 hours) at Community Health Center Search All Jobs Mobile Dental Hygienist - Middletown (30 hours) at Community Health Center in Middletown, Connecticut...
12 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Springfield, MA (22 miles from Hartford, CT)
Overview *SIGN ON BONUS* We are currently looking for a full-time Dental Hygiene Assistant to work at our affiliated practice, Baystate Dental, office located in Springfield, MA 01103. Candidate...
18 days ago
Benevis - Hartford, CT
We are actively seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our growing team....
30+ days ago
Wheeler Clinic - Hartford, CT
Provides clinical oral hygiene services including dental prophylaxis, scaling, sealant application and fluoride application consistent with accepted professional practices and standards and in compliance...
30+ days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Springfield, MA (22 miles from Hartford, CT)
Responsibilities Essential Responsibilities Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients...
45+ days ago
North American Dental Group - Colchester, CT (23 miles from Hartford, CT)
Overview Dental Hygienist Full-Time Life Long Dental in Milford, CT is looking for a full-time licensed, patient-focused hygienist, with a like-minded career vision, to provide best-in-class patient...
60+ days ago
Dental Care Alliance - West Springfield, MA (23 miles from Hartford, CT)
Responsibilities Essential Responsibilities Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients...
90+ days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - Vernon, CT (10 miles from Hartford, CT)
Currently, we are looking for an experienced Full-Time Dental Hygienist to join our family. At Dental Associates we pride ourselves in providing top notch care and exemplary customer service....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Hartford, CT

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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...

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Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Hartford, CT

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Hartford, CT as reported by the BLS.

$83,630

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Hartford, CT offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.9%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • 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 Hartford, CT
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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