Dental Hygienist Jobs in Gainesville, FL

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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Ely family dentistry - Gainesville, FL (7 miles from Gainesville, FL)
Experience with digital radiography and dentrix software necessary....
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1 day ago
University of Florida - Gainesville, FL
Classification Title: Dental Hygienist I Job Description: Schedules and provides Special Day Foundation (SDF) presentations, attend meetings, and coordinates educational sessions Organizes, instructs...
7 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Gainesville, FL
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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10 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Gainesville, FL
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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10 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Pacific Dental Services - Gainesville, FL
Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements?...
12 days ago
Heartland Dental - Gainesville, FL
Overview Dental Hygienist University Family Dentistry is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
12 days ago
Coast Dental - Gainesville, FL
Registered Dental Hygienist - Gainesville - Newberry Square Coast Dental Gainesville, FL 32606 Posted Today Location Gainesville, FL Description Are you looking to work for a practice that offers stability...
14 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Gainesville, FL
The ideal Dental Hygienist for this position will have 1-2 years of experience working as a Dental Hygienist but we will consider a recent grad....
21 days ago
Gainesville, FL
Happy summer! Schools ending, do you need flexibility? Join our amazing team of temp dental professionals and enjoy the flexibility of picking the days and locations that are right for you. Dental...
25 days ago
Gainesville, FL
We are looking for a motivated dental hygienist who is a team player and is focused on quality patient care. This position is for part time, 2-3 days....
30+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Gainesville, FL
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
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30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Gainesville, FL

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Dental Radiography: Radiation Protection in Dental Practice
Discover the core principles of dental radiography and X-ray exposure

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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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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Gainesville, FL

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Gainesville, FL offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (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 Gainesville, FL
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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