Dental Hygienist Jobs in Boise, ID

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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Boise, ID
We're searching for a compassionate and professional dental hygienist with exceptional communication skills and a confident chair-side manner to join our team....
1 day ago
Eagle, ID (13 miles from Boise, ID)
We are looking for an outstanding Registered Dental Hygienist who can help us with our busy schedule. Dentrix experience welcomed. We have an awesome team and work environment....
3 days ago
Boise, ID
North End Dental in Boise is looking for a full time RDH. Hours are Mon-Thurs from 8-5. We offer competitive pay, 401K, employer retirement contributions, health insurance, PTO, great co-workers...
7 days ago
Kuna, ID (15 miles from Boise, ID)
Avalon Dental in Kuna is looking to add a permanent part time RDH to our practice. The position would be for Fridays 8-3. With the possibility of adding another day in the future. We offer...
10 days ago
Boise, ID
Hygienist needed for a busy office on the bench. We are in need of an energetic and fun loving hygienist to take care of our patients. We have a two hygienist practice and one of our treasured...
13 days ago
Nampa, ID (20 miles from Boise, ID)
Qualifications: Valid Dental Hygienist License Minimum of an Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene. Maintain up to date trainings as required by law. Versed in Dentrix is required....
20 days ago
Caldwell, ID (22 miles from Boise, ID)
Growing dental office in Caldwell area looking for a friendly and self-motivated Dental Hygienist to join our team....
22 days ago
Boise, ID
Warm Springs Dental in East Boise is in search of a fabulous RDH to join our team one day per week. Please drop by in person to meet us or submit a resume. We have an awesome staff to work with...
30+ days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Meridian, ID (10 miles from Boise, ID)
We are happy to share an exciting opportunity for a Registered Dental Hygienist!...
30+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Boise, ID
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
90+ days ago

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Highest Education Level

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

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