Dental Hygienist Jobs in Gurnee, IL

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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Impressive Smiles - Arlington Heights, IL (18 miles from Gurnee, IL)
If you are a Registered Dental Hygienist who is a highly motivated team player with a positive attitude, you belong with us....
2 days ago
Kenosha, WI (17 miles from Gurnee, IL)
As a Dental Hygienist with ForwardDental, you’ll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
2 days ago
Dental Associates - Sturtevant, WI (22 miles from Gurnee, IL)
Come join an organization where we highly value your dental hygienist experience, knowledge, and caring demeanor with patients....
17 hours ago
Midwest Dental - Lake in the Hills, IL (24 miles from Gurnee, IL)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist FULL TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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1 day ago Midwest Dental
Glenview Dental Associates - Glenview, IL (21 miles from Gurnee, IL)
We are seeking a dental hygienist to join our team in Glenview,IL. We have been fixture of our community for over 25 successful years and have developed a dedicated base of great patients....
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1 day ago
Silc Periodontics - Schaumburg, IL (24 miles from Gurnee, IL)
Experienced Registered Dental Hygienist Licensed in the State of Illinois...
5 days ago
Palatine, IL (19 miles from Gurnee, IL)
We are a busy, well-established, private, fee-for-service general practice interested in adding a full time dental hygienist (RDH). There are no evening hours....
6 days ago
Heartland Dental - Round Lake Beach, IL (8 miles from Gurnee, IL)
Overview Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If youre searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
7 days ago
Chicagoland Smile Group - Vernon Hills, IL (9 miles from Gurnee, IL)
Seeking full time Dental Hygienists at Metro Square Dental Associates. New Grads awaiting license, welcome to apply!...
8 days ago
Algonquin, IL (24 miles from Gurnee, IL)
Our privately oven dental practice is looking for an exceptional dental hygienist to join our amazing team! This is a full-time position....
8 days ago
Waukegan, IL (5 miles from Gurnee, IL)
Dental Hygienist needed for a family oriented dental office in Waukegan, IL. We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated hygienist to join our amazing team....
13 days ago
Kenosha Community Health Center - Kenosha, WI (17 miles from Gurnee, IL)
We are now recruiting full time registered dental hygienists to rebuild our dental care program in the context of a new integrated care model....
14 days ago
Sandy Point Dental - Lake Zurich, IL (12 miles from Gurnee, IL)
Seeking a hygienist to join our hygiene team of three. Our practice has worked with the hygiene team to develope a progressive risk assessment program in a fee for service dental practice. We use...
14 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Vernon Hills, IL (9 miles from Gurnee, IL)
Perform routine dental prophylaxis for periodontal healthy patients....
17 days ago
Lake in the Hills, IL (24 miles from Gurnee, IL)
We believe our Dental Hygienists are an integral role in our dental team and better our patient's lives on a daily basis....
19 days ago

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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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Highest Education Level

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

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