Dental Hygienist Jobs in Troy, 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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Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
We need a Dental Hygienist to work in our office in Creve Coeur on Fridays from 8 AM to 5 PM....
2 days ago
American Dental Partners - Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
Registered Dental Hygienist SHARE THIS Category: Dental Hygienist Affiliate: Premier Dental Partners Location: 605 Old Ballas Road, Suite 118, St....
9 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
We are a growth minded and patient focused dental practice looking for an exceptional hygienist to join our team. Our passion is to provide the highest quality care to our patients in a more...
14 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
Full time hygienist wanted for a busy north county office. Hours will be 8-5 Monday-Friday. Vacation and benefits including 401k offered. Appropriate license needed: current MO hygiene license,m...
17 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
Seeking a part time dental hygienist to work 2 days per week preferably M and W. Established but modern and updated office has digital X-rays and CBCT....
25 days ago
Premier Dental Partners - Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
As a Dental Hygienist with Premier Dental Partners, youll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
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25 days ago
People's Health Centers - Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
Dental Hygienist JobPurpose: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis; providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies; charting conditions of decay and disease; performing procedures...
30+ days ago
Heartland Dental - Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
Overview Dental Hygienist An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If you're searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
45+ days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
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...
45+ days ago
Premier Dental Partners - Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Troy, IL)
As a Dental Hygienist you will enjoy: Competitive Salary Earn up to $38 / hour PLUS BONUS!...
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90+ days ago

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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...

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

Led by experts from Public Health Englands Dental X-ray Protection Service (DXPS), this course will improve your...

Tackling Antibiotic Resistance: What Should Dental Teams Do?
Explore how dental teams can tackle the threat of global antibiotic resistance

Antibiotics are lifesaving drugs when you need them, you need them to work. Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) poses a...

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Highest Education Level

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

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