Dental Hygienist Jobs in Mishawaka, IN

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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Dental Care Alliance - Goshen, IN (15 miles from Mishawaka, IN)
Overview The Dental Center is currently looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our office located in Goshen, Indiana 46526....
19 hours ago
Dental Care Alliance - Mishawaka, IN
Overview The Dental Center is hiring a Dental Hygienist for our office located in Mishawaka, Indiana 46544....
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9 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Heartland Dental - South Bend, IN (6 miles from Mishawaka, IN)
Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist $7500 Sign on bonus!!!!...
45+ days ago
North American Dental Group - Mishawaka, IN
Overview Dental Hygienist Full-Time $1500 Sign-On Bonus Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient...
60+ 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...

Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
Nitrous oxide course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists - Guide to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Minimal Conscious Sedation or PAN Sedation: Theoretical Basis of Practice. By Dr Mark A. GillmanThis...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice

This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through photography, from the...


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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Mishawaka, IN

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

$65,900

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Mishawaka, IN offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.9%)
  • 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 Mishawaka, IN
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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