Dental Hygienist Jobs in Kansas

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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Jennifer A. Kirwan, DDS, PA - Leavenworth, KS
12 WEEK MATERNITY COVERAGE NEEDED! POTENTIAL FOR FULL-TIME HIRE AFTERWARD! One of our wonderful hygienists is getting ready to have her baby! We need someone to replace her while she is on her...
2 days ago
Paola, KS
We are a busy dental practice in Miami County that is looking to add a new hygienist to our team. Ideal candidate will have: * A minimum of two years of dental experience. * Excellent work ethic....
10 hours ago
Sedgwick - Wichita, KS
Five years' experience as a clinical dental hygienist....
8 days ago
Shawnee Mission, KS
Our office has a hygiene assistant position available for a Spanish speaking person. This position is responsible for seating/greeting patients, taking x-rays, sterilizing instruments and...
9 days ago
Stynt - Wichita, KS
Associated topics: cleaning, condition, dental hygienist, diagnosis, evaluations, hygienst, mouth, rda, rdh, scaling...
10 days ago
Overland Park, KS
Full time dental hygienist (4 days/week) needed for patient and service oriented, growing practice. No squeezing you on time....
10 days ago
Access Staffing LLC - Garden City, KS
Detailed Job Description: ***UPDATED AS OF 6/2/2020 DENTAL OFFICES REOPENING NOW...PPE SAFEGUARDS IN PLACE*** Dental Hygienists DESPERATELY needed for temporary assignments for General and Pediatric...
22 days ago
Overland Park, KS
Are you ready to take your career as a Dental Hygienist further than you ever thought possible?...
25 days ago
Overland Park, KS
Looking for a full time dental hygienist to join our team!...
28 days ago
Shawnee Mission, KS
Periodontal Specialists Dental office is seeking a Hygienist that is a team player, can multi-task and is passionate about patient education. We are an established practice with over 20 years...
28 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Lawrence, KS
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...
30+ days ago
Heartland Dental - Olathe, KS
$1500 Sign On Bonus Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist in Olathe/ Overland Park area An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If you're searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist...
30+ days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Shawnee, KS
About you As a registered dental hygienist with our team, you need to have a current state license. You will have a desire to always be learning and want to stay on top of the latest technology....
30+ days ago
Kool Smiles - Topeka, KS
Our Full-Time dental hygienists also receive company paid malpractice insurance and Continuing Education reimbursement. Other benefits include: medical, dental, vision and optional life insurance....
30+ days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Kansas City, KS
About you As a registered dental hygienist with our team, you need to have a current state license. You will have a desire to always be learning and want to stay on top of the latest technology....
45+ 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...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice
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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...


HIPAA for Dental Offices
This course is designed to provide a comprehensive look at HIPAA legislation and address its application within a dental office setting. To ensure the privacy of protected health information,...

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Kansas 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 (3.8%)
  • 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 Kansas
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

Salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Kansas

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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