Dental Hygienist Jobs in Topsham, ME

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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Jessie Albert Dental & Orthodontic Center - Bath, ME 04530, ME (10 miles from Topsham, ME)
Certification in State of Maine for use of Nitrous Oxide and local anesthesia is preferred....
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4 days ago Jessie Albert Dental & Orthodontic Center
Jessie Albert Dental & Orthodontic Center - Bath, ME 04530, ME (10 miles from Topsham, ME)
Certification in State of Maine for use of Nitrous Oxide and local anesthesia is preferred....
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6 days ago Jessie Albert Dental & Orthodontic Center
Parkview Adventist Medical Center - Brunswick, ME (5 miles from Topsham, ME)
Qualifications State of Maine Dental Hygiene License and State of Maine Dental Radiographer License At least one to two years' experience as a Dental Hygienist required....
12 days ago
Great Falls Dental Associates - Auburn, ME (15 miles from Topsham, ME)
Certified Dental Hygienist needed 5 days per week: -We are seeking a professional, energetic team player dedicated to providing a Great Patient Experience....
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15 days ago
Aspen Dental - Topsham, ME
Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required....
18 days ago
Aspen Dental - Topsham, ME
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
20 days ago

Demographic Data for Topsham, ME

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Topsham, ME

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

$65,500

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Highest Education Level

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

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