Dental Hygienist Jobs in Elkridge, MD

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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Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Our general practice is looking for a Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices. Parking is provided by the dentist upon hire....
1 day ago
Owings Mills, MD (16 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Pediatric Dental Office is seeking for Hygienist Full/Part time. We are looking for someone friendly, team player... Office hours Monday thru Thursday 8 am to 5pm.
1 day ago
Confidential - Upper Marlboro, MD (21 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Position is for a Maryland Registered Dental Hygienist for 4 days/week (8:00 - 5:00). Must be certified to administer local anesthetic as needed for hygiene procedures....
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2 days ago
Benevis - Gaithersburg, MD (23 miles from Elkridge, MD)
We are actively seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our growing team....
3 days ago
Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Looking for a Dental Hygienist, full or part time, to join our friendly, team oriented and fast paced dental office. Experience preferred, but willing to train the right candidate....
2 days ago
Blissful Dental LLC - Lanham, MD (17 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Part time Hygienist
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18 hours ago
DentalOne Partners - Edgewater, MD (22 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Job Details Job Location : Edgewater - Edgewater, MD Position Type : Part Time Salary Range : Undisclosed Description Overview We are looking for an enthusiastic Dental Hygiene Assistant that...
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1 day ago DentalOne Partners
Pacific Dental Services - Silver Spring, MD (18 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements?...
7 hours ago
New Columbia Dentistry - Washington, DC (23 miles from Elkridge, MD)
5K sign on bonus New Columbia Dentistry In need of a dental hygienist at an upscale DC dental office. Health insurance, 401K, travel expense help. Good hours and great patients....
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18 hours ago New Columbia Dentistry
Dundalk, MD (14 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Ulery Dental & Orthodontics is looking for an efficient and friendly dental hygienist to work in our Dundalk, MD office....
3 days ago
Laurel, MD (10 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Ulery Dental & Orthodontics is seeking an efficient and friendly Dental Hygienist to join us in our Laurel, MD office. "New Grads Welcome"....
3 days ago
Eldersburg, MD (17 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Our hygienist is retiring after 25+ years. Very low stress, small family practice. Very stable staff. Hours are Tuesday through Thursday. Hours and days may be flexible. Retirement plan and paid...
3 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Overview Dental One Associates of Cross Keys is currently hiring a Full-Time Dental Hygienist for our multi-specialty family dental center located in Baltimore, MD 21210 in The Village of Cross Keys...
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4 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Benevis - Washington, DC (24 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Columbia 20008 Requirements And yes, there are requirements for this role: Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in good standing Experience is great, but not always required Speak another language...
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5 days ago Benevis
Tend - Washington, DC (24 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Apply now to join us and get a sign on bonus and parking stipend! Not licensed in DC? We will pay for it! At Tend, we’re combining top-notch care with incredible environments, elevated...
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5 days ago Tend

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Elkridge, MD offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • 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 Elkridge, MD
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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