Dental Hygienist Jobs in Federalsburg, 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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Choptank Community Health System - Federalsburg, MD
Provides oral cancer screening, hygiene assessment, dental prophylaxis, periodontal services, local anesthesia and nitrous, if certified, fluoride treatments and dental sealants....
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American Dental Partners - Delmar, DE (20 miles from Federalsburg, MD)
Dental Hygienist SHARE THIS Category: Dental Hygienist Affiliate: 1st Advantage Dental Group Location: 74 Delaware Ave., Delmar, NY Position Summary: Our office in Delmar is seeking a patient focused...
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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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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Federalsburg, MD

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

$85,240

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Highest Education Level

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

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