Dental Hygienist Jobs in Germantown, 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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Dental Care Alliance - Capitol Heights, MD (24 miles from Germantown, MD)
Strong verbal and written communication skills Active CPR certification, required Local Anesthesia license, required Additional benefits for full-time employees: Medical Dental services Life insurance...
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2 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Mary's Center - Washington, DC (20 miles from Germantown, MD)
Provides clinical oral hygiene services including dental prophylaxis, scaling, sealant application and fluoride application consistent with accepted professional practices and standards and in compliance...
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7 hours ago
Dental Care Alliance - Fairfax, VA (19 miles from Germantown, MD)
Overview Rye Smiles for Life is currently hiring a Dental Hygienist to work at our office located in Fairfax, Virginia 22030....
1 day ago
Acuity Professional Placement Solutions - Rockville, MD (8 miles from Germantown, MD)
Dental Hygienist (RDH) We are seeking a qualified Dental Hygienist (RDH) for an immediate opening in Rockville, MD....
3 days ago
Heartland Dental - Rockville, MD (8 miles from Germantown, MD)
An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If youre searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
3 days ago
Merrifield Smiles - Falls Church, VA (20 miles from Germantown, MD)
The Ideal candidate must meet the following requirements/duties: -Virginia X-ray certified -Punctual and reliable -Able to properly educate patients on oral hygiene -Able to prepare dental instruments...
4 days ago
Ashburn, VA (12 miles from Germantown, MD)
As a Dental Hygienist with our team, youll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
5 days ago
Costa Dentistry - Ashburn, VA (15 miles from Germantown, MD)
**IMMEDIATE HIRE** $1,000 SIGN ON BONUS We are a growing, state of the art, modern dental office looking for a friendly, upbeat and caring Virginia licensed dental hygienist for Costa Dentistry....
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5 days ago Costa  Dentistry
Aaron I. Linchuck, DDS - College Park, MD (21 miles from Germantown, MD)
General Practice in College Park, MD is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team....
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5 days ago
Expert Smiles - College Park, MD (21 miles from Germantown, MD)
Dedicated dental hygienist wanted for busy, well-established general dentist in College Park, MD. Very competitive compensation and BONUSES available....
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5 days ago
DC Pearls Dental Boutique - Washington, DC (20 miles from Germantown, MD)
A growing and fast pace dental practice looking for a lead Registered/certified dental assistant in District of Columbia. We are looking for a candidate that can work PART-TIME. BILINGUAL...
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6 days ago DC Pearls Dental Boutique
Washington, DC (21 miles from Germantown, MD)
Job responsibilities would include: routine hygiene appointments scaling and root planing administering local anesthesia digital radiographs periodontal charting diode laser use oral hygiene instructions...
6 days ago
Washington, DC (21 miles from Germantown, MD)
This is a Full Time position for the right RDH - Registered Dental Hygienist! Please send Resume and Salary requirements to Allen Schiff, Dental CPA at ... or fax to .... Thank you and Good Luck!...
7 days ago
Washington, DC (21 miles from Germantown, MD)
Our growing pediatric dental office is looking to add a PT reliable dental assistant and a PT dental hygienist....
7 days ago
Washington, DC (21 miles from Germantown, MD)
General Dental practice is seeking a Dental Hygienist part time 2/3 days a week. Looking for someone with good bed side manners and communication skills....
7 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
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Highest Education Level

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

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