Dental Hygienist Jobs in Rockville, 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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Germantown, MD (8 miles from Rockville, MD)
We are are looking for a Registered Dental Hygienist to join our growing practice on a full time basis. The office is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and first Saturday of each month....
1 day ago
Elaine Ellis Center of Health - Washington, DC (14 miles from Rockville, MD)
Complete dental prophylaxis by properly cleaning teeth and area below gum margins. Complete oral cancer screening and protocols for detecting disease....
1 day ago
Falls Church, VA (14 miles from Rockville, MD)
The Dental Hygienist would receive training in: Velscope oral cancer screening, CariVu cavity detection, Oral DNA testing, Perio Protect trays as well as other commonly used office technology....
8 hours ago
Pacific Dental Services - Silver Spring, MD (8 miles from Rockville, MD)
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...
4 hours ago
Dental Care Alliance - Fairfax, VA (21 miles from Rockville, MD)
Responsibilities Essential responsibilities include: Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of...
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3 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Dental Care Alliance - Alexandria, VA (19 miles from Rockville, MD)
Responsibilities Essential Responsibilities Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients...
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3 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Dental Care Alliance - Falls Church, VA (14 miles from Rockville, MD)
Responsibilities Essential responsibilities include: Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of...
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3 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Bradlee Dental Care - Alexandria, VA 22302, VA (17 miles from Rockville, MD)
We are a fast growing, privately owned dental office in Alexandria, VA, seeking a talented and enthusiastic Registered Dental Hygienist to join us in a great deal of fun....
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5 days ago Bradlee Dental Care
Washington, DC (14 miles from Rockville, MD)
hygienist to join our team....
6 days ago
Arlington, VA (13 miles from Rockville, MD)
Top Paid Dental Hygienist (Arlington VA) 1425 S Eads ST near 15th St S compensation: as per market employment type: part-time QR Code Link to This Post Job Description Looking for a top paid and star...
6 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Rockville, MD)
Overview Dental One Associates is currently hiring a Hygiene Assistant to work at our office located in Columbia, Maryland 21044. This is a full-time position working Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday...
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6 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Costa Dentistry - Ashburn, VA (20 miles from Rockville, 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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7 days ago Costa  Dentistry
Alexandria, VA (19 miles from Rockville, MD)
Dental Hygienist (Alexandria) compensation: Based on experience employment type: part-time QR Code Link to This Post Dental Bar is hiring a part-time, Virginia Licensed Dental Hygienist....
7 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Rockville, MD)
Responsibilities Essential Responsibilities: Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients...
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8 days ago Dental Care Alliance
DC Pearls Dental Boutique - Washington, DC (13 miles from Rockville, 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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9 days ago DC Pearls Dental Boutique

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Dental Radiography: Radiation Protection in Dental Practice

Led by experts from Public Health Englands Dental X-ray Protection Service (DXPS), this course will improve your understanding of the requirements for radiation protection in dental practice...


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

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 photography, from the...


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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Rockville, MD

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

$90,260

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Rockville, MD offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • 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 Rockville, MD
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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