Dental Hygienist Jobs in Pittsfield, MA

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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Columbia Dental Assoc. P.C. - Valatie, NY (19 miles from Pittsfield, MA)
Part time registered dental hygienist wanted. Job requires the ability to do the following: prophilaxis adult and children xrays, sealants, fluoride treatments scaling...
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5 days ago
Columbia Dental Assoc. P.C. - Valatie, NY (19 miles from Pittsfield, MA)
sealants,xray certified, fluoride treatments,dental terminology,dental prophylaxis,scaling &root planing,coronal polishing. Duties include cleaning,xraying and polishing patient's teeth....
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5 days ago
East Greenbush, NY (20 miles from Pittsfield, MA)
Greenbush Family Dental in Hannaford Plaza is looking for professional candidates with a current New York State dental hygiene license interested in working in a fast paced private office. Part...
11 days ago
Troy, NY (24 miles from Pittsfield, MA)
Dental Hygienists work collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a priority....
14 days ago
Pittsfield, MA
Busy general dental office is looking for an experienced Dental Hygienist, full/part-time. Comprehensive compensation, great team. Opportunity to work on the cutting edge of digital dentistry....
21 days ago
Washington, MA (12 miles from Pittsfield, MA)
If you are a dental hygienist who values excellence and are looking for a dynamic dental office, we are looking for a progressive dental hygienist ready to lean-in and pursue an incredible opportunity...
29 days ago
Midwest Dental - Troy, NY (24 miles from Pittsfield, MA)
Dental Hygienist FULL TIME We love hygienists!...
90+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Pittsfield, MA
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
90+ 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

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...

Dental applications of Nanotechnology
This course discusses current concepts of nanotechnology and their applications in dental materials through highlighting on the nanostructures and various applications in dentistry and medicine....

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Pittsfield, MA

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Highest Education Level

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

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