Dental Hygienist Jobs in Waltham, 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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Benevis - Roxbury, MA (10 miles from Waltham, MA)
***Up to $5,000 sign on bonus for qualified applicants*** Position: Dental Hygienist Position I.D: #13980 Schedule: Full-Time Practice: Cortland Dental & Braces Address: 2181 Washington St, Roxbury,...
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Tewksbury, MA (14 miles from Waltham, MA)
Dental Hygienist (Tewksbury) 1445 main st ( ) compensation: hourly rat between 38 to 42 depends on experience employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Looking for hygienist be part of our...
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Weymouth, MA (20 miles from Waltham, MA)
Dental Hygienist (part-time and full-time) (Weymouth) compensation: Competitive salary employment type: employees choice QR Code Link to This Post Comfort Dental has been providing dental care for over...
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Walker Dental - Cambridge, MA (6 miles from Waltham, MA)
Looking for a full time or part time passionate and energetic dental hygienist to join our team! We are a boutique dental practice in the heart of Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA....
14 hours ago
Chelsea, MA (11 miles from Waltham, MA)
Excellent Opportunity for an experience and licensed Dental Hygienist Strong communication skills in English and Spanish This is a full time or part time position Monday-Friday Interested candidates...
14 hours ago
Newton, MA (4 miles from Waltham, MA)
Valid Massachusetts Dental Hygienist license required. We look forward to meeting you!...
3 days ago
Winthrop, MA (14 miles from Waltham, MA)
We are looking for an awesome dental hygienist to join our team, and make our office their home....
3 days ago
Shawsheen family dental - Tewksbury, MA (14 miles from Waltham, MA)
We are a family dental practice looking for a license dental hygienist Monday and Thursday 8 am to 5 pm, Tuesday and Wednesday 12 to 7 pm. Flexibility on Mondays and Thursdays....
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3 days ago
North Grafton, MA (24 miles from Waltham, MA)
We are looking for a part time Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health in our practice. Great compensation, laundry service will be provided....
4 days ago
Southborough, MA (14 miles from Waltham, MA)
Top Dental Hygienists Wanted! New England Dental Group was voted as one of Boston Globes Top Places to Work for the past three years!...
4 days ago
Woburn, MA (8 miles from Waltham, MA)
Position available for highly skilled Registered Dental Hygienist in well-established privately owned general dentist practice in Woburn, MA....
4 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Burlington, MA (8 miles from Waltham, MA)
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 days ago
Comfort Dental - Weymouth, MA (20 miles from Waltham, MA)
The Dental Hygienists at Comfort Dental partner with the dentists in direct patient care and serve as an integral part of the healthcare team, promoting superior oral health for all patients....
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5 days ago Comfort Dental
Stoneham, MA (9 miles from Waltham, MA)
Multispecialty family type dental office is looking for part time 2-3 days hygienist. State of art, high quality dental service provided to patients and friendly atmosphere for staff. Prefer...
5 days ago
Advantage Dental Oral Health Center - Bolton, MA (17 miles from Waltham, MA)
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in state of practice. Current CPR certification. Knowledge of practice management software a plus....
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Highest Education Level

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

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