Dental Hygienist Jobs in West Roxbury, 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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Boston, MA (7 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
Dental Hygienists Needed (Boston) compensation: competitive rates employment type: employees choice QR Code Link to This Post Dental Hygienists needed for multiple opportunities in and around Boston...
3 days ago
William Law, DMD, Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, PC - Acton, MA (19 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
Registered Dental Hygienist needed full-time at our small-sized, family practice located in Acton, MA. Our focus is on providing excellent dental care for our patients....
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2 days ago William Law, DMD, Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, PC
Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH) - Danvers, MA (23 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
EXPERIENCE:Specify minimum creditable years of experience and clearly indicate if preferredor required 3- 5 years experience as a dental hygienist preferred....
2 days ago
Boston, MA (7 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
Dental office in Boston's Back Bay is seeking a part time dental hygienist to join our team 1 to 2 days a week; Normal hours from 8 am to 5 pm, Mother's hours will also be considered....
2 days ago
Brockton, MA (15 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
Currently seeking reliable hygienist for full time position in family friendly private solo practioner general dental office. Paid time off and competitive hourly salary
2 days ago
Revere, MA (12 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
We are a fast paced, well established dental office looking for a reliable, friendly, team oriented dental hygienist to join our staff. The position is full or part time and must have flexibility....
2 days ago
Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH) - Boston, MA (7 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
Other duties as assigned Qualifications Licensed Dental Hygienist. In lieu of a hygienist license, DMD license will be accepted Experience in clinical research, preferred....
21 hours ago
Medfield, MA (9 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
Our close-knit practice is looking to add a Registered Dental Hygienist to its friendly group of dental professionals....
2 hours ago
Malden, MA (12 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
We use digital x-rays and have the most recent version of Dentrix software. Take a look at our website and see if working at D2 Dental might be a good fit for you!...
2 days ago
Midwest Dental - Attleboro, MA (24 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist **$1,000 Sign on Bonus** PART TIME Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family!...
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3 days ago Midwest Dental
Boston, MA (7 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
We are currently looking for Dental Hygienists in the greater Boston area....
5 days ago
Belmont, MA (8 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
Dental Hygienists work collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a priority....
5 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Chelmsford, MA (23 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements?...
5 days ago
Boston, MA (7 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
FT/PT EXPERIENCED DENTAL HYGIENIST NEEDED FOR PREMIER GROUP PRACTICE IN CAMBRIDGE. MUST HAVE MA LICENSE, RADIOLOGY AND CPR CERT. PLEASE E-MAIL RESUME FOR CONSIDERATION....
6 days ago
Braintree, MA (9 miles from West Roxbury, MA)
We are seeking an experienced, outgoing and professional dental hygienist to join our well established, modern multispecialty group practice....
6 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in West Roxbury, MA

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in West Roxbury, MA as reported by the BLS.

$82,750

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in West Roxbury, MA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in West Roxbury, MA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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