Dental Hygienist Jobs in Whitinsville, 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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Spencer, MA (18 miles from Whitinsville, MA)
Job Description Job Purpose: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis; providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies; charting conditions of decay and disease; performing procedures...
1 day ago
Putnam, CT (18 miles from Whitinsville, MA)
Are you ready to take your career as a Dental Hygienist further than you ever thought possible?...
10 days ago
Worcester, MA (11 miles from Whitinsville, 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!...
10 days ago
Central Falls, RI (21 miles from Whitinsville, MA)
Are you ready to take your career as a Dental Hygienist further than you ever thought possible?...
11 days ago
42 North Dental - South Attleboro, MA (22 miles from Whitinsville, MA)
We realize that as a dental hygienist your top priority, besides your student loan and family time is patient care....
13 days ago
42 North Dental - Westborough, MA (10 miles from Whitinsville, MA)
Overview We are Hiring for an Amazing Dental Hygienist All Dental is looking for a patient-focused dental hygienist to join our team of enthusiastic and experienced professionals....
13 days ago
Worcester, MA (11 miles from Whitinsville, MA)
Dental Hygienist (Worcester County) ( google map ) compensation: $35.00 - $42.00 per hour Benefits: 401(k), 401(k) matching, Health insurance, Paid time off employment type: part-time QR Code Link to...
16 days ago
Providence, RI (24 miles from Whitinsville, MA)
Must have a current dental hygienist license....
18 days ago

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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...

Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
Nitrous oxide course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists - Guide to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Minimal Conscious Sedation or PAN Sedation: Theoretical Basis of Practice. By Dr Mark A. GillmanThis...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Whitinsville, MA

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Highest Education Level

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

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