Dental Hygienist Jobs in Ionia, MI

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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Robert J Saukas D D S ,P C - Stanton, MI (23 miles from Ionia, MI)
Dental Hygienist Job Code Number 11107967 Job Description Parttime licensed Dental Hygienist wanted for Robert J. Saukas D.D.S.,P.C. family dentistry....
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Robert Saukas D.D.S. PC - Stanton, MI (23 miles from Ionia, MI)
I am looking to hire a part-time Dental hygienist. Come join our team!...
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14 days ago
My Community Dental Centers Inc - Ionia, MI
Job Details * Hygienist (RDH) Greater Grand Rapids / Lansing Area SignOn Bonus! Job Code Number 11051413 Job Description Compassion, community, culture, career...at My Community Dental Centers...
24 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
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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...


Clinical Dental Assistant

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Ionia, MI 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 (3.8%)
  • 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 Ionia, MI
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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