Dental Hygienist Jobs in Livonia, 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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Julie A. Fattore, DDS - Bloomfield Hills, MI (12 miles from Livonia, MI)
Julie Fattore, DDS, is looking for a special hygienist to join our team in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Team Fattore has successfully adapted to a strict COVID-19 protocol and commitment to the safety...
3 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Westland, MI (2 miles from Livonia, MI)
health status including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed...
19 hours ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Royal Oak, MI (14 miles from Livonia, MI)
a patient's current health status including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that...
1 day ago
Midwest Dental - Waterford, MI (19 miles from Livonia, MI)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist PART TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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1 day ago Midwest Dental
DentalOne Partners - Allen Park, MI (11 miles from Livonia, MI)
Perform Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planning) and provide associated adjunctive therapy including antimicrobials, antibiotics, and/or laser on periodontal compromised patients (as...
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1 day ago DentalOne Partners
Aspen Dental - Woodhaven, MI (18 miles from Livonia, MI)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
9 hours ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Garden City, MI (3 miles from Livonia, MI)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
3 hours ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Livonia, MI
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Madison Heights, MI (16 miles from Livonia, MI)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Eastpointe, MI (22 miles from Livonia, MI)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Taylor, MI (11 miles from Livonia, MI)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Novi, MI (10 miles from Livonia, MI)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Warren, MI (22 miles from Livonia, MI)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Eastpointe, MI (22 miles from Livonia, MI)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Troy, MI (19 miles from Livonia, MI)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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5 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...

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...

Administrative Dental Assistant

As an Administrative Dental Assistant, you will perform as a professional dental staff member and work on behalf of the patient as well as the dentist. This exciting Administrative Dental...


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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Livonia, MI

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Livonia, MI as reported by the BLS.

$63,790

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Highest Education Level

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

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