Dental Hygienist Jobs in Pontiac, 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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Clinton Township, MI (20 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Full-time Dental Hygienist position with benefits -flexible spending account, health insurance, paid time off, professional development assistance, and retirement plan....
12 hours ago
Midwest Dental - Waterford, MI (6 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist PART TIME Merit Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family! Are you passionate about dental health and helping patients maintain their gleaming smiles?...
Southfield, MI (11 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Dental Hygienist needed for 2 days a week. Work in a safe environment. Excellent Salary. Please call Judy at ... or email resume to ......
1 day ago
DentalOne Partners - Sterling Heights, MI (13 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Perform Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing) and provide associated adjunctive therapy including antimicrobials, antibiotics, and/or laser on periodontally compromised patients (as...
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Utica, MI (14 miles from Pontiac, MI)
examination and oral cancer screening * Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and evaluation of the gingiva and periodontium* Develops a dental...
3 days ago
Jamie Hafke DDS - Walled Lake, MI (12 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Experienced PART TIME RDH to join our DENTAL DREAM TEAM. Great family general dental practice with emphasis on cosmetic dentistry. Our patients are number ONE, and feel the comfort,...
Advanced Periodontics and Implantology - Livonia, MI (21 miles from Pontiac, MI)
As a Dental Hygienist, you should be reliable and able to build trust with patients of all ages....
6 days ago
George & Antwan Dentistry - Walled Lake, MI (12 miles from Pontiac, MI)
JOB DETAILS JOB DETAILS ABOUT GEORGE & ANTWAN DENTISTRY Hygienist Job Code Number 26445638 Job Description Seeking anFull/Part Time Hygienist for our Family/ Friendly office located in Walled...
6 days ago
North American Dental Group - Mount Clemens, MI (21 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Overview Dental Hygienist Part-Time (Friday's) Dental Care of Michigan in Mount Clemens, MI is looking for a part-time/temp licensed, patient-focused hygienist, with a like-minded career vision, to...
7 days ago
Rochester, MI (8 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Dental Hygienist interested in the health of our patients. Patient satisfaction is important to us, we give one hour for a prophy and extended for periodontal therapy....
7 days ago
Royal Oak, MI (14 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Looking for an experience dental hygienist to work two days(Wednesday and Thursday) at our Royal Oak office and/or two days (Monday and Tuesday) at our Dearborn office....
11 days ago
JamesCKomendera dds pc - Rochester, MI (8 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Calling all Hygienists! If you are looking to enhance your current work schedule with a few extra hours per week or are looking for full time employment have we got a place for you! Our office is...
Iha - Pontiac, MI
Provides clinical oral hygiene services including dental prophylaxis, scaling, sealant application and fluoride application....
15 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Farmington, MI (12 miles from Pontiac, MI)
cancer screening * Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and evaluation of the gingiva and periodontium* Develops a dental hygiene diagnosis...
20 days ago
Rochester, MI (8 miles from Pontiac, MI)
Dowtown Rochester Beautiful recently renovated dental office looking for a registered dental hygienist 3-4 days per week. Will mentor a new hygienist or gladly welcome an experienced one....
21 days ago

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Dental Radiography: Radiation Protection in Dental Practice
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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Pontiac, MI offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.9%)
  • 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 (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

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

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