Dental Hygienist Jobs in Saint Louis, MO

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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Alpha Dental Care - Saint Louis, MO (10 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Our well established private practice is looking for a Registered Dental Hygienist. We are looking for full time or part time depending on your schedule....
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3 days ago Alpha Dental Care
Saint Louis, MO
As a Dental Hygienist with our team in St. Louis, youll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
4 days ago
Compass Health Network - Saint Charles, MO (20 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Hygienist in Missouri • Local Anesthesia Permit for infiltration and block • Nitrous Oxide Certification, preferred • Knowledge of Federal, State, and clinic regulations for the provision of outpatient...
4 days ago
Saint Charles, MO (20 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
We are an established practice seeking a friendly and caring Dental Hygienist for 3 days a week. We are a small office and much lower stress than some of the larger practices....
5 days ago
Saint Louis, MO
We are looking for a happy, caring and compassionate individual who loves dentistry as much as we do. We are in the office for 3 (Mon, Tue, Wed) fun-filled days from 8am to 5 pm. Remember we love...
6 days ago
Saint Louis, MO
Our office is searching for a great dental hygienist to add to our dental team....
8 days ago
Bridgeton, MO (15 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
We are a fast paced, team oriented office looking for a Dental Hygienist. We are a growing practice looking for someone patient focused and outgoing....
10 days ago
Saint Louis, MO
We are looking for an outgoing, dependable hygienist able to work 25 to 30 hours a week with at least 2 years experience. The Doctors are following COVID19 recommendations. We are supplied with...
12 days ago
Saint Charles, MO (20 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
In search of an outstanding hygienist. Applicants should pride themselves in having a great work ethic, positive attitude, a friendly and calm demeanor and a willingness to continually improve!...
13 days ago
Midwest Dental - Saint Louis, MO (8 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Dental Hygienist FULL TIME It is better here....
15 days ago
Midwest Dental - Saint Louis, MO (8 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Job Information Midwest Dental Dental Hygienist in Shrewsbury, Missouri Overview Registered Dental Hygienist FULL TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why....
17 days ago
Fairview Heights, IL (10 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Upcoming opening for an experienced Illinois-licensed dental hygienist in a non-corporate, fee-for-service single doctor dental practice....
22 days ago
People's Health Centers - Saint Louis, MO
Dental Hygienist JobPurpose: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis; providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies; charting conditions of decay and disease; performing procedures...
23 days ago
Saint Louis, MO
Do you want to be part of a company that strives to be the BEST in the dental industry? If so, we want to hear from you! Are you a licensed Dental Assistant that wants to be part of a company that...
27 days ago
Ballwin, MO (19 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Ballwin Dental Care is in need of Hygienists. Opportunity to work part time, or we are even offering just two Saturdays/month if that works better with your schedule. Why do you want to work with...
30+ days ago

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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...

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

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

Salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Saint Louis, MO

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