Dental Hygienist Jobs in Missoula, MT

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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The Delta Companies - Missoula, MT
Up to 38 per hour plus bonus $5,000 Sign on Relocation provided 6-8 patient per day Permanent opportunity in Montana Beautiful Clinic, just North of Missoula 4 Day work week If interested call me...
3 days ago
Missoula General Dentistry - Missoula, MT
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements...
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5 days ago
Missoula, MT
Our dental practice is searching for a part-time dental hygienist. One or two days a week is available with flexibility on hours and days. You pick your schedule!...
8 days ago
Frenchtown, MT (18 miles from Missoula, MT)
You love people! Creating relationships with patients absolutely makes your day. You have a passion for educating others and problem solving. You know how important prevention, and good oral...
17 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...


Dental Office Manager

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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Highest Education Level

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

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