Dental Hygienist Jobs in Montana

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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Department of Veterans Affairs - Fort Harrison, MT
curettage Advance radiographic studies Administration of local anesthesia Advance adjunctive treatment Individual and group oral hygiene instruction for special-needs population Management of medically...
1 day ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Fort Harrison, MT
The Dental Hygienist provides direct patient care under the general supervision of the dentist and performs other clinical and clerical functions independently of direct supervision....
3 days ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Fort Harrison, MT
Creditable Experience:(1) Knowledge of Current Professional Dental Hygienist Practices....
4 days ago
The Delta Companies - Missoula, MT 59801, MT
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS Dental Hygienist (RDH) Up to $38 per hour plus bonus tiers $5000 sign on bonus 401K plan with 4% company match Continuing education Relocation Reimbursement available RESPONSIBILITIES...
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6 days ago The Delta Companies
MT West Dentist - Plains, MT
Come enjoy a practice that supports and promotes oral health with a focus on education and prevention. We have worked very hard to create a place that allows patients the freedom to be heard and...
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13 days ago MT West Dentist
Kalispell, MT
Dental Hygienist Company: Sapphire Dental Location: Kalispell, MT 59901 Post Date: February 12, 2021 Job Status: Full-Time Description: Busy dental office in need of a Dental Hygienist Wage $30-40 per...
18 days ago
Sapphire Dental - Kalispell, MT
Busy dental office in need of a Dental Hygienist Wage $30-40 per hour. Approximately 30 hours per week with great benefits. recblid q1n62aaw8hm596p7yok0rd48secsxl...
23 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...

Dental Office Manager

In this comprehensive online course, you will gain the skills and knowledge to prepare yourself to work as a dental office manager. You will learn all aspects of managing the dental office,...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Montana

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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