Dental Hygienist Jobs in Elizabeth, NJ

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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New York, NY (10 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
High quality Midtown NYC dental practice looking for an experience Dental Hygienist. Office Schedule hours on weekdays 9AM- 6PM, Saturdays 9AM - 3PM (optional). Compensation depends on experience....
22 hours ago
Englewood, NJ (18 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Seeking a professional friendly dental hygienist for our pediatric dental office in Englewood, NJ office. Days available are Wednesday, Friday, and Saturdays....
1 day ago
Madison Avenue Dental Associates - New York, NY (15 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Hygienist: Perform dental prophylaxis, review ohi Administer fluoride, chlorhexidne, etc Chart Administer local anesthesia Follow up with patients ‚Äč Qualifications: Previous experience in a dental...
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17 hours ago Madison Avenue Dental Associates
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Bayonne, NJ (3 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
For more information, please contact [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Registered Dental Hygienist (Part-Time) Responsibilities Depending on the state regulations, a Dental Hygienist: Performs...
2 days ago
Warren, NJ (17 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
State of the art dental facility looking for full time Registered Dental Hygienist who is self motivated, personable and team oriented....
22 hours ago
Jewish Renaissance Medical Center - Perth Amboy, NJ (11 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Procedures may include: Prophylaxis, periodontal scaling, root planning, debridement, supra and subgingival scaling and curettage, application of fluoride treatments, and application of protective sealants...
20 hours ago
iHire - Brooklyn, NY (9 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Dental Hygienist to join our growing high end practice....
14 hours ago
New York, NY (10 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Upper East Side, fee-for-service, pediatric dental practice looking for a full time or part time dental hygienist. Job title includes front desk and clinical hygiene to make full time hours....
2 days ago
Jersey City, NJ (6 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Premier Jersey City Heights dental practice seeking an energetic, dynamic and fun individual to join our awesome team. We pride ourselves on providing our patients with quality dental care in a...
1 day ago
West Orange, NJ (9 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Dental Hygienist needed for Dental Practice located in West Orange, New Jersey. Tuesdays, Thursdays and/or Saturdays available. Very friendly office and staff....
1 day ago
ProKatcher - New York, NY (10 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Job Title: Dental Hygienist Duration: 3 Months with higher extension possibilities Location: 506 lenox Avenue New York, NY 10037 Shift Timing 9.00 am to 5.00 pm may require Some weekends Job Description...
21 hours ago
New York, NY (10 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Dental hygienist wanted for successful modern office. Ideal candidate must have excellent clinical and social skills and work well in a team environment. Great opportunity for the right person....
1 day ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Yonkers, NY (24 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Overview Our Westchester Area Dental Practice is seeking a Full Time Dental Hygiene Assistant! Located @ 2176 Central Park Ave, Yonkers, NY 10710 We are looking for a team oriented individual who...
2 days ago
New York, NY - New York, NY (15 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Certifications & Licenses: Primary Source Online Verification X-Ray License Recommended skills Anesthesias Dental Hygienist Dentistry Patient Education X Rays...
1 day 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...

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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...


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Highest Education Level

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

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