Dental Hygienist Jobs in Pennington, 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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Dental illuminations - Plainsboro, NJ (10 miles from Pennington, NJ)
, scaling and root planning, fluoride and sealant placement Take Oral Cancer Screening Outstanding communication skills and ability to properly and effectively educate patients on oral health status...
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4 hours ago Dental illuminations
Lyons Family Dentistry - Bordentown, NJ (16 miles from Pennington, NJ)
Our upscale practice is seeking a dynamic and experienced Registered Dental Hygienist to join our exceptional team!...
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20 hours ago Lyons Family Dentistry
Hamilton, NJ (7 miles from Pennington, NJ)
We are looking for a Part -time Hygienist to join our family practice in Hamilton, NJ. We are seeking an individual who is motivated, organized, and energetic to join our team. We are a single...
3 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - New Brunswick, NJ (21 miles from Pennington, NJ)
Our New Jersey Dental Group is seeking Registered Dental Hygienist(s) for Temp Work on an on-going, as needed basis!...
1 day ago
Hightstown, NJ (15 miles from Pennington, NJ)
PT dental Hygienist needed on Mondays (may need more days) in a general dental office. Please send Resume....
1 day ago
Lawrenceville Dental Arts - Lawrence Township, NJ (5 miles from Pennington, NJ)
Dental Hygienist(s) needed for Lawrenceville, NJ private practice on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Beautiful, modern office with excellent working environment, great staff....
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23 hours ago
Midwest Dental - Whitehouse Station, NJ (19 miles from Pennington, NJ)
Hygienist | Active CPR and compliance with any other licensing or credentialing requirements | Current certification to administer local anesthesia preferred (as allowed by state statutes) We are an...
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7 days ago Midwest Dental
DentalOne Partners - Fairless Hills, PA (10 miles from Pennington, NJ)
Perform Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planning) and provide associated adjunctive therapy including antimicrobials, antibiotics, and/or laser on periodontal compromised patients (as...
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9 days ago DentalOne Partners
Great Expressions Dental Centers - New Brunswick, NJ (21 miles from Pennington, NJ)
status including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description...
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11 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - East Brunswick, NJ (21 miles from Pennington, NJ)
Responsibilities Essential Responsibilities Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients...
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13 days ago Dental Care Alliance
DentalOne Partners - Pennington, NJ
Job Details Job Location : Family and Spa Dentistry-Donna Vagnozzi-Bucci - Pennington, NJ Position Type : Part Time Salary Range : Undisclosed
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14 days ago DentalOne Partners
Warminster, PA (16 miles from Pennington, NJ)
Well established solo Dr. practice is looking for a caring hygienist to join our team. Approximately 25-28 hours per week, no Saturdays. Hourly rate and a bonus system in place for productivity....
21 days ago
Edison, NJ (24 miles from Pennington, NJ)
We are an expanding family dental practice looking for a hygienist with the right skill set and personality to join our team! Applicant should be comfortable doing dental cleanings, scaling,...
23 days ago
Ambler, PA (24 miles from Pennington, NJ)
COME ROLL WITH US Seeking Part-Time Full Time patient oriented registered dental hygienist for Spring House - Ambler office (Excellent Location)....
23 days ago
Aspen Dental - Lawrence, NJ (5 miles from Pennington, NJ)
Join the general practice team as a Hygienist and say 'yes' to: State-of-the-art technology including new iTero scanners, digital x-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening, and in-office whitening Collaborating...
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30+ days ago

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Pennington, NJ offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • High School or GED (5.8%)
  • 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 Pennington, NJ
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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