Dental Hygienist Jobs in Pittstown, 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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Simply Beautiful Smiles. - Milford, NJ (6 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
Keywords: Dental Hygienist, Location: Milford, NJ - 08848...
6 hours ago
Dr. Tom DiStefano Warren Ridge Dental Care - Bridgewater, NJ (18 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
Job Summary We have an immediate opening for a Dental Hygienist. Our modern, general family practice prides itself on providing excellent and thorough care to all of our patients....
3 days ago
Bridgewater, NJ (18 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
Join a dental company that is dedicated to making our team members, and our patients lives better through dentistry. Are you a new graduate right out of hygiene school? We would love to start your...
3 days ago
Lasting Smiles of Bethlehem - Bethlehem, PA (19 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
- Assessing patients overall dental health, educating them with aids such as intraoral cameras, and suggesting the doctor’s possible diagnosis and treatment plan - Assisting patients in making the best...
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5 days ago
Aspen Dental - Quakertown, PA (20 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
7 days ago
George D. Segel, D.M.D., L.L.C. - Newtown, PA (21 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
P/T - F/T Dental Hygienist who is ready to help change the lives of patients, grow personally and professionally, and loves helping patients achieve excellent perio health....
9 days ago
Gentle Family Dentistry - Bethlehem, PA (22 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
Vibrant and technologically advanced dental office seeking an experienced, friendly, and energetic part-time leading to full-time Dental Hygienist for our Bethlehem and Allentown location....
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10 days ago Gentle Family Dentistry
DentalOne Partners - Pennington, NJ (19 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
Perform routine dental prophylaxis for periodontal healthy patients....
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13 days ago DentalOne Partners
Princeton Dental Group - Princeton, NJ (21 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
Busy, well-established, multi-dentist practice is seeking a part-time Registered Dental Hygienist....
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14 days ago Princeton Dental Group
Basking Ridge, NJ (22 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
Our friendly, state of the art, professional general family practice is looking for a part-time dental hygienist to add to our team....
18 days ago
Pittstown, NJ
Dental Hygienist FT/PT needed for a General Dentistry Practice Mon - 8:30am - 7:30pm Tue - 8:30am - 5pm Thur - 8:30am - 5pm Alternate Saturdays 8am - 12/1pm NJ license needed....
24 days ago
Lehigh Valley Health Network - Bethlehem, PA (20 miles from Pittstown, NJ)
Licensure and Certifications: Pennsylvania Dental Hygienist license. XXX yes;DH #...
90+ 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...

Complete Dental Hygienist Training Course
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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Pittstown, NJ offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Pittstown, NJ
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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