Dental Hygienist Jobs in Plainsboro, 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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NJ Team Dental Center - Old Bridge, NJ (14 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Seeking part time dental hygienst for fridays 8:30 am-6pm and alternating saturdays 8:30am-1pm
Cornerstone Dental - Hillsborough, NJ (12 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
General Dental Office in Practice over 30 years Seeking Full Time Dental Hygienist 4 Day Work Week Health & Dental Benefits 401 K Pension Plan/ Profit Sharing Vacation/ Sick Time Flexible Schedule,...
Dental illuminations - Plainsboro, 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...
Midwest Dental - Whitehouse Station, NJ (20 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist $2,500 Sign on Bonus! FULL TIME Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family!...
Dental Health Associates of Plainfield - Plainfield, NJ (21 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
*Experience: - Dental Hygienist: 1 year (Preferred) *Education: - Associate (Required) *License: - Dental Hygienist (Required) - Local Anesthesia (Preferred)...
Dental Health Associates of Hamilton Square - Hamilton Square, NJ (8 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
*Experience: - Dental Hygienist: 1 year (Preferred) *Education: - Associate (Required) *License: - Dental Hygienist (Required) - Local Anesthesia (Preferred)...
Trenton, NJ (11 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
QR Code Link to This Post We are currently looking for Dental Hygienists in the greater Trenton area....
6 days ago
Whitehouse Station, NJ (20 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Dental Hygienists work collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a priority....
6 days ago
Feasterville Trevose, PA (23 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
cancer screening, head and neck inspection, dental charting, taking blood pressure and pulse; input new or update existing treatment plans in Open Dental system taking and developing dental radiographs...
8 days ago
Willowood Dental Care - Levittown, PA (17 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Looking for dental hygienist for a busy dental office in levittown for mondays only 10-6pm and possible one saturday a month or none.Must be able to work in fast paced environment and must have excellent...
10 days ago
Englishtown, NJ (12 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
QR Code Link to This Post Hygienist needed in a busy manalapan office. Pay competitive, friendly staff
10 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Pennington, NJ (10 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Perform Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing) and provide associated adjunctive therapy including antimicrobials, antibiotics, and/or laser on periodontally compromised patients (as...
Feasterville Trevose, PA (23 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
In search of a dental Hygienist for one or 2 days a week, Tuesdays or Wednesdays. Hours 9-7 or 11-7. Friendly family practice! A friendly place to work....
12 days ago
GPAC - Trenton, NJ (11 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Qualifications: Valid Dental Hygienist License Minimum of an Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene. Maintain up to date trainings as required by law. Versed in Dentrix is required....
18 days ago
Aspen Dental - Bensalem, PA (24 miles from Plainsboro, NJ)
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
29 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...

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Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Plainsboro, NJ offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.9%)
  • 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 (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

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

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