Dental Hygienist Jobs in Westwood, 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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Brooklyn, NY (21 miles from Westwood, NJ)
DENTAL HYGIENIST NEEDED ASAP (Brooklyn) We are looking for a self-motivated, highly skilled, dedicated, experienced hygienist to join our practice....
2 days ago
Joseph j mobilia - New York, NY (17 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Details Posted: 25-Jan-22 Location: Ossining, New York Type: Part Time Categories: Clinical Hygienist Dentistry Sector: Hospital, Public and Private Internal Number: 123 Experienced and...
2 days ago
New York, NY (17 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Experience is preferred and a current dental hygienist license is required....
14 hours ago
New York, NY (17 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Busy modern beautiful multi-specialty dental office in Midtown Manhattan near Grand Central looking to add dental hygienists to join our growing team....
14 hours ago
Valhalla, NY (12 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Duties and Responsibilities: -Prophies -SRP -Oral cancer screening -Digital radiographs -Follow sterilization protocols -Placement of Arestin -Take Dental impressions Dentrix experience preferred Compensation...
1 day ago
Jersey City, NJ (19 miles from Westwood, NJ)
General/Multi-Specialty dental practice looking for full time or part time hygienist. we are a PPO/Private practice and do not accept HMOs or Medicaid. office days are Mon 10-6, Tue 11-7, Thu 12-8...
1 day ago
Bronx, NY (13 miles from Westwood, NJ)
We are a two doctor general office looking for a Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices....
1 day ago
Emerson, NJ (2 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Experienced Dental Hygienist should be making top dollar.! If you are not making way over $40 dollars an hour than you are not appreciated....
1 day ago
Dental Health Associates of Irvington - Irvington, NJ (22 miles from Westwood, NJ)
*Experience: - Dental Hygienist: 1 year (Preferred) *Education: - Associate (Required) *License: - Dental Hygienist (Required) - Local Anesthesia (Preferred)...
New York, NY (17 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Dentrix software and knowledge of EMD Airflow system a plus...
2 days ago
Pair Dental (FKA Synergy Specialists) - New York, NY (17 miles from Westwood, NJ)
We need a Dental Hygienist in one of our many practices located in New York, NY....
2 days ago
New York, NY (17 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Responsibilities: Perform dental hygiene services and procedures, including dental prophylaxis, scaling and root planning, periodontal maintenance,, x-rays and sealants....
1 day ago
New York, NY (17 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Our modern cosmetic, fully digital, midtown cosmetic dental practice is seeking to add a professional and personable dental hygienist to our team....
14 hours ago
New York, NY (17 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Experienced Dental Hygienist with a passion for dentistry to join our cosmetic oriented office. Must be a team player! Part-time: Tuesday, Thursday, one Saturday a month....
2 days ago
Dental Practice - East Hanover, NJ (22 miles from Westwood, NJ)
Are you looking to make a career move that will bring you consistent hours, constant collaboration and a great pay rate with no drama? You have finally found your match!! While other Dental...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Westwood, NJ

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$86,790

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Highest Education Level

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

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