Dental Hygienist Jobs in Amityville, NY

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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East Setauket, NY (22 miles from Amityville, NY)
Part time position available. Looking for dedicated caring person for a family oriented practice. Send resume Call Lisa at ...
1 day ago
Garden City, NY (12 miles from Amityville, NY)
Dental hygienist needed for Mondays, Wednesdays, 8AM to 5PM, some Saturdays, 8AM-2PM. One or all of these days. Established periodontal practice....
1 day ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Commack, NY (12 miles from Amityville, NY)
Our Commack practice is searching for a full-time Registered Dental Hygienist!...
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2 days ago
Great Neck, NY (16 miles from Amityville, NY)
Dental Hygienist Wednesdays for high quality, high tech, relaxed one chair home office general practice. Must be personable and skilled in assisting as well....
2 days ago
Saint James, NY (18 miles from Amityville, NY)
Patient centered practice is currently seeking an experienced dental hygienist perm position....
1 day ago
Concerned Dental Care - Smithtown, NY (16 miles from Amityville, NY)
The Role The Dental Hygienist motivates, educates, and provides excellent treatment....
1 day ago
Freeport, NY (9 miles from Amityville, NY)
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices. Experience with Dentrix and Dexis preferred....
1 day ago
Ridgewood, NY (24 miles from Amityville, NY)
Dental Hygienist needed for busy dental office. Saturdays are a must. Experience preferred or new Graduates welcome to apply. Call ... or email your resume....
1 day ago
South Setauket, NY (21 miles from Amityville, NY)
Looking for a local hygienist for (two) half days at general dental practice in South Setauket. Hours needed are as follows: Thursday 9am-1pm and one Saturday per month 9am-2pm. Occasional fill in...
4 days ago
Elite Family Dental Care - Merrick, NY (7 miles from Amityville, NY)
Certified /Digital X-Ray Registered Dental Hygienist Zoom Whitening Dentrix knowledge preferred This is a full service dental office devoted to restoring and enhancing the natural beauty of your smile...
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4 days ago
Shore Smiles Dental, PC - Massapequa, NY (2 miles from Amityville, NY)
Would you like the opportunity to learn how to ensure every patient gets the treatment they need and make a great living doing so? If the answer is yes, then this is the opportunity you've been...
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5 days ago Shore Smiles Dental, PC
Larchmont, NY (24 miles from Amityville, NY)
we are looking for a talented and skilled dental hygienist to join our team in a private upper scale dental office in lower Westchester. great, appreciative patients to treat. must have knowledge of...
7 days ago
Whitestone, NY (22 miles from Amityville, NY)
Procedures may include: prophylaxis, periodontal scaling, root planning, debridement, application of fluoride treatments, application of Arrestin, and application of protective sealants....
7 days ago
Wantagh, NY (5 miles from Amityville, NY)
Procedures may include: prophylaxis, periodontal scaling, root planning, debridement, application of fluoride treatments, application of Arrestin, and application of protective sealants....
7 days ago
Melville, NY (6 miles from Amityville, NY)
Procedures may include: prophylaxis, periodontal scaling, root planning, debridement, application of fluoride treatments, application of Arrestin, and application of protective sealants....
7 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Amityville, NY

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Amityville, NY as reported by the BLS.

$86,790

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Amityville, NY offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • 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 Amityville, NY
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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