Dental Hygienist Jobs in Amsterdam, 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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Midwest Dental - Schenectady, NY (14 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist FULL TIME **$3,000 Sign on Bonus** It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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American Dental Partners - Schenectady, NY (14 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Dental Hygienist SHARE THIS Category: Dental Hygienist Affiliate: 1st Advantage Dental Group Location: Niskayuna, NY Position Summary: This Year, Elevate Your Hygiene Career....
1 day ago
Schenectady, NY (14 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Private General dental office is looking for a part time hygienist. Office is newly renovated and each hyg room is equipped with digital xray. Must have one year experience. We look forward to...
7 hours ago
Midwest Dental - Schenectady, NY (14 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Dental Hygienist FULL TIME It is better here....
7 days ago
Aspen Dental - Albany, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
9 days ago
Clifton Park, NY (19 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
As a Dental Hygienist with 1st Advantage, you will play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
10 days ago
Aspen Dental - Amsterdam, NY
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
11 days ago
Schenectady, NY (14 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Registered Dental Hygienist compensation: $35-$40 employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post We are looking for a full-time registered dental hygienist position in our general dental practice...
16 days ago
Whitney M. Young Jr. Health Ctr. - Albany, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Perform dental and/or periodontal assessments as an aid to diagnosis by the dentist and to assist the dental hygienist in providing dental hygiene services....
20 days ago
Guilderland, NY (21 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
, NY is immediately seeking a passionate, dedicated team member with experience as a dental hygienist....
23 days ago
Niskayuna, NY (18 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
As a Dental Hygienist with 1st Advantage, youll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
30+ days ago
Albany, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
As a Dental Hygienist with 1st Advantage, youll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
45+ days ago
Whitney M Young Jr. Health Center - Albany, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the direction of the Dental Director or designee, the Dental Hygienist is responsible for providing quality treatment and preventive care to the Dental patients of Whitney...
60+ days ago

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Dental Radiography: Radiation Protection in Dental Practice

Led by experts from Public Health Englands Dental X-ray Protection Service (DXPS), this course will improve your understanding of the requirements for radiation protection in dental practice...


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...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice

This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through photography, from the...


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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Amsterdam, NY

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$76,280

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Amsterdam, 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 (3.9%)
  • 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 Amsterdam, NY
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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