Dental Hygienist Jobs in Clintondale, 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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Hopewell Junction, NY (17 miles from Clintondale, NY)
Are you an exceptional, open minded RDH? Our practice, located in Hopewell Junction, is seeking an experienced RDH for our perio-preventive general practice. Join a staff that is outgoing, patient...
3 days ago
Chelsea, NY (10 miles from Clintondale, NY)
Modern, Clean Dental Office in Chelsea seeking Registered Dental Hygienist in a warm, team environment. Seeking someone energetic, hard-working, intelligent and team-player....
18 days ago
Poughkeepsie, NY (8 miles from Clintondale, NY)
Are you ready to take your career as a Dental Hygienist further than you ever thought possible?...
20 days ago
Annandale on Hudson, NY (24 miles from Clintondale, NY)
Dental Hygienist for Full Time or Part Time, in patient-centered and caring fee-for-service dental practice in Northern Dutchess county, NY....
30+ days ago
Institute For Family Health Incorporated - Kingston, NY (17 miles from Clintondale, NY)
REQUIREMENTS: Performs oral prophylaxis on patients, scaling, root planning and polishing the teeth to remove stains, plaque, and calculus from tooth surfaces using hand scalers, ultrasonic cleaning...
60+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Kingston, NY (17 miles from Clintondale, NY)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Clintondale, NY

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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...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice
Why join the course?

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...

HIPAA for Dental Offices
This course is designed to provide a comprehensive look at HIPAA legislation and address its application within a dental office setting. To ensure the privacy of protected health information,...

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Clintondale, NY offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.9%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Clintondale, NY
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

Salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Clintondale, NY

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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