Dental Hygienist Jobs in Flushing, 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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Jamaica, NY (4 miles from Flushing, NY)
Looking for friendly and energetic dental hygienist in busy office. Office is high tech with friendly patients and staff. Ability and knowledge to do sealants and zoom is a plus....
1 day ago
New York, NY (8 miles from Flushing, NY)
Established dental practice in Chelsea is looking for part time dental hygienist for Fridays (to start, other possibilities can be available), if you are professional team player and looking to fill...
1 day ago
Bellmore, NY (16 miles from Flushing, NY)
Our dental office is looking to add talent to our team. We need an additional assistant and a licensed RDH for Saturdays and one or two other days a week. We would prefer experienced persons;...
18 hours ago
New York, NY (8 miles from Flushing, NY)
Midtown practice is looking for a Licensed Dental Hygienist for Mondays with the possibility of adding more days. Must be a team player and willing to work flexible hours....
2 days ago
Hillsdale, NJ (20 miles from Flushing, NY)
We are looking to hire an experienced NJ licensed pediatric dental hygienist for Saturdays from 9am to 2:00pm....
6 hours ago
Brooklyn, NY (9 miles from Flushing, NY)
Dental Hygienist**We are looking for a registered dental hygienist who is friendly, professional and energetic to join our team....
6 hours ago
Bellmore, NY (16 miles from Flushing, NY)
We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices....
6 hours ago
Guttenberg, NJ (9 miles from Flushing, NY)
We are looking for a caring team player willing to help us provide services to our community. Must be able to work on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays to start, with potential additional days in the...
3 days ago
New York, NY (8 miles from Flushing, NY)
Hello, Our state-of-the-art office is seeking a dental hygienist to join the team. We strive to provide the best experience for patients using high-quality materials and state of art equipment....
1 day ago
Hoboken, NJ (10 miles from Flushing, NY)
Established boutique practice seeking Full time Hygienist at Hoboken and Secaucus locations. Excellent work environment. Competitive market pay with benefits and bonus pay for the right candidate....
1 day ago
Roslyn, NY (9 miles from Flushing, NY)
Looking for a Hygienist for Monday 9-5 and Wednesday is 9-8 with the room to grow. We are looking for a Hygienist that is a team player and loves her job to fit into our fun, upbeat team!
1 day ago
Brooklyn, NY (9 miles from Flushing, NY)
We are seeking a registered dental hygienist who believes that caring for patients is better than just "treating" them....
6 hours ago
Cresskill, NJ (14 miles from Flushing, NY)
1 day ago
Garden City, NY (10 miles from Flushing, NY)
Dental hygienist needed for Mondays or Wednesdays, 8AM to 5PM. Established periodontal practice....
1 day ago
New York, NY (8 miles from Flushing, NY)
Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities (not limited to): -Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay...
1 day ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Flushing, NY

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Flushing, NY offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • High School or GED (5.8%)
  • 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 Flushing, NY
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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