Dental Hygienist Jobs in Fresh Meadows, 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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Dental Hygienist

  • New York, NY
  • 3 days ago

Private practice looking for a friendly motivated dental hygienist. Hours are Monday - Thursday 7am-3pm, patients seen hourly with a lunch hour. pay based on experience....

Dental Hygienist

  • Ozone Park, NY
  • 2 days ago

Dental Hygienist Part-Time Monday 10am-6pm Experience preferred, but willing to give the right candidate an opportunity. Modern general dental practice, not a clinic....

Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...

Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...

Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...

Dental Hygienist - Choose Your Shift - Elizabeth NJ

  • TempMee
  • Queens Village, NY
  • 1 day ago

Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...

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Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Dental Health Associates
  • Newark, NJ
  • 2 days ago

*Experience: - Dental Hygienist: 1 year (Preferred) *Education: - Associate (Required) *License: - Dental Hygienist (Required) - Local Anesthesia (Preferred)...

Dental Hygienist

  • Tempmee
  • Hillside, NJ
  • 2 hours ago

Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...

Registered Dental Hygienist - Jersey City NJ

  • TempMee
  • New York, NY
  • 1 day ago

Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...

Dental Hygienist - part-time/full-time-Newark, NJ

  • TempMee
  • Jersey City, NJ
  • 1 day ago

Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...

Dental Hygienist

  • Great Expressions
  • Yonkers, NY
  • 1 day ago

The Westchester dental practice is seeking a talented Registered Dental Hygienist. New Grads Welcomed!...

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Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Shore Smiles Dental, PC
  • Massapequa, NY
  • 1 day ago

We are in the process of expansion and we are looking for the best of the best - dedicated Dental Hygienists; people interested in opportunities to help others while also being able to help themselves...

Dental Hygienist

  • Tempmee
  • Maplewood, NJ
  • 2 hours ago

Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...

Dental Hygienist

  • Tempmee
  • Irvington, NJ
  • 2 hours ago

Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...

Dental Hygienist

  • New York, NY
  • 3 days ago

High End, Non-corporate & Family owned $45-60/hr, bonus and benefits offered Slow Paced office, Looking for a PT and FT hygienist that has a gentle hand and is sweet with patients Please send a...

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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...

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Fresh Meadows, NY offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.7%)
  • High School or GED (5.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.7%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Fresh Meadows, NY
  • None (49.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (20.4%)
  • 2-4 years (19.8%)
  • 1-2 years (10.7%)

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