Dental Hygienist Jobs in Getzville, 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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North American Dental Group - Orchard Park, NY (20 miles from Getzville, NY)
Overview Dental Hygienist Full-Time Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient first, every visit...
12 days ago
Blasdell, NY (16 miles from Getzville, NY)
As a Dental Hygienist with WNY Dental Group, youll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
15 days ago
Western New York Dental Group - Getzville, NY
As a Dental Hygienist with WNY Dental Group, you'll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
22 days ago
Buffalo, NY (11 miles from Getzville, NY)
As a Dental Hygienist with WNY Dental Group, youll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
22 days ago
Aspen Dental - Buffalo, NY (11 miles from Getzville, NY)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
25 days ago
Aspen Dental - Hamburg, NY (22 miles from Getzville, NY)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
30+ days ago
Community Health Center of Buffalo - Buffalo, NY (11 miles from Getzville, NY)
Duties and Responsibilities: Provides direct patient care including prophylaxis, examinations, topical fluoride applications, dental sealants, scaling, root planning and other patient services as permitted...
90+ days ago

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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...

Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
Nitrous oxide course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists - Guide to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Minimal Conscious Sedation or PAN Sedation: Theoretical Basis of Practice. By Dr Mark A. GillmanThis...

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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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Getzville, NY

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

$55,490

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Highest Education Level

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

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