Dental Hygienist Jobs in Huntington, 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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East Setauket, NY (16 miles from Huntington, NY)
Part time position available. Looking for dedicated caring person for a family oriented practice. Send resume Call Lisa at ...
2 days ago
Garden City, NY (15 miles from Huntington, NY)
Dental hygienist needed for Mondays, Wednesdays, 8AM to 5PM, some Saturdays, 8AM-2PM. One or all of these days. Established periodontal practice....
2 days ago
Midwest Dental - Rye, NY (16 miles from Huntington, NY)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist PART TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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9 hours ago Midwest Dental
Saint James, NY (12 miles from Huntington, NY)
Patient centered practice is currently seeking an experienced dental hygienist perm position....
2 days ago
Concerned Dental Care - Smithtown, NY (10 miles from Huntington, NY)
The Role The Dental Hygienist motivates, educates, and provides excellent treatment....
2 days ago
New Rochelle, NY (19 miles from Huntington, NY)
Multi-Specialty PPO/Private Dental Practice is looking for a F/T or P/T Dental Hygienist to add to our team! Candidate should have experience SRP, perio charting, arestin, adult flouride, etc.....
1 day ago
Freeport, NY (17 miles from Huntington, NY)
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices. Experience with Dentrix and Dexis preferred....
2 days ago
Great Neck, NY (17 miles from Huntington, NY)
Dental Hygienist Wednesdays for high quality, high tech, relaxed one chair home office general practice. Must be personable and skilled in assisting as well....
3 days ago
Elmsford, NY (24 miles from Huntington, NY)
Experienced Dental Hygienist Our busy Multi-Specialty Dental Practice is looking for the perfect candidate for a part time position as a Dental Hygienist....
3 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Commack, NY (7 miles from Huntington, NY)
Our Commack practice is searching for a full-time Registered Dental Hygienist!...
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3 days ago
Harrison, NY (17 miles from Huntington, NY)
Seeking a nice, kind, bubbly dental hygienist for a state-of-the-art pediatric dental office in Westchester!...
4 days ago
Rye Brook, NY (17 miles from Huntington, NY)
Description Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis; providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies; charting conditions of decay and disease; etc....
5 days ago
South Setauket, NY (17 miles from Huntington, NY)
Looking for a local hygienist for (two) half days at general dental practice in South Setauket. Hours needed are as follows: Thursday 9am-1pm and one Saturday per month 9am-2pm. Occasional fill in...
5 days ago
Elite Family Dental Care - Merrick, NY (16 miles from Huntington, NY)
Certified /Digital X-Ray Registered Dental Hygienist Zoom Whitening Dentrix knowledge preferred This is a full service dental office devoted to restoring and enhancing the natural beauty of your smile...
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5 days ago
Shore Smiles Dental, PC - Massapequa, NY (13 miles from Huntington, NY)
Would you like the opportunity to learn how to ensure every patient gets the treatment they need and make a great living doing so? If the answer is yes, then this is the opportunity you've been...
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6 days ago Shore Smiles Dental, PC

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Huntington, NY

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Highest Education Level

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

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