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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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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Traveling Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Benevis
  • Bridgeport, CT
  • 2 days ago

We are actively seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our growing team....

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Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Shore Smiles Dental, PC
  • Massapequa, NY
  • 2 days 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...

Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Pearl Dental Stamford
  • Stamford, CT
  • 1 day ago

JOB DETAILS LOCATION Stamford, CT POSTED 27 days ago Description We're looking for a registered dental hygienist to join our growing team!...

Dental Hygienist

  • Dental365
  • Stamford, CT
  • 1 day ago

Procedures may include: Prophylaxis, Periodontal Scaling, Root Planing, Debridement, Application of Fluoride Treatments, and Application of Protective Sealants Assists with or institutes emergency measures...

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Dental Hygienist

  • Bronx Dental Implants and Periodontics
  • Bronx, NY
  • 3 days ago

Bilingual (Spanish) is a plus and NY state local anesthesia license also required. Knowledge of Dentrix and Dexis is preferred....

Dental Hygienist wanted

  • Cedarhurst, NY
  • 4 days ago

Part time dental hygienist wanted for busy 5 towns practice. Sundays are a must. Call ... for more information and to set up an interview...

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Dental Hygienist

  • Dental Care Alliance
  • Fairfield, CT
  • 7 days ago

Responsibilities Essential Responsibilities Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients...

Dental Hygienist Part Time

  • Valhalla, NY
  • 8 days ago

We are looking for a Part Time Dental Hygienist to join our Team 2 Saturdays a month required Duties and Responsibilities: -Prophies -SRP -Oral cancer screening -Digital radiographs -Follow sterilization...

Dental Hygienist

  • Greenwich, CT
  • 9 days ago

Qualifications: Valid Dental Hygienist License Minimum of an Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene. Maintain up to date trainings as required by law. Versed in Dentrix is required....

Dental Hygienist

  • Little Neck, NY
  • 9 days ago

We are currently looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. Experience is a MUST. Knowledge of Dentrix & Dexis Software (Preferred) Please call for more details....

Duties and Responsibilities: Prophies (adult), SRPs, oral cancer screenings Digital radiographs Compliant with stringent sterilization protocols Provide an exceptional patient experience Assisted Hygiene...

Registered Dental Hygienist - Newark NJ

  • TempMee
  • Mount Vernon, NY
  • 9 days 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 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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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Huntington, 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 Huntington, NY
  • None (49.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (20.4%)
  • 2-4 years (19.8%)
  • 1-2 years (10.7%)

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