Dental Hygienist Jobs in Jackson Heights, 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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Rye, NY (18 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Dental Hygienists work collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a priority....
3 days ago
Veterans Health Administration - New York, NY (5 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Once registered, the Dental Hygienist works under the supervision of a dentist to help meet the dental needs of patients primarily associated with but not limited to dental prophylaxis, education, and...
3 days ago
Rego Park, NY (2 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Must have an active license as a NY registered Dental Hygienist and CPR Certification....
16 hours ago
Englewood, NJ (10 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Seeking a dental hygienist that loves treating children with a professional, and compassionate demeanor to join out team!...
3 days ago
New York, NY (5 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
We are hiring experienced Dental Hygienists (RDH) to join our fast-paced, collaborative team....
1 day ago
Brooklyn, NY (6 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
The following are skills we are looking for in the ideal candidate: -Comfortable with local injections and SRP -Familiarity with Dentrix -Intra-oral camera use -Ability to take pano and digital x-rays...
1 day ago
New York, NY (5 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Established Multi-Specialty Dental Practice is looking for a Dental Hygienist for their office. We are a patient oriented dental practice that looks to give our patients a great experience....
2 hours ago
Tend - New York, NY (5 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Apply now to join us and get a $3,000 sign on bonus! At Tend, we're combining top-notch care with incredible environments, elevated hospitality, consumer-grade technology, and curated products to...
1 day ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - West Hempstead, NY (12 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
In this highly collaborative role, you will have the opportunity to work side by side with one of our talented Dental Hygienists....
2 days ago
Brooklyn, NY (6 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
PART TIME Wednesday, Thursday & Friday -- We are seeking a motivated team player for our fast paced but friendly office. Must be proficient in soft tissue management, arrestin therapy and doide...
2 hours ago
Franklin Square, NY (11 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Dental hygienist position for solo dentist practice. Wednesdays from 10-7 pm and Thursdays from 10-7 pm....
3 days ago
Midwest Dental - Long Beach, NY (16 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist FULL TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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Touro College - Hawthorne, NY (24 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Responsibilities also include but not restricted to:Performing routine dental prophylaxis and periodontal maintenances Performing non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing) Placing locally...
1 day ago
Veterans Health Administration - Bronx, NY (5 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Perform dental prophylaxis and periodontal maintenance procedures to include scaling, root planning, application of medications, and tooth polishing....
2 days ago
Westbury, NY (15 miles from Jackson Heights, NY)
Beautiful pediatric private practice looking to hire a full time dental hygienist. Must be punctual, self-motivated and responsible. Great earning potential....
2 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...

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Highest Education Level

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

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