Dental Hygienist Jobs in Penfield, 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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Aspen Dental - Canandaigua, NY (22 miles from Penfield, NY)
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
5 days ago
Aspen Dental - Irondequoit, NY (9 miles from Penfield, NY)
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
5 days ago
Aspen Dental - Rochester, NY (8 miles from Penfield, NY)
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
5 days ago
Canandaigua, NY (22 miles from Penfield, NY)
Dental Hygienist Parrish Dental Care Canandaigua, NY Full-time Dentistry Posted on January 12, 2022 Apply Now Share this job Send yourself a reminder We are looking for a motivated team player, that...
6 days ago
Rochester, NY (8 miles from Penfield, NY)
We are currently looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team at our suburban private practice....
13 days ago
American Dental Partners, Inc. - Rochester, NY (8 miles from Penfield, 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....
26 days ago
University Rochester - Rochester, NY (8 miles from Penfield, NY)
Provides oral cancer screening. Assesses oral hygiene status. Completes a caries examination. Probes for and assesses periodontal disease. Completes an occlusion evaluation....
28 days ago
Rochester Regional Health - Rochester, NY (8 miles from Penfield, NY)
Dental Hygienists work efficiently with leadership in evaluation and development of our dental services....
30+ days ago
Mondovi Dental - Pittsford - Pittsford, NY (7 miles from Penfield, NY)
Dental HygienistFull Time or Part Time hours available! Sign on Bonus - $3,000 for Part Time and $5,000 for Full TimeMondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family!Are you passionate about...
45+ days ago
Rochester Regional Health - Rochester, NY (8 miles from Penfield, NY)
SUMMARY Provides oral health assessment, education and referral services to homeless men, women and children as an integral part of the interdisciplinary Health Care for the Homeless Team. STATUS:...
60+ days ago
Rochester Regional Health - Rochester, NY (8 miles from Penfield, NY)
Dental Hygienists work efficiently with leadership in evaluation and development of our dental services. STATUS: Full-Time LOCATION: St....
60+ days ago
Rochester Regional Health - Rochester, NY (8 miles from Penfield, NY)
Dental Hygienists work efficiently with leadership in evaluation and development of our dental services....
90+ days ago
Penfield, 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....
90+ days ago
Gates, NY (12 miles from Penfield, 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....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Penfield, NY

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Penfield, NY

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

$63,080

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Penfield, NY offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.9%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • 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 Penfield, NY
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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