Dental Hygienist Jobs in Apex, NC

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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Raleigh, NC (16 miles from Apex, NC)
QR Code Link to This Post We are currently looking for Dental Hygienists in the greater Raleigh area....
6 days ago
Raleigh, NC (16 miles from Apex, NC)
Established North Raleigh dental practice is looking for an outgoing, service focused Dental Hygienist four days a week. This position will be full-time....
9 days ago
Heartland Dental - Raleigh, NC (16 miles from Apex, NC)
Overview Dental Hygienist Your Raleigh Dentist is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our growing practice!...
9 days ago
Dent-Well Companies - Raleigh, NC (13 miles from Apex, NC)
Job description Leading private dentistry practice located on the NCSU with a long history of providing high quality dental care seeking an experienced Registered Dental Hygienist for 4-5 days a week...
Cary, NC (8 miles from Apex, NC)
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices....
11 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Durham, NC (19 miles from Apex, NC)
Perform Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing) and provide associated adjunctive therapy including antimicrobials, antibiotics, and/or laser on periodontally compromised patients (as...
Raleigh, NC (16 miles from Apex, NC)
Full time Dental Hygienist position available. We are a small, established family dental practice located near Cameron Village in Raleigh....
13 days ago
Durham, NC (19 miles from Apex, NC)
Are you seeking a chance to grow? Do you want to share your passion for great patient care and beautiful smiles? Do you enjoy working with independence? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for...
19 days ago
Mark Zurawel DDS - Raleigh, NC (16 miles from Apex, NC)
dental hygienist procedures Perform the full range of dental services commensurate with the dental hygienist specialty Instruct patients in proper oral hygiene Provide oral hygiene instruction to patients...
21 days ago
Heartland Dental - Cary, NC (8 miles from Apex, NC)
Overview Dental Hygienist Dental Care of Cary Park is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
29 days ago
Raleigh, NC (16 miles from Apex, NC)
As a Dental Hygienist with University Dental Associates, you’ll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
60+ days ago
In Genesis - Raleigh, NC (16 miles from Apex, NC)
Minimum Qualifications Current Dental Hygienist license, required....
90+ days ago
Heartland Dental - Apex, NC
Overview Dental Hygienist Beaver Creek Commons Dental is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
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...

Complete Dental Hygienist Training Course
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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...

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Highest Education Level

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

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