Dental Hygienist Jobs in Cary, 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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DentalOne Partners - Wake Forest, NC (19 miles from Cary, NC)
Practice Wake Forest DentalWorks Overview Dental Hygienists, what if you could be rewarded for doing what you love, with a team that supports you, in an environment where there is a shared passion for...
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1 day ago DentalOne Partners
Holly Springs, NC (11 miles from Cary, NC)
We respect that many patients base where they go for their dental needs on the Dental Hygienist they see....
2 days ago
Holly Springs, NC (11 miles from Cary, NC)
Full-time dental hygienist needed for our Holly Springs general dentistry practice. Join our staff, including many long term employees, and become part of a terrific team!...
18 hours ago
Dental Dynamic Staffing - Raleigh, NC (8 miles from Cary, NC)
Hiring Immediately Are you a Dental Hygienist who currently is looking for: -Temporary, Full time or part time permanent opportunities!!...
3 hours ago
Raleigh, NC (8 miles from Cary, NC)
As a Dental Hygienist with our team, youll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
6 days ago
Cary, NC
/perform coronal polishing Use intraoral camera Offer fluoride treatment to all patients Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing) Take alginate impressions and fabricate whitening trays...
9 days ago
Duke University - Durham, NC (17 miles from Cary, NC)
Required Qualifications at this Level Education Work requires completion of an approved dental hygiene program and certification as a dental hygienist....
11 days ago
Light Wave Dental - Cary, NC
/perform coronal polishing Use intraoral camera Offer fluoride treatment to all patients Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing) Take alginate impressions and fabricate whitening trays...
19 days ago
Heartland Dental - Wake Forest, NC (19 miles from Cary, NC)
Overview Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If youre searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
45+ 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...

Dental Office Manager

As an Administrative Dental Assistant, you will perform as a professional dental staff member and work on behalf of the patient as well as the dentist. This exciting Administrative Dental...

HIPAA for Dental Offices
This course is designed to provide a comprehensive look at HIPAA legislation and address its application within a dental office setting. To ensure the privacy of protected health information,...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Cary, NC

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Cary, NC offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.9%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Cary, NC
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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