Dental Hygienist Jobs in Aurora, OR

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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Advantage Dental - Donald, OR (1 mile from Aurora, OR)
JOB TITLE: Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager/Director, Hygiene Services FLSA: Non-Exempt Welcome to Preventistry!...
3 days ago
Advantage Dental - Saint Paul, OR (8 miles from Aurora, OR)
JOB TITLE: Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager/Director, Hygiene Services FLSA: Non-Exempt Welcome to Preventistry!...
3 days ago
Advantage Dental - Beaverton, OR (17 miles from Aurora, OR)
JOB TITLE: Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager/Director, Hygiene Services FLSA: Non-Exempt Welcome to Preventistry!...
3 days ago
Advantage Dental - Lafayette, OR (14 miles from Aurora, OR)
JOB TITLE: Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager/Director, Hygiene Services FLSA: Non-Exempt Welcome to Preventistry!...
3 days ago
Advantage Dental - Silverton, OR (21 miles from Aurora, OR)
JOB TITLE: Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager/Director, Hygiene Services FLSA: Non-Exempt Welcome to Preventistry!...
3 days ago
Advantage Dental - Dayton, OR (13 miles from Aurora, OR)
JOB TITLE: Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager/Director, Hygiene Services FLSA: Non-Exempt Welcome to Preventistry!...
3 days ago
Willamette Dental - Hillsboro, OR (19 miles from Aurora, OR)
Oregon Registered Dental Hygiene License; Required and in good standing Local anesthesia endorsement; Required N2O permit; Required and kept current Restorative function endorsement; Required Company...
2 days ago
NW Staffing Resources - Lake Oswego, OR (12 miles from Aurora, OR)
Registered Dental Hygienists: If you are passionate about the dental industry and believe in customer care, then apply for these opportunities....
3 days ago
Portland, OR (19 miles from Aurora, OR)
We are seeking a dental hygienist to join our awesome team in providing excellent long term care. Our office is well established and dedicated to truly building relationships with our patients....
2 days ago
Willamette Dental - Portland, OR (11 miles from Aurora, OR)
You'll have opportunities for advancement to dental hygienist lead roles. You'll work a consistent weekly schedule....
2 days ago
Aspen Dental - Happy Valley, OR (18 miles from Aurora, OR)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
2 days ago
NW Staffing Resources - Tualatin, OR (9 miles from Aurora, OR)
Registered Dental Hygienists: If you are passionate about the dental industry and believe in customer care, then apply for these opportunities....
3 days ago
NW Staffing Resources - Clackamas, OR (18 miles from Aurora, OR)
Registered Dental Hygienists: If you are passionate about the dental industry and believe in customer care, then apply for these opportunities....
3 days ago
NW Staffing Resources - Gladstone, OR (14 miles from Aurora, OR)
Registered Dental Hygienists: If you are passionate about the dental industry and believe in customer care, then apply for these opportunities....
3 days ago
ADVANTAGE DENTAL - Dundee, OR (10 miles from Aurora, OR)
JOB TITLE: Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager/Director, Hygiene Services FLSA: Non-Exempt Welcome to Preventistry!...
4 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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This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through...


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Highest Education Level

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

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