Dental Hygienist Jobs in Middletown, RI

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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North Providence, RI (24 miles from Middletown, RI)
Looking for a friendly and out going Dental Hygienist to join our dental team. The position is available immediately....
6 days ago
Kids Dental Care - Fall River, MA (17 miles from Middletown, RI)
A full-time position is available for an experienced Registered Dental Hygienist in our pediatric dental and orthodontic practice....
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10 days ago
Eric George DMD & Associates - Coventry, RI (22 miles from Middletown, RI)
Our multi specialty dental practice is seeking a FT Registered Dental Hygienist. Benefits include, vacaton, 401k, health & dental insurance and paid time off for holidays....
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11 days ago Eric George DMD & Associates
Private Company - Warren, RI (14 miles from Middletown, RI)
Island Registered Dental Hygienist Please apply with a copy of your resume....
16 days ago
WAYNE LABORE - Middletown, RI
Dental Hygienist Very relaxed general dentist office is hiring a part time dental hygienist....
23 days ago
LaBore Dental - Newport, RI (3 miles from Middletown, RI)
Dental Hygienist Very relaxed general dentist office is hiring a part time dental hygienist....
24 days ago
Warwick, RI (16 miles from Middletown, RI)
Warwick office is offering Mondays 8-5pm and Fridays 8-12pm. If you are interested, please call ..., or fax your resume to .... There is also full time available, Monday thru Thurs.
26 days ago
East Providence, RI (20 miles from Middletown, RI)
We are a busy dental office with great work environment looking to hire a Dental Hygienist....
27 days ago
Providence, RI (22 miles from Middletown, RI)
Are you ready to take your career as a Dental Hygienist further than you ever thought possible?...
45+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Johnston, RI (24 miles from Middletown, RI)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Middletown, RI

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Highest Education Level

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

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