Dental Hygienist Jobs in Okatie, SC

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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Dental Hygienist - 56276

  • May River Crossing Dental
  • Bluffton, SC
  • 6 hours ago

BRAND NEW OFFICE - OPENED JUNE 2022 Licensed or Soon to Be Dental Hygienists come join this amazing team!...

Dental Hygienist - 60137

  • Hampton Lake Dental Care
  • Bluffton, SC
  • 5 days ago

As a Dental Hygienist, youll be recognized as an elite clinical provider and patient advocate....

Dental Hygienist

  • Howard Family Dental
  • Beaufort, SC
  • 8 days ago

anesthesia and nitrous oxide certification Laser Debridement Certification General Supervision Privileges CPR Certification Hepatitis B Vaccination Intraoral Camera Caries Detection Velescope Open...

Registered Dental Hygienist

  • GPAC
  • Savannah, GA
  • 15 days ago

hygienist license, minimum of an associates degree in Dental Hygiene Maintain up to date trainings as required by law....

Dental Hygienist-Chatham County

  • Georgia Department of Public Health (GA)
  • Savannah, GA
  • 17 days ago

year at the lower level Dental Hygienist 1 (HCT010) or position equivalent....

Dental Hygienist

  • Mortenson Dental Partners
  • Savannah, GA
  • 30+ days ago

Dental Hygienist Mortenson Dental Partners Savannah, GA Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details Company Overview favorite_border Sign-On Bonuses Available This position is for Wilmington Island...

Dental Hygienist

  • Okatie, SC
  • 90+ days ago

REQUIREMENTS Dental Hygiene Certificate / Degree from an accredited dental hygiene program Active dental hygiene license issued by the state board DESIRABLES Associate or Bachelor's Degree Local anesthesia...

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Okatie, SC offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.7%)
  • High School or GED (5.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.7%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Okatie, SC
  • None (49.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (20.4%)
  • 2-4 years (19.8%)
  • 1-2 years (10.7%)

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