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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Aspen Dental - Rincon, GA (19 miles from Okatie, SC)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
4 days ago
Mortenson Dental Partners - Rincon, GA (19 miles from Okatie, SC)
anesthesia and nitrous oxide certification Laser Debridement Certification General Supervision Privileges CPR Certification Hepatitis B Vaccination Intraoral Camera Caries Detection Velscope Open Dental...
5 days ago
Mortenson Dental Partners - Savannah, GA (20 miles from Okatie, SC)
anesthesia and nitrous oxide certification Laser Debridement Certification General Supervision Privileges CPR Certification Hepatitis B Vaccination Intraoral Camera Caries Detection Velescope Open...
5 days ago
Mortenson Dental Partners - Savannah, GA (20 miles from Okatie, SC)
anesthesia and nitrous oxide certification Laser Debridement Certification General Supervision Privileges CPR Certification Hepatitis B Vaccination Intraoral Camera Caries Detection Velescope Open...
6 days ago
Savannah, GA (20 miles from Okatie, SC)
Our Savannah dental office is seeking a qualified and motivated full-time Dental Hygienist who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of a team and grow personally and professionally...
27 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Savannah, GA (20 miles from Okatie, SC)
Job Information Great Expressions Dental Centers Registered Dental Hygienist-FT Great Pay+Benefits in Savannah, Georgia Our Savannah dental office is seeking a qualified and motivated full-time Dental...
30+ days ago
Morrison Dental Associates - Savannah, GA (20 miles from Okatie, SC)
Registered Dental Hygienist at Morrison Dental Associates P.C. Savannah, GA 31405 About the Job Well established dental practice looking to hire a dental hygienist to join our team....
45+ days ago
Kool Smiles - Savannah, GA (20 miles from Okatie, SC)
Deliver quality and compassionate care to every patient Deliver direct patient care to patients, including scaling and prophylaxis, x-rays, application of sealants and fluoride, and related procedures...
45+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Bluffton, SC
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
60+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Beaufort, SC (14 miles from Okatie, SC)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
60+ days ago
Heartland Dental - Savannah, GA (20 miles from Okatie, SC)
Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If you're searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Okatie, SC

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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...

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,...

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...


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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Okatie, SC

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Okatie, SC as reported by the BLS.

$61,440

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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