Dental Hygienist Jobs in Hixson, TN

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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Doyle Family Dentistry - Ooltewah, TN (8 miles from Hixson, TN)
Are you a hygienist that loves comprehensive dentistry? Do you feel trapped into "just cleaning teeth" all day? Perhaps you are stuck in the ever growing "corporate mill"? Would you like to be a...
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2 days ago Doyle Family Dentistry
North American Dental Group - Cleveland, TN (17 miles from Hixson, TN)
Overview Full-Time Dental Hygienist Cloudland Dental is looking for a full-time licensed, patient-focused hygienist, with a like-minded career vision, to provide best-in-class patient care....
7 hours ago
Aspen Dental - Fort Oglethorpe, GA (16 miles from Hixson, TN)
If you're a Registered Dental Hygienist in your state of residency, apply today to speak with a recruiter and learn more!...
3 days ago
Marquee Dental Partners - Chattanooga, TN (10 miles from Hixson, TN)
We currently have an opportunity for a Registered Dental Hygienist in our East Hamilton Dental practice in Chattanooga, TN....
9 days ago
Marquee Dental Partners - Chattanooga, TN (10 miles from Hixson, TN)
We currently have an opportunity for a Registered Dental Hygienist in our East Hamilton Dental practice in Chattanooga, TN....
13 days ago
Smile Brands - Hixson, TN
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
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14 days ago Smile Brands
Aspen Dental - Chattanooga, TN (10 miles from Hixson, TN)
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
14 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Hixson, TN

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

$54,820

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Hixson, TN offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Hixson, TN
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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