Dental Hygienist Jobs in Carrollton, TX

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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Smile Brands - Dallas, TX (12 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Weve got the ideal job for you at the Monarch Dental Casa Linda Plaza office in Dallas Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through...
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1 day ago Smile Brands
Altius Dental - Irving, TX 75063, TX (5 miles from Carrollton, TX)
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist for our Irving Office to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices. What do Dental Hygienists do?...
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3 days ago Altius Dental
DentalOne Partners - Murphy, TX (16 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Practice Murphy Crossing Dental Care Overview With a DentalOne Partners supported practice, the Dental Hygienists primary responsibility is to perform the highest quality dental hygiene procedures in...
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3 days ago DentalOne Partners
Ideal Dental - Allen, TX 75002, TX (18 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Our Dental Hygienists are a critical part of our team, not only do they provide quality care to our guests, but they also have a passion for keeping our guests healthy and happy....
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5 days ago Ideal Dental
Ideal Dental - Dallas, TX 75251, TX (7 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Our Dental Hygienists are a critical part of our team, not only do they provide quality care to our guests, but they also have a passion for keeping our guests healthy and happy....
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6 days ago Ideal Dental
MINT dentistry - Dallas, TX 75206, TX (10 miles from Carrollton, TX)
prophylaxis and scaling/root planning by cleaning deposits and stains from teeth and from beneath gum margins Detect disease by completing oral cancer screening; feeling and visually examining gums...
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8 days ago MINT dentistry
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Lewisville, TX (14 miles from Carrollton, TX)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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11 days ago
Smile Brands - Rowlett, TX (19 miles from Carrollton, TX)
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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12 days ago Smile Brands
Kilcrease Financial,Inc. Recruiting for Financial,Dental,Medical Services - Dallas, TX 75201, TX (12 miles from Carrollton, TX)
What do Dental Hygienists do?...
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13 days ago Kilcrease  Financial,Inc. Recruiting for Financial,Dental,Medical Services
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Grand Prairie, TX (13 miles from Carrollton, TX)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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15 days ago
Affordable Care - Denton, TX (23 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Job Information Affordable Care Dental Hygienist in Denton, Texas Overview Are you a Dental Hygienist looking for a rewarding career and opportunity to grow in one of the nation's leading tooth replacement...
17 days ago
D4C Dental - McKinney, TX (23 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Must have radiograph, CPR certifications, and be certified to monitor local anesthesia. Must have computer skills and successfully use the dental software....
19 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Denton, TX (23 miles from Carrollton, TX)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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19 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Irving, TX (10 miles from Carrollton, TX)
including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and...
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20 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Little Elm, TX (15 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
21 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...

Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
Nitrous oxide course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists - Guide to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Minimal Conscious Sedation or PAN Sedation: Theoretical Basis of Practice. By Dr Mark A. GillmanThis...

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,...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Carrollton, TX

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

$79,610

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Carrollton, TX offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • 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 Carrollton, TX
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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