Dental Hygienist Jobs in Fort Hood, 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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Topaz Dentistry & Braces - Killeen, TX (8 miles from Fort Hood, TX)
. * 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...
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9 days ago Topaz Dentistry & Braces
Coast Dental - Killeen, TX (8 miles from Fort Hood, TX)
Dental Hygienist - SATURDAYS ONLY - 8am - 4pm (Fort Hood, TX) image 1 of 1 compensation: Competitive Salary with Benefits and Bonus Structure employment type: part-time QR Code Link to This Post Are...
10 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Fort Hood, TX
#LI-TE1 #PCS Working Conditions Registered dental hygienists work in clean, well-lit offices....
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14 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Aspen Dental - Killeen, TX (8 miles from Fort Hood, TX)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
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15 days ago
Aspen Dental - Killeen, TX (8 miles from Fort Hood, TX)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
15 days ago
Coast Dental Services - Fort Hood, TX
Are you looking to work for a practice that offers stability and operates with integrity? Would you like to work for a dentist with an excellent reputation in the community and among dental peers?...
27 days ago
Belton, TX (17 miles from Fort Hood, TX)
Belton Total Dental & Orthodontics has an opening for a Registered Dental Hygienist in Belton, TX. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
27 days ago
Copperas Cove, TX (23 miles from Fort Hood, TX)
Cove Total Dental & Orthodontics has an opening for a Registered Dental Hygienist in Copperas Cove, TX. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
27 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Killeen, TX (8 miles from Fort Hood, TX)
About you As a registered dental hygienist with our team, you need to have a current state license. You will have a desire to always be learning and want to stay on top of the latest technology....
45+ days ago
Harker Heights, TX (13 miles from Fort Hood, TX)
Overview Stonehaven Dental has an opening for a Registered Dental Hygienist in Harker Heights, TX. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
90+ days ago

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...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice
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This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through...


Clinical Dental Assistant

When you become a dental assistant, you'll enjoy a career that is not only fulfilling, but also rewarding. Caring dental assistants truly make a difference with clients, providing comfort and...


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Highest Education Level

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

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