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.
Nestle USA - Danville, VA
Position Summary: The Hygienist provides direction / leadership for factory GMP, sanitation, environmental, Pest Control and hygienic design programs. This position ensures that the Quality...
15 days ago
Danville Community College - Danville, VA
Working Title Dental Hygienist - #00655 Role Title Health Care Technologist II - 49093 Job Open Date 09/25/2020 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Is this position funded in whole or in part by the...
90+ days ago
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