Dental Hygienist Jobs in Gordonsville, VA

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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Charlottesville, VA (22 miles from Gordonsville, VA)
Our office is looking for a full time hygienist. A long term hygienist is moving out of state and we now have an opening. Position is full time Monday-Thursday (with some half Friday's available...
3 days ago
Charlottesville, VA (22 miles from Gordonsville, VA)
Part time Dental Hygiene position available 2 times per month alternate Mondays, and occasional Thursday, Compensation to be based on experience. General Dentistry, with focus on Orthodontics,...
13 days ago
Team Placement Services - Columbia, VA (23 miles from Gordonsville, VA)
Registered Dental Hygienist (FT/PT) or (Temp) Northern Virginia Responsibilities * Actively participate in the patient experience by striving to keep your patients focused on optimal treatment while...
20 days ago
Gordonsville, VA
Well established, family dental practice looking for a professional, efficient, energetic, dental hygienist to join our team. New graduates are encouraged to apply!...
22 days ago
Charlottesville, VA (22 miles from Gordonsville, VA)
In our office, the Registered Dental Hygienist is an integral part of our team....
22 days ago

Demographic Data for Gordonsville, VA

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Gordonsville, VA

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

$79,640

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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