Dental Hygienist Jobs in Harrisonburg, 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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Crozet, VA (22 miles from Harrisonburg, VA)
Crozet Family Dental is seeking a full or part-time Registered Dental Hygienist for a locally owned, private dental practice located in Crozet, VA....
7 days ago
Massanutten Dental Team and Oral Surgery - Harrisonburg, VA
We are a well-established and growing multi-specialty dental practice seeking a RDH to be a part of our team. Our long term RDH is moving out of state!! It is a full time possition for the right...
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13 days ago Massanutten Dental Team and Oral Surgery
Bridgewater, VA (8 miles from Harrisonburg, VA)
If you are a passionate, patient oriented, loves to learn and improve hygienist - then this is the opportunity you have been looking for. We are seeking a hygienist who loves patient care, is...
19 days ago
Fishersville, VA (22 miles from Harrisonburg, VA)
Willis & Associates Family Dentistry is seeking a full or part-time Registered Dental Hygienist for a locally owned, private dental practices located in Augusta County, VA....
45+ days ago
Heartland Dental - Harrisonburg, VA
Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If you're searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
90+ 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...

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...


Administrative Dental Assistant

This course will teach you the essential skills for managing the business aspects of a dental practice and becoming an administrative dental assistant. You will build effective communication...


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Highest Education Level

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

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