Dental Hygienist Jobs in Jamestown, 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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Williamsburg, VA
Quarterpath Dental is looking for a hardworking, self motivated individual who is interested in the field of dentistry. This position is a great intro to the field if you have no experience in...
5 days ago
Heartland Dental - Newport News, VA (19 miles from Jamestown, VA)
An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If you're searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
8 days ago
Spencer Dental & Braces - Hampton, VA (22 miles from Jamestown, VA)
. * 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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12 days ago Spencer Dental & Braces
Newport News, VA (19 miles from Jamestown, VA)
Anesthesia certification and Dentrix/Dexis a plus. 4 days per week from 8-5:00. Excellent benefits package. Please call for a confidential interview....
16 days ago
Newport News, VA (19 miles from Jamestown, VA)
. - Render soft tissue management as outlined by the American Academy of Periodontology (scaling, root planning, incidental curettage, sub-gingival irrigation and developing personalized homecare program...
22 days ago
Kool Smiles - Hampton, VA (22 miles from Jamestown, VA)
Our Full-Time dental hygienists also receive company paid malpractice insurance and Continuing Education reimbursement. Other benefits include: medical, dental, vision and optional life insurance....
28 days ago
Yorktown, VA (12 miles from Jamestown, VA)
General/Family Dental practice looking for a part time (Monday & Thursday) dental hygienist who is a friendly team player, willing to learn, and committed to outstanding patient care!...
29 days ago
In Genesis - Newport News, VA (19 miles from Jamestown, VA)
Dental Hygienist Work Location: Newport News, VA InGenesis is currently seeking a part-time Dental Hygienist to work with our client located at Newport News, VA....
30+ 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...

Dental applications of Nanotechnology
This course discusses current concepts of nanotechnology and their applications in dental materials through highlighting on the nanostructures and various applications in dentistry and medicine....

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

Salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Jamestown, VA

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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