Dental Hygienist Jobs in Virginia Beach, 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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Benevis - Virginia Beach, VA
Position: Registered Dental Hygienist Position I.D: #14174 Schedule: Full-Time (up to 40 hours); Monday - Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm), Saturday (9:00am - 2:00pm) Practice: Spencer Dental & Braces Address...
1 day ago
Aspen Dental - Norfolk, VA (16 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
2 days ago
Benevis - Capeville, VA (23 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Position: Registered Dental Hygienist Position I.D: #14174 Schedule: Full-Time (up to 40 hours); Monday - Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm), Saturday (9:00am - 2:00pm) Practice: Spencer Dental & Braces Address...
1 day ago
Benevis - Cape Charles, VA (24 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Position: Registered Dental Hygienist Position I.D: #14173 Schedule: Full-Time (up to 40 hours); Monday - Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm), Saturday (9:00am - 2:00pm) Practice: Spencer Dental & Braces Address...
2 days ago
Benevis - Townsend, VA (22 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Position: Registered Dental Hygienist Position I.D: #14174 Schedule: Full-Time (up to 40 hours); Monday - Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm), Saturday (9:00am - 2:00pm) Practice: Spencer Dental & Braces Address...
1 day ago
Benevis - Portsmouth, VA (21 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Position: Registered Dental Hygienist Position I.D: #14173 Schedule: Full-Time (up to 40 hours); Monday - Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm), Saturday (9:00am - 2:00pm) Practice: Spencer Dental & Braces Address...
1 day ago
Benevis - Chesapeake, VA (13 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Position: Registered Dental Hygienist Position I.D: #14174 Schedule: Full-Time (up to 40 hours); Monday - Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm), Saturday (9:00am - 2:00pm) Practice: Spencer Dental & Braces Address...
2 days ago
Benevis - Norfolk, VA (16 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Position: Registered Dental Hygienist Position I.D: #14173 Schedule: Full-Time (up to 40 hours); Monday - Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm), Saturday (9:00am - 2:00pm) Practice: Spencer Dental & Braces Address...
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Benevis - Cape Charles, VA (24 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
As Dental Hygienists you are an integral part of care team for delivering direct dental care and associated services to patients under the general supervision of a dentist and for providing general...
4 days ago
Stynt - Chesapeake, VA (13 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Are you ready to take your dental career further than you ever thought possible? Do you get excited about working closely with dentists and dental staff to provide the best care that will keep...
5 days ago
Stynt - Virginia Beach, VA
Associated topics: cleaning, complete, condition, dental hygienist, evaluations, mouth, polishing, processing, rda, rdh...
5 days ago
Stynt - Virginia Beach, VA
Are you ready to take your dental career further than you ever thought possible? Do you get excited about working closely with dentists and dental staff to provide the best care that will keep...
5 days ago
Stynt - Chesapeake, VA (13 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Associated topics: cleaning, complete, condition, dental hygienist, evaluations, mouth, polishing, processing, rda, rdh...
5 days ago
Stynt - Norfolk, VA (16 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Associated topics: cleaning, complete, condition, dental hygienist, evaluations, mouth, polishing, processing, rda, rdh...
5 days ago
Stynt - Norfolk, VA (16 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Are you ready to take your dental career further than you ever thought possible? Do you get excited about working closely with dentists and dental staff to provide the best care that will keep...
5 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...

Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
Nitrous oxide course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists - Guide to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Minimal Conscious Sedation or PAN Sedation: Theoretical Basis of Practice. By Dr Mark A. GillmanThis...

Dental Office Manager

In this comprehensive online course, you will gain the skills and knowledge to prepare yourself to work as a dental office manager. You will learn all aspects of managing the dental office,...


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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Virginia Beach, VA

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

$72,840

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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