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Registered Dental Hygienist

Registered Dental Hygienist 2017-08-08T19:48:46+00:00

registered dental hygienist

registered dental hygienist

Job Description

Job Summary

SEDA Dental practice is looking for full or part time dental hygienists. Candidate must be a team player and willing to help in all areas of the practice. A great personality is a must…and passion and desire for the patients oral health and education. Great work environment and team.

registered dental hygienist

Summary Of Essential Job Functions

  • Greet and seat patients. Take X-rays when if necessary
  • Evaluate gingival health and health of all oral tissue
  • Perform oral cancer exam. Take blood pressure
  • Administer nitrous oxide and oxygen. Classify patient’s periodontal condition
  • Scale, polish, and apply fluoride. Periodontal soft tissue curettage. Root planning. Perio probe and chart.
  • Polish and contour restorations. Take impressions for diagnostic and opposing models.
  • Application of non- aerosol and non- caustic topical agents and much more

Patient Education

  • Explain disease process and the role of bacteria in caries and periodontal health.
  • Provide appropriate educational literature
  • Provide instruction on home care.Recommend intra-oral aids. Evaluate hygiene booklets for patient distribution
  • Explain prevention to patients and parents of small children.

Minimum Requirements

  • 1+ years of experience relevant to this position
  • Associates Degree

To inquire or apply for this position, please send correspondence and/or resume to [email protected]   SEDA Smile SEDa Difference, SEDA Dental