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Dental Hygienist

Rate TBD
Location Phoenix, AZ United States (On-site)
Type of project Health Dental Hygenist
Duration Full Time - Part Time ongoing
Education required College/University
Years of experience 2 - 5 years
Area of Specialization Medical and Health Professions
Languages required N/A
Workhoppers Phoenix AZ
Job Description

This position is located in Suprise, AZ.

We are looking for Dental Hygienists to join our team.

Duties include but are not limited to,

- patient screening procedures; such as assessment of oral health conditions, review of the health history, oral cancer screening, head and neck inspection, dental charting and taking blood pressure and pulse
- taking and developing dental radio-graphs (x-rays)
- removing calculus and plaque (hard and soft deposits) from all surfaces of the teeth
- applying preventive materials to the teeth (e.g., sealants and fluorides)
- teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health;
(e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling)
- counseling patients about good nutrition and its impact on oral health
- making impressions of patients' teeth for study casts (models of teeth used by dentists to evaluate patient treatment needs)
- performing documentation and office management activities

-July 13, 2020