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Becoming Part of the Family

At Dental Depot we're not just a team, we're family. You will be welcomed into a team oriented, non-corporate, family style atmosphere.

Hygienist Responsibilities

As a hygienist, you'll be responsible for performing  prophylaxis, periodontal scaling and examining oral areas including the head and neck for signs of oral disease. Hygienist are also responsible for educating patients on oral hygiene.

Essential Functions

• Clean calcareous deposits, accretions, and stains from teeth and beneath margins of gums, using dental instruments and/or ultrasonic technology.
• Record and review patient medical histories.
• Examine gums, using probes, to locate periodontal pockets and signs of gum disease.
• Feel and visually examine gums for sores and signs of disease.
• Expose periapical, bitewing and panoramic x rays.
• Chart conditions of decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by dentist.
• Maintain dental equipment and sharpen and sterilize dental instruments.
• Feel lymph nodes under patient's chin to detect swelling or tenderness that could indicate presence of abnormalities.


difference

A career at Dental Depot will give you a distinct advantage in your career. You’ll be in a unique position to get the repetitions you need to fine-tune your skills and will have the opportunity to take advantage of numerous continuing education hours provided by Dental Depot.

Hygienist Benefits

  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K
  • Health, Life, Accident & Vision Insurance
  • Continuing Education
  • Private Practice Approach
  • Patient-Centered Focus
  • State-of-the-Art Equipment

 

 

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requirments

Education: High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED): Required Associate's In Applied Science Degree Required, Field of Study: Dental Hygiene OR
Bachelor of Science Degree Required, Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Experience: 1 plus years of experience in Clinical Dental Hygiene

Computer Skills: Dental Software knowledge (Eaglesoft knowledge preferred, but not required.) Knowledge of all Microsoft Office products.

Certifications & Licenses:  Currently CPR Certified
Current Dental Hygiene License.

Dental Hygienists must be able to administer nitrous oxide and/or local anesthesia if authorized by the Board of Dentistry to perform these advanced procedures.

Other Requirements: Must have a valid driver's license, proof of valid vehicle insurance and must have annual Motor Vehicle Record Check, as a condition of employment if employee operates any Company owned vehicles or drives their own personal vehicle for Company business purposes.

Must have signed the Hepatitis B Vaccination Form declining or accepting the vaccination within 30 days of Employment.

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