Christian charity dental practice needs a Dental Hygienist. We serve poor and
uninsured patients of all ages. We staff with employees and volunteers. In
addition to preventive care appointments and scheduled procedures, we accept
walk-ins. The ideal candidate will have a heart for Christian ministry and the
ability to multitask in a fast-paced atmosphere.
Maintains instrumentation for dental hygiene treatment.
Completes dental prophylaxis by cleaning deposits and stains from teeth and from
beneath gum margins.
Detects disease by completing oral cancer screening; feeling and visually
examining gums; using probes to locate periodontal disease and to assess levels
Arrests dental decay by applying fluorides and other cavity- preventing agents.
Educates patients by giving oral hygiene and plaque control instructions and
Documents dental hygiene services by recording vital signs and medical and
dental histories; charting in patient records.
Ensures operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing clinical and business results as
Reports to Dental Practice Manager.