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Dental Hygienist Job in Houston, TX (224135)

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Job Id/Status: 224135 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:08/07/2018
Position:Dental Hygienist
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri, Sat
Location: Houston, TX 77006
 
Description
hygienist 4- 5 days per week for midtowndentistry.com at our Midtown / Westheimer location one to three Saturdays per month available benefits include medical / flex spending / xxxk retirement/ vacation / vision / dental /CE all digital office with state of the art hygiene equipment Midtown Dentistry is a cosmetic practice with five offices. We strive to be the best and have an amazing team !!! Many have been with us over fifteen years - this is a career - not a job. We are looking for an amazing hygienist to be part of our team. Must provide exceptional patient care, have outstanding communication skills and be a motivated team player. Educating patients, diagnosing perio disease and promoting cosmetic dentistry must be your passion -Current resume with minimum one year experience -Current and valid Dental Hygienist License issued by the State of Texas -Current and valid CPR certification -Current and valid Radiology certification Duties: * Prepares treatment room for patient by adhering to prescribed procedures and protocols. * Prepares patient for dental hygiene treatment by welcoming, soothing, seating, and draping patient. * Educating and promoting dental services by Providing information to patients and employees by answering questions and requests. * Maintains instrumentation for dental hygiene treatment by sharpening, sterilizing, and selecting instruments. * Selects materials and equipment for dental hygiene visit by evaluating patient's oral health. * Completes dental prophylaxis and SRP 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 of recession; exposing and developing radiographic studies. * Arrests dental decay by applying fluorides and other cavities- preventing agents. * Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining cpr certification, emergency drugs and oxygen supply, and directory of emergency numbers. Career Level Required Experienced Experience Required 1+ Years Job Type: Full-time Salary: $38.00 /hour