Registered Dental Hygienist
Our Belvidere, IL dental practice is looking for a talented Hygienist to join
Dr. Joseph Karpiak and his outstanding team!
Do you thrive on educating patients on exceptional oral health habits?
Do you flourish when you have a lot going on?
Our Registered Dental Hygienists are obsessed with providing quality patient
care. We recognize and support their dedication. With Midwest Dental, you
receive peer mentoring and coaching, allowing you to deliver thoughtful patient
care. We provide free continuing education, comprehensive clinical and
administrative support, full benefits and a flexible work-life balance. If this
sounds good to you, come join our team! This role will work in our Rockford
office as well as our Belvidere office.
Schedule: Full Time Hours
Enthusiastically greet and prepare patients for dental care
Perform accurate oral health assessments including screening, charting and
reporting of findings
Complete and thorough dental prophylaxis
Provide competent, non-surgical periodontal therapy
Deliver comprehensive patient care through hygiene mix and promotion of doctor
Maintain dental hygiene supplies and ensure instrument sterilization and
effective equipment operation
Educate patients by providing instructions for oral care following all hygiene
Act as a resource and assist patients with any follow up treatment planning
Actively participate with schedule maintenance
Associate or advanced degree in Dental Hygiene
State certification/licensure as required to work as a Dental Hygienist, active
CPR and compliance with any other licensing or credentialing requirements
One year or more of relevant experience in the dental industry preferred
Current certification to administer local anesthesia preferred (as allowed by
Possess a strong commitment to patient care, patient health and quality work
Periodontal knowledge preferred
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do
not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender,
sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.