Dental Hygenist Job Posting

DH
  Thursday, 17 January 2019

Dental Hygenist in BirminghamBirmingham, Alabama 35242

  Thursday, 17 January 2019
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur

Description

We are seeking a friendly, welcoming hard working hygienist to join our cosmetic dental team. We are dedicated to going above and beyond to make our patients feel welcome and taken care of. We treat our patients as friends and build relationships from the moment they walk into our office and need an individual who is comfortable chatting and conversing with patients and passionate about dentistry. The position includes the following responsibilities but are not limited to the following: .assessment of oral health, health and history review, oral cancer screening, head and neck inspection, full dental charting and taking vitals .present finding and new treatment needs to dentist during appointments .assist dentist in a variety of treatment procedures .taking and developing dental radiographs with sensors including but not limited to full mouth series .removing calculus and plaque (hard and soft deposits) from all surfaces of the teeth including scaling and root planning .applying preventive materials to the teeth (fluoride) .teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health; .taking impressions of patients teeth for study models and future treatment needs .preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment .performing documentation and office management activities .assisting in supply management Dental Hygienist Minimum Requirements: .Active Alabama Dental Hygiene License .Experience using computers for a variety of dental tasks .Good written and verbal communication skills .Consistently professional appearance and attitude .Able to provide great patient care