Do you like to be the best in your field with an excellent team to surround your success?
Our practice is the right fit for a growth-minded, enthusiastic and active treatment, minded-involved dental hygienist, desiring to take their career to another level. SEC Dentistry is looking a self-motivated, enthusiastic Dental Hygienist! Great personality, great people skills and a team player in an amazing atmosphere. Someone who is self-motivated, driven in the dental field, and passionate about helping others.
Daily Dental Hygienist tasks include:
Provide optimum care for patients
Evaluates overall oral health, examining oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease or possible cancers, including sores, recessed and bleeding gums, and oral lesions. Ability to present findings to dentist thoroughly, explain treatment recommendations, educate the patient on proper oral hygiene techniques., and maintain strong acceptance rate. Documents dental history or chief complaints. Procedures include Prophylaxis, Periodontal Scaling, Root Planing, Debridement, application of Fluoride treatments, and application of protective Sealants. Dental x-rays (pan, btwgs, FMX, intra-oral images)
Sterilize dental instruments, clean and maintain Hyg Op, as well as, throughout the office -team effort! Organize, restock, note when supply order is needed etc. Scheduling patient 6-month recall and treatment plan -Assisting the front office with patient recalls and confirmations if time is available.
Current Alabama state license (required)
Current CPR certification (required)
Excellent verbal communication skills
Comfortable working with both children and adults
Basic understanding and knowledge of HIPAA privacy rules
At least 1 year of experience as a full-time hygienist (typically see 8 patients per day)
Pay based on experience. Benefits include vacation, holiday, and health insurance.
Job Type: Full-time. Monday - Thursday 8 am to 5 pm.