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Dental Hygienist Job in Montgomery, TX 77356
(Job ID: 341946)

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Location

Montgomery, TX 77356

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Jul 22, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Not Provided

JOB ID / STATUS

#341946 ACTIVE

Description

Registered Dental Hygienist Qualifications: *Associate (Required) *RDH (Required) *CPR cert Carwile Dentistry is a single doctor owned practice for 25 years in Montgomery, TX. High quality and personal relationships are important to us. We are looking for a Registered Dental Hygienist to join our single doctor owned practice, with a fun - easy going staff, to help promote good oral health practices in our patients and community. RDH duties revolve around conducting initial patient screenings, performing routing hygiene, periodontal procedures with and without laser, and educating patients on oral health and preventative care. As an RDH, you should be reliable and able to build trust with patients of all ages. You should have deep knowledge of relevant health and safety rules and a good eye for oral diseases and anomalies. If you have a caring nature, great chairside manner, and find quality paramount, wed love to meet you! Responsibilities: * Compassionate care for new and existing patients * Sterilize dental instruments properly * Conduct initial oral screenings and check oral health history * Identify conditions like gingivitis, caries or periodontitis * Clean and help protect patients teeth (i.e. remove plaque or apply fluoride, periodontal therapy) * Educate patients of all ages on proper oral care (by demonstrating, for example, good brushing techniques) * Give instructions to patients after operations or other dental procedures * Take x-rays or dental impressions * Assist dentist with selecting appropriate treatments for various dental disease * Maintain documentation and charts * Monitor supplies Skills: * Proven experience as an RDH * In-depth knowledge of health and safety regulations (i.e. HIPAA) * Experience in preparing and maintaining dental equipment * Outstanding communication skills * A patient and friendly personality * Attention to detail * Stamina to meet physical demands of the job * RDH Diploma * Valid current license to practice with current CPR cert