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Dental Hygienist Job in Falls Church, VA 22046
(Job ID: 348931)

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Location

Falls Church, VA 22046

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Sep 14, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur

JOB ID / STATUS

#348931 ACTIVE

Description

We are a general dental practice established in the heart of Falls Church, looking for a dynamic and talented hygiene professional to join our team part-time or full-time. The right candidate will be self-motivated, knowledgeable, and dedicated. The hygiene department is a critical component within our prevention team. We are committed to providing comprehensive oral health care to our patients. Our office offers advanced technology and a small, close-knit group of team-oriented professionals. Full-time hours are Monday-Thursday 7 am-6 pm. Key Responsibilities: • Perform thorough scaling and root planning, place Arestin and other periodontal maintenance procedures including clinical use of laser. • Administer local anesthesia (must have evidence of certification) • Perform preventive care such as prophylaxis, fluoride, and dental sealants; and diagnostic care including digital intraoral radiography. • Assess each patients individual caries risk and deliver individualized preventive health education and dietary counseling • Educate patients on dental caries and periodontal disease etiology and risk factors. Accurately document any findings relating to the patient’s Intra- and extra-oral examination • Be proactive in encouraging patients to follow through with needed treatment. • Computer literate and working knowledge of Dentrix • Assist with other duties as needed, including sterilization and front desk Those interested, please email your resume to