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Cosmetic Dental Hygienist Job in Austin, TX 78746
(Job ID: 381053)

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Location

Austin, TX 78746

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Aug 14, 2022

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur

JOB ID / STATUS

#381053 ACTIVE

Description

Westlake Hills Dental Arts is a high energy, well established cosmetic and general dental practice located in Westlake Hills/Austin, TX. We are searching for a dental hygienist to join our team 2 days a week. Our office prides itself on patient focused care while providing a positive, enjoyable workplace. We are a relationship-based practice that truly enjoys spending time with our patients and each other! We are dedicated to learning, growing professionally, and bringing positivity every day. We place value on dental hygiene care that not only provides proficiency in the technical aspects of dental care but also provides a thoughtful approach to educating patients about the importance of a healthy smile. We reserve hour-long hygiene appointments to ensure ample time to meet our patients needs, which allows us to provide exceptional dental care to keep our patients healthy for a lifetime. The ideal candidate should possess great customer service skills and provide a world-class experience for our exceptionally loyal patients. Being friendly and outgoing, detail-oriented, having excellent time management skills and being knowledgeable and comfortable discussing treatment options with our patients is a must. It is preferred that our new team member have previous experience working in a Fee for Service practice. If you want to join our outstanding team wed love to hear from you! Responsibilities: *Create a welcoming and soothing environment for every patient *Treatment room preparation and turn-over *Sterilize dental instruments properly *Conduct initial mouth screenings, check oral health history and review medical history at each appointment *Periodontal charting *Identify conditions like gingivitis, caries and periodontitis *Complete dental prophylaxis and scaling/root planing, apply fluoride and sealants *Educate patients of all ages on proper teeth care *Give instructions to patients after dental procedures *Take digital X-rays, intra-oral photos and digital wellness scans *Assist dentist with selecting appropriate treatments for various diseases (including oral cancer) *Maintain documentation and charts on each patient *Practice promotion Skills: *Proven experience as Dental Hygienist *Independent, organized, reliable, self-starter *Attention to detail *Excellent verbal and written communication skills *Ability to remain professional, positive, and calm *In-depth knowledge of health and safety regulations in this profession (e.g. HIPAA) *Experience in preparing and maintaining dental equipment *Diploma in Dental Hygiene *Valid license to practice *CPR Certified *Dentrix, N20 certification and comfortable using a scanner is a PLUS!! Job Type: Part-time Pay: $46.00 - $48.00 per hour Office hours are Monday-Thursday 7am-4pm Benefits: **Flexible schedule **No Fridays **Dental Benefits **401k with Employer Matching **Vacation Pay **Sick Pay **Paid Holidays Work Location: One location

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