Company: Dental Implants Today, LLC
Posted on: October 10, 2021
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A Dental Hygienist provides educational, preventive, and
therapeutic oral hygiene care in accordance with guidelines
approved, issued, and regulated by their respective
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Greets and prepares patients for treatment.
Reviews patient charts, , medical and dental history, treatment
information and records vital signs.
Exposes and mounts dental diagnostic x-rays.
Administers local anesthesia, nitrous oxide/oxygen analgesia
sedation, and oxygen (if certified).
Assesses the oral cavity for the presence of periodontal disease, obvious carious
lesions, restorations, missing teeth, visible calculus, extraneous
material on tooth surfaces, areas of recession, cosmetic concerns,
specialty screenings, occlusion concerns, and suspicious tissue
Provides coronal polishing to remove extrinsic stain.
Provides debridement and/or scaling and root planning procedures
with ultrasonic and/or hand instruments to remove accretions and
stains from coronal and root surfaces.
Carefully removes bacteria supra/sub gingivally to assist with
managing health within the periodontium
Treats the infection of periodontal disease with appropriate
Applies topical fluorides
Applies bleaching agents
Fabricates and sizes temporary crowns and removes cement where
Polishes and contours restorations- if appropriate
Provides preventive care and oral hygiene education.
Maintains hygiene treatment supply inventory, sterilizes,
disinfects and maintains dental hygiene equipment and
Prepares operatory, instruments and tray setups for
Maintains a productive hygiene schedule by actively participating
in patient recruitment, rescheduling missed appointments and
partnering with the doctor to ensure timely therapeutic
Conducts work in compliance with state regulations, office policies
and procedures, and OSHA guidelines.
Actively participates in the achievement of patient satisfaction
and office production goals by working efficiently and providing a
high level of patient service.
Appropriately and comprehensively documents services performed
during a customer’s visit
Assists with other duties as needed.
and/or years of experience:
- Dental Hygiene
Degree from accredited Dental Hygiene Program
- One+ years of
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Active State Hygiene License
State Anesthesia Administration License (where
Nitrous oxide/oxygen analgesia certification (where
Dental Implants Today, LLC, a subsidiary of Today's Dental
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