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Dental Hygienist

Arlington, VA 22242
Full-time, Part-time

Job Description

Job Description

Part-time Dental Hygienist
Job Description

Growing Practice in the Crystal City/Arlington area is looking for a professional, cheerful, team oriented, energetic, and patient focused part time hygienist. We have been in Crystal City for over 20 years, however, we recently relocated to a brand new, state-of-the-art facility. We focus on providing a fun, loving and exceptional patient experience. Whomever we select must be coachable, open minded and goal oriented.

We see patients 4 days/week. Salary: $50 +per hour based on experience.

Requirements:

-Current Virginia license

-Active CPR certification

-Knowledge of Dentrix is a plus

-Valid Malpractice Insurance

Duties include but not limited to:

-Perform thorough scaling and root planing, place Arestin and other periodontal maintenance procedures.

-Perform preventive care such as prophylaxis, fluoride, and dental sealants; and diagnostic care including digital intraoral radiography and intraoral photography.

-Assess each patient's 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.

-Educate patients about the links between oral health and overall health.

-Participate in continuing education courses and seminars (not just the minimum requirement).

Be part of a practice where patients are not just patients but are part of a dental family!!!
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Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Pay: From $50.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
All patients are required to wear masks. Sanitizing protocols are in place. We use a medical grade air purification system. Our staff has been vaccinated.

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