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Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygienist

Job ID 
2017-3964
# of Openings 
3
Job Locations 
US-VA-Virginia Beach
Type 
Temporary Part-Time
Category 
Healthcare

More information about this job

Overview

Konikoff Dental Associates is looking for a few temporary on-call Dental Hygienist to work between our 8 dental offices located in the Suffolk, Chesapeake, and Virginia Beach area. When possible, we will give out a working schedule a month in advance. Our ideal candidate will be someone with hands on Hygiene experience, and exceptional customer service experience.

Responsibilities

Essential responsibilities include:
- Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients. Candidates must be enthusiastic about their dental work, and willing to provide the highest level of care at all times 
- Under limited supervision, the Dental Hygienist provides oral hygiene dental treatment and oral hygiene care and education in accordance with guidelines approved, issued, and regulated by the state in which they work.
- Patient screening, medical history and dental charting. 
- Application of fluoride and protective sealants. Removal of calculus, stain and plaque from above and below the gum line. 
- Provides nutritional counseling, and self-care programs to prevent disease. 
- Other duties as required

Qualifications

Desired Skills:
- Hands on experience as a Hygienist, preferred
- Graduation from an accredited dental hygiene school. Current state license.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills