Dental Hygienist

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  • Location: Lousville, Kentucky
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #945

Registered Dental Hygienist / Private Practice

We are seeking a qualified Dental Hygienist for a full time position at our practice in Louisville, KY! As a healthcare provider, you will be responsible for creating a high standard of preventative care. You must be skilled in communicating to patients the importance of their oral health and how you can help them. You’ll work hand in hand with our doctor in uncovering patients wants and need, and educating them on how we can help. You should have deep knowledge of relevant health and safety rules and a good eye for oral diseases and anomalies. If you share our values and our passion for people, we would love to meet you!

We offer the following benefits:

  • $30 – $40 per hour (based on experience) + Bonus!!
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • PTO
  • 6 paid holidays
  • Employee discount program
  • Professional development assistance
  • Employee referral program
  • Much, much more!!

Work schedule:

  • M: 8:30am to 4pm
  • T: 7am to 6pm
  • W: 7am to 6pm
  • TH: 7am to 4pm
  • F: 7am to 3pm  

Registered Dental Hygienist / Private Practice

About Us:

At our practice, you will receive the highest quality dental care. Our dental office uses the latest state-of-the-art equipment and cutting edge technology and we uphold the strictest sterilization techniques. We know that many people may feel anxious about coming to the dentist, so it is our goal to make your visit with us as pain and anxiety free as possible. We view it as our mission to educate our patients about all of their oral health care options and to help guide them to choose a treatment plan that is most suitable and appropriate for their needs.

Responsibilities:

  • Establish excellent standard of care and patient experience
  • Understand patients wants, needs, goals as it relates to their oral health and smile
  • Build Relationships with patients
  • Conduct initial mouth screenings and check oral health history
  • Identify and treat conditions like gingivitis, caries or periodontal disease
  • Educate patients of all ages of the importance of their oral health and proper home care (by demonstrating, for example, good brushing techniques)
  • Educate patients on how we can improve their health or smile – i.e. fluoride, periodontal treatment, bite guard, sealants, whitening, Invisalign, etc.

Requirements:

  • Associate (Preferred)
  • Dentrix: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Registered Dental Hygienist (Preferred)
  • Nitrous Oxide Certification (Preferred)

Registered Dental Hygienist / Private Practice

If you are interested in this position apply at: https://acuityhealthcare.io/apply-today/