Registered Dental Hygienist - Bemidji, MN

Dental Hygienist Needed In Bemidji, MN Starting February 10, 2023

Bemidji / MN

Temporary Position
2022-12-16

Position
dental hygienist
Rate
$70/hr
Date
February 10, 2023
Time
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Overview

As a hygienist with Aspen Dental, you′ll have a rewarding career, financial stability and anything you need to change lives, one smile at a time. You′ll work alongside doctors as a valued partner and guide care plans for patients.


Dental hygienist careers at Aspen Dental offer more than just flexibility and financial freedom. You get the power of the Aspen network that supports you with anything, every step of the way. Think free continuing education courses — and opportunities for advancement. We are open to flexible hours and can support your flexible schedule.

Role Responsibilities

Dental Hygienist duties revolve around conducting initial patient screenings, cleaning teeth (e.g. removing plaque) and advising patients on oral health and preventative care. You’ll also help dentists decide treatments for teeth or gum diseases and handle dental emergencies


As a Dental Hygienist, you should be reliable and able to build trust with patients of all ages. You should have deep knowledge of relevant health and safety rules and a good eye for oral diseases and anomalies. If you also have a steady hand and great bedside manner, we’d like to meet you.


Ensure patients feel as comfortable as possible before their examination

Sterilize dental instruments properly

Conduct initial mouth screenings and check oral health history

Identify conditions like gingivitis, caries or periodontitis

Clean and help protect patients’ teeth (e.g. remove plaque or apply fluoride)

Educate patients of all ages on proper teeth care (by demonstrating, for example, good brushing techniques)

Give instructions to patients after operations or other dental procedures

Take X-rays or dental impressions

Assist dentists with selecting appropriate treatments for various diseases (including oral cancer)

Maintain documentation and charts on each patient

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