• Dental Hygienist

    Job Locations US-VA-Falls Church
    Job ID
    2018-6318
    # of Openings
    1
    Type
    Full-Time
    Category
    Hygienist
  • Overview

    We are looking for a Dental Hygienist for our affiliated practice, Dental Associates of Northern Virginia - Skyline, located in Falls Church, Virginia 22041. This is a full-time hygiene position. Our ideal candidate will have at least 1 year of hands on hygiene experience, local anesthesia license, and active CPR certification. We offer a competitive salary, plus benefits!

     

    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:

     

    • X-ray license / certification, required
    • Active CPR certification, required
    • Local Anesthesia license, preferred
    • Graduation from an accredited dental hygiene school. Current state license.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills

     

     

     

    Dental Associates of Northern Virginia is a highly successful affiliated practice of Dental Care Alliance (DCA).

     

    As one of the country’s largest and oldest dental support organizations, DCA supports more than 265 affiliated practices in 13 states, encompassing all facets of general dentistry and all recognized dental specialties. As a result, DCA offers dental professionals groundbreaking career and affiliation opportunities.

     

    Established in 1991 by Dr. Steven R. Matzkin, Dental Care Alliance’s success is the result of our unwavering commitment to improving the wellbeing of patients, dentists, and dental professionals through innovative and proven practice-support solutions. Through years of combined industry expertise, economies of scale and centralized administration, DCA provides affiliated practices with substantial savings in supplies, increased services and effective marketing.

     

     

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