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Hygienist - Oak Park, MI

Posted: 12/8/2017

Type of Opportunity*: Hygienist
City, State*: Oak Park
Days/Times Needed: Monday/Tuesday Evenings, Full Day Wednesdays
Hours*: Part-Time
Compensation: 27-34.0
Description of Opportunity*:

Job Type: Part Time (Monday and/or Tuesday Evenings, Full Day Wednesdays)

Overview: Wolfson Dental is offering an opportunity for a a certified Dental Hygienist to join our community-oriented, growing practice. We want a team-player who is enthusiastic about their work, easy-going , with great patient care experience and strong technical skills . We offer a comfortable, modern working environment and flexible work schedule.

Essential Job Functions:

Treats our patients like family!
> Reviews patient medical history and educate patients on their orthodontic and general dentistry needs.
> Evaluates overall oral health, examining oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease or possible cancers, including sores, recessed & bleeding gums, and oral lesions.
> Follows through with oral hygiene procedures in accordance with treatment plans prescribed by the attending Dentist. Procedures may include: Thorough Prophylaxis , Periodontal Scaling and Root Planning, Full Mouth Debridement, Digital X-rays , Application of Fluoride Treatments .
> Documents dental history or chief complaint; records and reports pertinent observations and patient reactions to dental staff, as appropriate; documents procedures and ensures follow-up on results.
> Works effectively as a team with doctor, dental assistant, office manager, receptionist, and other hygienists – hygienists are responsible for cleaning instruments and preparing trays, seating patients, cleaning rooms, taking X-rays, and doing exams alongside doctor .
> If you have free time or patient base is low please take it upon yourself to complete additional tasks/responsibilities.

Job Qualifications:
-Michigan Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) License
-2+ years’ experience in dental field, 2+ year’s experience as dental hygienist

Desired Qualifications:
-Patterson EagleSoft experience
-Digital x-ray experience

If you feel that you would be a strong addition to our team, we encourage you to apply today! Send us your resume and cover letter, by email or fax (248)352-2267

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