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Calling All Dental Hygienists!

Dental Depot DFW Lewisville, TX

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

ALL ABOARD Hygienists!  Whether you are fresh out of school or an experienced pro- WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU!

Dental Depot is a family owned, patient centered dental practice that began 40 years ago in OK and has grown to 20+ locations in five states, with over $60 million in revenue.  Our DFW locations include Little Elm, The Colony, Highland Village and our new office in Lewisville, opening this summer.

The Dental Depot is seeking a Dental Hygienist who has excellent skills as well as the ability to create positive and trusting relationships with patients- the kind of relationships that keep patients coming back! 

Position responsibilities include:

  • Clean calcareous deposits, accretions, and stains from teeth and beneath margins of gums, using dental instruments and/or ultrasonic technology and/or laser therapy.
  • Record and review patient medical histories.
  • Examine gums, using probes, to locate periodontal pockets and signs of gum disease.
  • Feel and visually examine gums for sores and signs of disease.
  • Take periapical, bitewing and panoramic x-rays.
  • Chart conditions of decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by dentist.
  • Maintain dental equipment and sharpen and sterilize dental instruments.
  • Feel lymph nodes under patient's chin to detect swelling or tenderness that could indicate presence of oral cancer.
  • Provide clinical services or health education to improve and maintain the oral health of patients or the general public.
  • Apply fluorides or other cavity preventing agents to arrest dental decay.
  • Maintains the patient recall system.
  • Remove excess cement from coronal surfaces of teeth.
  • Conduct dental health clinics for community groups to augment services of dentist.
  • Examine for signs of OSA.
  • Make impressions for whitening trays.
  • Helps to ensure smooth flow of the restorative schedule by aiding in the break-down, sterilization, and set up of the operatories throughout the day, assisting in the upkeep of the periodontal treatments as needed while the patient is in the doctor’s chair.
  • Complies with: Dental Depot policies and procedures; OSHA policies, procedures, rules, and regulations; and HIPAA policies, procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Position may be required to relocate to other Dental Depot clinics either permanently or on a short term basis due to office needs, on an as needed basis at the discretion of Management.
  • Ability to work rotating saturdays
  • This position may complete other Administrative and Maintenance tasks as assigned by Management.

Requirements:

  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED) required
  • Current State of Texas Dental Hygiene License
  • Dental Software and Microsoft Office knowledge
  • Current CPR/AED Certification
  • Current OSHA/HIPAA Certification

Preferred:

  • One+ years of clinical dental hygiene experience
  • Current Laser Certification

Dental Depot offers competitive compensation, benefits plans, PTO and holiday pay, 401(k), and discounted dental services.  We also offer best-in-class dental education courses for all employees at no cost. Our plans for rapid growth in DFW means that there will be opportunities for growth- both personally and professionally.

Join Dental Depot and make an…

I    ntegrity. M   astery. P   ositivity. A   ccountability. C   ompassion. T   rust.

…on your career, on your values, on your future!

#weIMPACTlives  To learn more about Dental Depot visit-  https://dentaldepotdfw.com/about-dental-depot/

Equal Opportunity Employer

Dental Depot DFW

Address

Lewisville, TX
USA

Industry

Healthcare

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