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Dental Hygienist

Mandeep Sidhu DDS Dental Corporatio
Livermore, CA
  • $50 to $55 Hourly
  • Dental , Retirement
  • Part-Time
Job Description

Job Description

Busy dental practice looking for a full time dental hygienist.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide superior patient care and service; make the patient the # 1 priority; exhibit outstanding customer service and hospitality as well as chair side manner.
  • Practice Servant Leadership; lead by example; exercise good team work; have mutual respect for team; partner with team to create an exceptional experience for patient.
  • Practice to the standard of care of the State Board of Dentistry; follow rules and regulations of the Dental Practice Act of the applicable state.
  • Stay on schedule as much as possible to create “no patient wait time;” help manage patient flow; maintain time flexibility for patient; be present, engaged, ready to work at all assigned shift times.
  • Educate patient on oral hygiene/health/disease as well as procedures and services; establish/communicate continued care.
  • Follow  Periodontal Protocol which is based on American Academy of Periodontology, ADA and ADHA guidelines.
  • Comply with state and federal laws for chart documentation; follow OSHA guidelines on PPE and use standard precautions.
  • Verify patient health history (review basic health status, medications; understand impact with dentistry) and document appropriately in patient’s chart.
  • Thoroughly and efficiently perform clinical hygiene functions including but not limited to exposing/processing/evaluating diagnostic X-rays, reviewing medical histories and recording blood pressure, adult/child prophylaxis, non-surgical periodontal therapy, associated adjunctive therapy and co-assessing treatments with doctor.
  • Complete periodontal charting per guidelines.
  • Manage financial responsibilities/Hygiene scorecard.
  • Maintain patient confidentiality through HIPAA compliance.
  • Accountability for successful performance of all job functions.
  • Perform the following duties as applicable by practice and/or state laws:
  • Place locally applied antimicrobials
  • Place sealants/perform polishing (certification necessary if required by state)
  • Use intraoral camera
  • Screen for Oral Cancer
  • Take and record patient’s blood pressure accurately
  • Offer fluoride treatment to all patients
  • Perform routine dental prophylaxis for periodontally healthy patients
  • Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing)
  • Administer local anesthesia
  • Maintain accurate and legible notes in patient’s chart

Non Essential Functions:

  • Clean and prepare operatory per guidelines prior to patient appointment
  • Sterilize equipment and operatories per OSHA guidelines
  • Follow all OSHA and BBP (Blood borne Pathogen) federal guidelines



  • Skills/Abilities:
  • Outstanding positive attitude and demeanor
  • Professionalism in all aspects of job
  • Good grooming and professional image
  • Superior team work skills; strong ability to work well with others
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • Good computer/dental software skills
  • Good manual dexterity
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $50.00 - $55.00 per hour


Mandeep Sidhu DDS Dental Corporatio

Livermore, CA



Posted date

Over a month ago

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