The CSI Companies, a leading professional staffing agency, is currently looking for a Registered Dental Hygienist for a client n the Port Orange, Florida area. The selected candidate needs to have their active FL Dental Hygienist License to be considered.
Assess patients’ teeth, bone, and periodontal tissues indicating the presence of any abnormalities or suspected diseases or conditions.
Creates periodontal treatment plans based on dentist’s diagnosis.
Bring to the immediate attention of the dentist any suspected lesion in the mouth or on the teeth.
Thoroughly remove soft and hard deposits and extrinsic stain from teeth, using hand instruments, ultrasonic cavitron inserts and prophy handpieces.
Instruct patients how to practice good oral hygiene; make recommendations as to appropriate products or devices for patients’ home care; and provide other health care education, as necessary.
Perform full mouth debridement, either as a first stage gingivitis therapy or to remove interfering calculus to further enable a more accurate diagnosis and treatment plan.
Perform root planning as a periodontal therapy.
Place locally-administered antibiotics as supportive periodontal therapy.
Expose, develop and mount dental x-rays (intraoral and extraoral).
Perform In-Office Whitening procedures, including applying gingival isolation, subsequent bleaching gel, and curing gel. Note: The hygienist is unable to apply the first application of bleaching gel. The dentist must perform this.
Apply cavity-preventive agents, such as fluorides and pit and fissure sealants.
Make recommendations as to patients’ needs.
Dental hygienists must be licensed and in good standing with the State of Florida.
Associates or Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificate.
- Experience Level Junior
- Total Years Experience 0-5
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