Company: Atlantic Periodontics
Posted on: June 13, 2022
Job Description Atlantic Periodontics is looking for a skilled
dental hygienist who can educate and care for the periodontal
health of our diverse patient population and improve the oral
health of our community. The ideal candidate will be skilled in
diagnosing oral diseases, oral hygiene instruction, dental
prophylaxis, scaling and root planning and delivery of local
anesthesia. Responsibilities Teeth cleaning, which includes
removing tartar, plaque and stains using hand, power and ultrasonic
tools. Scaling and root planing and administering necessary local
anesthesia. Proficiency in taking x-rays. Examining patients for
signs of oral health problems, like early periodontal disease,
cavities, teeth grinding, and more. Assessing a patient's overall
oral health and reporting findings to the periodontist. Educating
patients on good oral hygiene and methods for improving and
maintaining good oral health, such as the proper way to brush and
floss. Documenting patient care and treatment plans. Skills Proven
experience as a dental hygienist; periodontal office experience a
plus. Knowledge of dental instruments, instrument sharpening and
sterilization methods. Understanding of health and safety
regulations Good computer skills: Open Dental and DEXIS a plus.
Excellent communication and people skills. Attention to detail.
Well organized and reliable. RDH required. Local anesthesia
certification. X-ray certificate and CPR certified. Company
Description Atlantic Periodontics is a high quality, caring
periodontal and implant practice located in Northfield, NJ. Our
mission is to provide outstanding care and service to the dental
community. We follow all CDC, ADA and OSHA guidelines as safety for
all comes first.
Keywords: Atlantic Periodontics, Camden , Dental Hygienist, Healthcare , Northfield, New Jersey
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