Dental Harbor by Abby Dew, DDS
We are looking for a world-class dental hygienist for our brand new, high-tech, independently-owned boutique dental practice in Savannah, Georgia. Join Dr. Abby Dew, Connect Savannah’s 2021 Best Dentist, and a team of fun, energetic, and driven dental professionals in delivering amazing dental care to patients of all ages.
You’ll conduct preliminary dental exams, help Dr. Abby Dew with examinations and procedures, and perform thorough dental cleanings so patients walk out with a smile. This role is perfect for someone who loves to care for people and is highly attuned to detail. If you have a passion for educating people about the importance of dental health and are looking to grow your career in dental hygiene, we need to talk. Apply today!
- Demonstrate genuine care and concern for our patients’ safety, comfort, and well-being
- Promote and provide education on preventative dental care to improve patient oral health care
- Take radiographs and 3D intraoral scans
- Probe to examine and locate periodontal recessed gums and other signs of gum disease
- Use dental instruments to clean calculus, plaque, and stains from teeth and beneath margins of gums
- Identify indications of oral cancer and inform the doctor when necessary
- Record dental decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by the dentist
- Apply fluoride and other dental decay prevention agents
- Ensure a high level of patient satisfaction by answering all patients questions
- Maintain accurate and complete patient charts
- Maintain a comprehensive dental hygiene program for patients
- Assist dentist in managing medical and dental emergencies when necessary
- Love to learn
- Current Georgia State Board RDH Licensure required (will consider those who are transferring)
- Current CPR and AED certifications
- Maintain annual OSHA, HIPAA and Infection Control training as required by law
- Understanding and knowledge of HIPAA privacy rules
- Must value patient care above all else
- Must be a service-oriented, team-player who maintains a positive attitude
- Excellent customer service skills and attention to detail
- Ability to multitask and thrive in a fast-paced work environment
- Outstanding verbal communication skills and emotional intelligence
- 2+ years of experience as a registered dental hygienist
$35 - $40 hourly
About Dental Harbor by Abby Dew, DDS
Dental Harbor is a confident, passionate, and highly-skilled team that gives back to our coastal community and delivers care that achieves and maintains healthy smiles in a calm and inviting environment. We work in a gorgeous new office with brand new equipment and state-of-the-art technology.
We offer health. vision, and employer-paid life insurance benefits, paid time off, paid holidays, and dental care for our team members and their immediate families.
Check out Dental Harbor on Instagram and Facebook at @DoctorAbbyDew!