• patient screening procedures; such as assessment of oral health conditions, review of the health history, oral cancer screening, head and neck inspection, dental charting and taking blood pressure and pulse
  • taking and developing dental radio graphs (x-rays)
  • removing calculus and plaque (hard and soft deposits) from all surfaces of the teeth
  • applying preventive materials to the teeth (e.g., sealants and fluorides)
  • teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health; (e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling)
  • counseling patients about good nutrition and its impact on oral health
  • making impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts (models of teeth used by dentists to evaluate patient treatment needs)
  • performing documentation and office management activities


  • Minimum 3 years experience as a dental hygienist required
  • Ability to work 2-3 days a week
  • Charismatic and friendly personality
  • Familiarity with IntraOral Camera and/or Eagle soft is a PLUS
  • Anesthesia training and certificate is a PLUS
  • Bilingual (Spanish or Farsi) is a PLUS