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RDHs or Registered Dental Hygienists work in dentists’ offices and are responsible for cleaning patients’ teeth. Essential job duties of a RDH are preparing patients for procedures, assisting with routine checkups, removing plaque from teeth, reviewing patient oral health history, and educating patients on brushing and flossing techniques. Those interested in a RDH position should be able to showcase the following skills in their resumes: dexterity, being able to work on their feet for hours, patience, attention to details, effective communication, customer service, and infection control. Most resume samples in the field should make display of an Associate’s Degree and state licensure.

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1

Full-time RDH

One of the top producers for the company

  • Performed prophylaxis, periodontal maintenance and scaling and root planings
  • In charge of the office's periodontal protocol
  • Worked closely with a hygiene assistant to maintain a two-column schedule
  • Created and implemented customized treatment plans
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Dental Hygiene
2

RDH Internist

  • Performed prophy/de-plaquing on kids ages 6-18
  • Provided great quality and gentle patient care to kids & OHI
  • Conducted patient rapport and treatment plans
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Health & Science
3

Rdh

Provide oral prophylaxis and assessment on both adults and children

  • Provide customized oral hygiene instructions to clients
  • Experienced in exposing and developing radiographs
  • Assist doctor with comprehensive examinations (charting and photographs)
  • Take impressions of clients for study models
  • Provide office assistance with scheduling, recalls, filing, inputting services provided in the computer, confirming appointments, and answering phones
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
4

Rdh

  • Evaluate each Patient and perform prophy, periodontal maintenance or SRP depending on radiographic evidence, patient history and presence or lack of presence of disease.
  • Take the time to listen to each patient and develop a trusting relationship with their needs being the upmost importance.
  • Educating each patient on the importance of good oral health to maintain a healthy body and attain a healthy mouth.
  • During down time assist the Dr. in anesthetizing patients, assisting in sterile and helping front office with as needed.
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Dental Hygiene
5

Head RDH

Head RDH maintaining all recall appointments and overseeing proper oral hygiene treatments.

  • Responsible for keeping inventory and ordering of patient take-home products; Crest.
  • Work closely with Periodontist to diagnose and prevent periodontal disease.
  • Provide local anesthesia and nitrous oxide when necessary.
  • Evaluate medial history, clinical findings, and specific dental needs to plan the perfect dental hygiene care.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Arts And Sciences
6

Registered Dental Hygienist (rdh, Bsdh)

  • Knowledge in Dentrix and Dexis systems
  • Good time management in a fast paced environment; takes FMX series in 15-20 minutes
  • Experience in pediatric, geriatric, and general dentistry
  • Experience with mobile dental unit, Medicaid, CHIP, and first dental home patients
  • Works with low socioeconomic status populations (children and adults)
  • Experience with Periodontal patients and/or Scaling/Root Planing about 2-3x per day
  • Knowledge and experience with Maternity patients, about 1-2x per day
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Dental Hygiene
7

Dental Hygienist, RDH

  • Professional cleaning and deep cleaning: including radiographs, anesthesia, periodontal charting, handling eight or more patients daily.
  • Documentation of patient records, detailing services provided and any anatomical considerations including individual patient hygiene instruction.
  • Cleaning, set up, and stocking of operatories and assisting the dentist as needed
  • Professionally licensed and proficient in the local delivery of Anesthesia.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Applied Science For Dental Hygiene
Dental Assisting
8

Temporary RDH

  • Work with various types of record keeping including Dentrix, Eaglesoft, and paper charting
  • Develop dental hygiene diagnoses
  • Cultivate relationships with patients and provide patient education
  • Partner with dentists and patients to form specialized treatment plans
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Dental Hygiene
BA
Psychology
9

Rdh

Local anesthetic delivery

  • Use of intra-oral cameras
  • Ultrasonic scaling
  • Oral irrigation
  • Home whitening(impressions, fabrication, education)
  • Periodontal treatment
  • Encouraging patients to complete dental work, and do cosmetic procedures
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BA
Bachelor of Arts
BS
Dental Hygiene
10

Rdh

Prophylaxis & SRP

  • Local Anesthesia & Nitrous Oxide Administration
  • Patient Education
  • Digital Xrays
  • Light computer duties with Eagle soft
  • Diagnodent
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Dental Hygiene

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