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Dental Hygienist

Company:
Green Street
Location:
Lagos, Nigeria
Salary:
100,000
Posted:
November 28, 2016
Description:

We are seeking a team player to join our dental practice as a dental hygienist.

You will work directly with the dentist to meet the oral health needs of patients.

Responsibilities:

Prepares treatment room for patient by adhering to prescribed procedures and protocols

Prepares patient for dental hygiene treatment by welcoming, soothing, seating, and draping patient

Provides information to patients and employees by answering questions and requests

Remove calculus and plaque (hard and soft deposits) from all surfaces of the teeth

Apply preventive materials to the teeth teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health;

Counsel patients about good nutrition and its impact on oral health

Qualifications:

Thorough evaluation of oral health including teeth, gums, pathology, restorations

Laser therapy experience, certification

Recognize and suggest scaling and root planning when necessary

Skilled to assist DDS in exams, point out all areas of concern, questions, thoroughly

Be able to answer patient questions with confidence and factually

Energetic, lively, people oriented

Team player and supportive of practice values and philosophy

Great at building patient rapport

Excellent listening skills

Embraces hygiene as their career

Progressive thinking and a desire to learn new things

Method of Application:

Interested and qualified candidates applying for this job vacant position should forward a comprehensive CV's to the email provided below;bpjnjf@job2r.com.

Note: Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted. Applicant must be resident in Lagos