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Dental Hygienist

Company: 1st Advantage Dental Group
Location: Amherst
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

Our team in Amherst is seeking a full-time hygienist to join us! We are located in a town that has a large population of college students with UMASS Amherst, Amherst College and Hampshire College within 15 minutes of our office. We also have a large community of residents that have lived in Amherst most if not all of their lives. We have a wonderfully diverse town with many restaurants that reflect the culture of our community. Though we have a large population we are close to lots of hiking trails like the Robert Frost and Metacomet-Monadnock Trail. Our office is a place where you can enjoy coming to work every day, we work as a team and everyone is very helpful. We are serious about our dental care but like to laugh to help patients ease there dental fears. If you are an outstanding patient advocate looking for a fun team that works well together, as well as fantastic benefits for you and your family, we would love to meet you!

We believe in supporting our team members with full medical, 401K, life and disability insurance. Covid-19 safety is top of mind!


  • Continuing Education & Group Learning Events
  • Paid Training
  • Team events and celebrations
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Health Benefits, Dental, Vision, and paid Life Insurance
  • Optional Health Savings Plan, Short Term Disability, Accident Insurance, and more
  • Employee Referral Bonuses
  • Leadership and Professional Development Programs
  • Community Service Events & Activities

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Ability to educate patients on their unique oral health needs and desires.
  • Perform all hygiene clinical procedures to include prophy, periodontal maintenance, scaling and root planing, sealants, fluoride, intra-oral camera
  • Communicate with doctor as to patients possible areas for restorative, periodontal and needs
  • Partner with the whole team to assist in whatever is required for an excellent patient experience
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to educate patients
  • An interest in growing and developing skills
  • A desire to embrace preventative centered care

Required Experience:

  • A current state license to practice dental hygiene (RDH)
  • Comfortable using digital charting and x-rays
  • Enthusiastic Team Player

About Our Group:

At 1st Advantage Dental Group, we are firm believers that the practice of dentistry must always be based on the doctor-patient partnership. That means working together to help deliver a patient experience that is personal, compassionate, and of the highest quality. Each of our team members share a common goal of delivering positive patient outcomes and improving the well-being of our local community.

As a Dental Hygienist with 1st Advantage, you’ll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need.

Keywords: 1st Advantage Dental Group, Springfield , Dental Hygienist, Other , Amherst, Massachusetts

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