Carus Dental, established in 1983 in Austin, TX, has always been committed to the traditional doctor-patient relationship and to the highest quality in dental care and service. We currently have approximately 48 doctors on staff across our 21 practices in Austin, Houston and Central Texas. We offer dental services in general dentistry, oral surgery, orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, endodontics, peridodontics and prosthodontics in some or all of our practices. Carus Dental has been accredited by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care since 2000.
We have an opening for a Dental Hygienist in our West Lake Practice.
As a Hygienist, you will:
Demonstrate proficient skills in dental prophylaxis and proper use of equipment.
Effectively communicate Oral Hygiene Instructions and dispense proper oral hygiene aids.
Maintain Patient Dental Charts - including graphical charting, perio charting, and proper chart documentation
Demonstrate complete knowledge and usage of dental terminology, dental instruments, tray setups, and instrument sharpening.
Take, develop and mount diagnostically acceptable radiographs.
Follow practice protocols: quality assurance, biohazards, infection control, charting, referral, emergency medicine, implants, perio program, and emergency treatment.
Stock required supplies and maintain equipment.
Professional candidates with a current dental hygiene license for the State of Wisconsin and a minimum of one year hygienist experience who have handled specialty referrals, maintained dental records, charting and documentation should consider this opportunity. Team players with the ability to multitask who have strong communication, computer and customer service skills desired.
We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefit package including a 401k, health insurance and a professional work environment.
To learn more about American Dental Partners, Inc. and Carus Dental, please visit our website at www.amdpi.com and www.carusdental.com.