Dental HygienistsBack to Occupations
Dental hygienists clean teeth and check oral, head, and neck areas for signs of oral illness. They instruct patients on oral cleanliness, take and develop x-rays, or apply dental health aids.
Total Employees In 2010
Job Openings By 2025
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