Our office will be closed Friday, July 1st for the 4th of July. We will resume normal business hours on Wednesday, July 6th at 7:00am.

If you are experiencing a dental emergency and need to reach Dr. Philp, please call 952-442-4891 and follow the prompts to reach the emergency line.

This is a GREAT opportunity to gain experience working with a fun and professional team in a newly renovated office in beautiful Waconia, MN.

At Philp Family Dentistry, we offer high quality dental care, from cleanings and fillings to complete smile makeovers and reconstruction, we strive for beauty and health in all we do. We focus on care that will help our patients maintain a healthy smile for the rest of their life, including a Cavity Prevention Program, customized recommendations for products and referrals to top Specialist Providers in the area.

Beyond dentistry, we are a team of smart, dedicated women who love what we do. We work together as a TEAM everyday, putting our common goals above personal gains in order to provide our patients with the best care possible. We work each day with COMPASSION for each other and for our patients. We promise our patients that we stay FOCUSED on them and their care, safety, and well-being. We have dedicated our careers to their oral health, and we do each step of our jobs with INTEGRITY. We are honest, forthright, careful, and yes, maybe even a bit prideful.

Responsible for providing hygiene treatment to patients

Patient Management

  • Review Daily schedule with team at morning huddle
  • Schedule all patients for recare
  • Review patient health and dental history form updates as necessary
  • Accurately chart each patient’s periodontal health
  • Perform thorough and gentle prophylaxis for patients
  • Perform scaling, root planning and selective polishing for patients as appropriate
  • Administer local anesthetics
  • Take radiographs of patients as prescribed by dentist
  • Apply cavity-preventive agents, such as fluorides
  • Communicate with patients in an understandable and professional way
  • Check on patient comfort during treatment and help allay patient anxiety
  • Accurately and appropriately record provided treatment
  • Teach and counsel patients on proper oral hygiene health and techniques
  • Perform other tasks assigned by the dentist

Office Participation

  • Be an active participant in team huddles and meetings
  • Promote team concept by interacting with others in the office


  • Must be licensed to practice in state and meet other applicable state requirements
  • Must have completed at least 2 years of post-secondary education from an accredited dental hygiene program
  • Experience providing prophylaxis and taking X-rays


  • Good interpersonal skills to maintain effective rapport with patients, dentists and coworkers
  • Effective verbal skills to communicate with patients and staff

Send resumes to; admin@philpfamilydentistry.com

Available Positions

  • Temporary Registered Dental Hygienist
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