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Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH) - Boston, MA
Bulfinch Temporary Service is currently looking for a Dental Assistant to work at the MGH Dental Group. The position begins ASAP and is ongoing. The position is 24 hours per week, Wed, Thurs, and Fri...
3 days ago
Cambridge, MA
compensation: Based on experience. employment type: full-time We are looking for a full time dental assistant to join our private practice. Candidate must be a team player, energetic and professional....
1 day ago
Auburn, MA
convey and confirm treatment plans with all patients. Current DANB CDS or Formally Trained Dental Assistant (FTDA) preferred Radiology certificate for state of Massachusetts required 2 years experie...
1 day ago
Worcester, MA
compensation: negotiable employment type: full-time We are searching for a Licensed Endodontic Dental Assistant to fill our Full-Time position in our very busy office. We are looking for a team player tha...
1 day ago
Amherst, MA
employment type: full-time General Dental Practice in search of highly qualified chair side dental assistant who is highly competent with cosmetic dentistry and full mouth reconstruction, supporting a...
1 day ago
Falmouth, MA
compensation: $20/hour employment type: part-time Position: Sterilization Clinical organization Administrative organization Compensation: $20/hr Long-term benefits i.e. 401K Candidate: Fast...
1 hour ago
Danvers, MA
EXPERIENCE employment type: full-time Dental Assistant needed for Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday and ever other Saturday for busy private dental practice. Dental Assistant must be licensed in MA and have...
3 days ago
Andover, MA
full-time dental assistant to join our team. Applicants must be reliable, have a positive and professional demeanor, the ability to multi-task, possess strong computer skills and dental assistant license...
1 day ago
Weymouth, MA
e of the art multi-specialty general practice seeking part-time into full time, licensed, dental assistant. Our office is focused on patient care and satisfaction, and always ensuring each patient has...
1 day ago
Boston, MA
compensation: BOE employment type: part-time State-of-the-art dental office looking for someone who is energetic, a quick learner and a team player! Qualities we look for include: - Great...
1 day ago
Harvard University Health Services - Cambridge, MA
Dental Assistant/Staff Assistant Front Desk Harvard University Health Services savedJobs HERC Jobs recently increased user security and your email address needs to be verified. This is a one-time o...
1 day ago
Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH) - Boston, MA
We are currently recruiting for a dental assistant for dental services being provided at our new site in Charlestown! We are looking for candidates who will perform all necessary duties under the supervisio...
3 days ago
Wilmington, MA
implant, etc. Also digital X-ray, PAN and CBCT. You will start with instrument sterilization, break down and set up rooms, help front desk when necessary. Our experienced dental assistant will help you up...
1 day ago
East Boston, MA
full-time Busy Dental office seeking a friendly, bi-lingual (ENGLISH AND SPANISH speaking) dental assistant For the afternoon shift Mon, Wed, Thur, Fri 1:30-7:30 and Saturdays 9:00am - 3:00pm Experie...
1 day ago
Boston, MA
applicant is able to commute to our Wellesley office as well. Experience required, fluency with dentrix and digital radiographs (dexis) preferred. Vacations, holidays, sick/personal time included. Profi...
1 day ago

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Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

  • Certified Dental Assistant
  • Lead Dental Assistant
  • RDA
  • Registered Dental Assistant

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Dental Assistant positions

  • Aspen Dental
  • Aspen Dental Management, Inc.
  • Tufts University
  • Boston University
  • Kool Smiles
  • Harbor Health Services Incorporated
  • Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH)
  • Boston Health Care For The Homeless Program
  • Community Health Connections
  • Db Practice Managment Inc

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Assistant positions.

  • X-Ray Certified
  • Registered Dental Assistant
  • OSHA Certified
  • CPR Certified
  • CEREC Certified
  • Dental Assistant Certification
  • DANB Certified

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Dental Assistant position

= trending
  • Amalgam
  • Bilingual
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Certified Dental Assistant (CDA)
  • Chair Side Assistance
  • Chairside Assisting
  • Communication Skills
  • Compensation
  • Computer Skills
  • Coronal Polishing
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Crowns
  • Customer Service
  • Dental Implants
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Terminology
  • Dentrix
  • Dexis
  • Digital X-Rays
  • Email
  • Endodontics
  • Energetic
  • Expanded Duties Dental Assistant (EDDA)
  • Expanded Functions
  • Four-Handed Dentistry
  • Friendliness
  • General Dentistry
  • Health Care
  • Infection Control
  • Inventory Management
  • Invisalign
  • Management
  • Multitasking
  • Nitrous Oxide
  • Oral Hygiene Instruction
  • Oral Surgery
  • Organization
  • Orthodontics
  • Packaging
  • Patient Care
  • Patient Management
  • Patterson EagleSoft
  • Periodontics
  • Policy Development
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Scheduling
  • Sealant Placement
  • Sealants
  • Software
  • Spanish
  • Staff Supervision
  • Sterilization
  • Taking Impressions
  • Teamwork
  • Temporary Crowns
  • Training
  • Training and Development
  • Ultrasonic Scaling
  • X-Rays

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Thinking about a career in the dental field? Not sure whether to pursue a hygienist or assistant position? While there are some core traits that all dental professionals should have – caring demeanor, attention to detail, dexterity, physical stamina – the career paths and requirements for a hygienist and assistant differ significantly. Compare these roles side-by-side to determine which option is best for you.

Quick Guide to Advanced DANB Certifications

In addition to the commonly known Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) credential, DANB also offers the specialized/advanced Certified Orthodontic Assistant (COA), Certified Preventive Functions Dental Assistant (CPFDA), and Certified Restorative Functions Dental Assistant (CRFDA) designations.