Dental Assistant Jobs

Aid dentist as required, especially in areas such as direct patient care, office duties, and preparing materials for treatments. Dental assistants are typically responsible for directly supporting dentists to ensure that procedures run smoothly. They manage equipment such as suction hoses to keep the patient’s mouth dry and workable during treatment, sterilize instruments, and develop X-rays/perform other lab tasks under dentist oversight. Additionally, they coordinate with clients to deliver information on effective hygiene techniques, schedule appointments, and arrange billing/payment. Because many of their tasks involve interaction with dentists and patients, they need to have strong interpersonal skills.

Depending on state regulations, dental assistants may perform coronal polishing to eliminate soft deposits, protect teeth from cavities with sealant or fluoride, and/or prepare patients for procedures by applying topical anesthetic. Some are also expected to prepare materials for temporary crowns and casts of teeth.

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Fenton, MO
compensation: TBD employment type: full-time Great opportunity for an expanded functions dental assistant. Experience required. Must be hardworking, organized and a team player!...
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Missoula, MT
We are a general dentistry office with a passionate and hard working team....
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Saint Louis, MO
a plus Eaglesoft experience preferred Great Chairside manner Excellent Patient Care Knowledgeable in sterilization and OSHA compliance Expanded Functions a Plus!...
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Silver Spring, MD
Dental Assitant Silver Spring MD MUST: Experienced Dental Assistant 2 plus years of experience working a Dental Assistant Must be X-ray Certified Must have knowledge and understanding of Digital X-rays...
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Bronx, NY
(Certified Dental Assistant Certificate and Bilingual A+) Knowledge of the Dolphin Management Program or will train. Hours Part-Time could lead to Full-Time position, flexible days and hours....
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Huntington Beach, CA
like coronal polishing is a plus Good computer skills Excellent communication and people skills Attention to detail Well-organized and reliable X-Ray, Dental Assistant, and Coronal Polishing Certificates...
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Boston, MA
compensation: Negotiable employment type: part-time Our growing practice is looking for a part time team member to join our team. Ideal candidate is friendly, positive and has a whatever it takes...
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Detroit, MI
The ideal Dental Assistant will have experience as a Dental Assistant....
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Minneapolis, MN
Must be certified as a dental assistant. If you enjoy working in a fast paced and professional setting, please apply online at: ......
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Quadrant Inc. - Bethesda, MD
Dental Assistant Rockville, Maryland MUST: Experienced Dental Assistant 2 plus years of professional experience as a Dental Assistant Must be x-ray certified in Maryland Must have impression experience...
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Sarasota, FL
compensation: commensurate based on experience employment type: full-time This job offer is for a DENTAL ASSISTANT for a state of the art 4 chair prosthodontics practice in Sarasota, FL....
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Chicago, IL
compensation: Commensurate with experience employment type: full-time We are a high tech,established Family Dental Practice. We are looking for an outgoing person with good people skills and a...
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Livingston, NJ
154 South Livingston Avenue compensation: compensation based on experience employment type: part-time Private Dental Office in Livingston NJ is looking for an experienced Dental Assistant....
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West Chicago, IL
334 S Neltnor Blvd Unit compensation: Based on experience, negotiable employment type: full-time We are looking to hire experienced dental receptionist/ dental assistant....
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Aspen Dental - Springfield, NH
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
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