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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Peak Dental Services - Colorado Springs, CO
Job Description The primary role of the Dental Assistant is to perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
2 days ago
Fullerton, CA
compensation: Based on experience employment type: part-time Fullerton dental office is looking for a great person to join our team. Seeking a team player to join our friendly work environment....
1 day ago
Palm Springs, CA
compensation: hourly rate is based on aptitude, intelligence and qualifications employment type: full-time Dental Office seeks an orthodontic chair side assistant; 32 hr/week Monday-Thursday...
1 day ago
Encinitas, CA
compensation: Compensation based on experience employment type: part-time Part time dental assistant needed (2-3 days per week) for modern, innovative, quality-oriented specialty practice....
1 day ago
New England Dental LLC - Danbury, CT
Company Description New England Dental offers all aspects of general dentistry as well as having a variety of specialists under one roof using state of the art technology as Digital Radiography, Zeiss...
2 days ago
Aspen Dental - Huntsville, AL
Overview As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, you'll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
23 hours ago
Northlakes Community Clinic - Ashland, WI
Weekly duties are split between clinical Dental Assistant work and administrative/office work....
23 hours ago
Dental Care Alliance - Tampa, FL
The ideal Dental Assistant will have an X-Ray certification in the state of Florida. The Dental Assistant for this position must have 1-2 years' experience working in a dental office....
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Dental Care Alliance - Fort Myers, FL
Overview We are hiring an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant for our affiliated practice, Main Street Children's Dentistry and Orthodontics, located in Ft. Myers, FL....
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23 hours ago Dental Care Alliance
Downey, CA
compensation: depending on experience employment type: full-time Looking for a Dental Assistant/Hygiene Coordinator/who is energetic, friendly, motivated and reliable....
23 hours ago
Long Beach, CA
2700 N. Bellflower Blvd. compensation: Pay is based on experience. Monthly Incentive/Bonus eligible. employment type: full-time We are looking for a FULL-Time (36-40 hours per week) RDA (with Pedo...
23 hours ago
Colorado Springs, CO
Experience in Dentrix software is helpful, but not necessary. We have an outstanding team that provides unsurpassed patient care and truly enjoys working together. Come join our team!...
23 hours ago
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
6331 HAVEN AVE #17 near Lemon compensation: Payed Vacation, Medical Insurance, bonus employment type: full-time Full time dental assistant needed in a private dental office Must have minimum DA certificate...
23 hours ago
Corona, CA
We are looking for a Part Time Dental Assistant for Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and one Saturday a month....
23 hours ago
Heartland Dental - Ellisville, MO
Overview Dental Assistant DA/General Dental Assistant $500 Sign on Bonus!!...
23 hours ago

Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

NSDC Course: General Duty Assistant (Healthcare)

This course will show you how to transport patients from one ward to another, help them manage their personal hygiene, aid nurses administer drugs and draw samples, handle hospital medical and...


CNA Dental Professional Liability Risk Management Online Course
Safe and effective dental care requires close attention to patient needs while managing the various risks associated with clinical practice. Implementing effective patient safety and risk...

CNA Dental Professional Liability Risk Management (Module 3: Documentation and Compliance)
Module 3: Documentation and Compliance will discuss a number of topics on recordkeeping, documentation and related compliance issues. These range from essential clinical documentation, maintaining...

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