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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Brooklyn, NY
Dental assistant needed for a beautiful Park Slope dental office. Friendly staff and nice patients. We are next to bus and subway. We provide N95 mask, Level 3 mask and face shields....
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Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Lee Dental and Facial is looking for a Bilingual Korean English speaking Dental Assistant. Full Time Only. Immediate Opening. Guaranteed High Pay. Please submit your resume....
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Boise, ID
We are looking for talented Dental Assistant to join our awesome team. Position is full time (34-38 hrs per week average) -we will consider part time for the "right" individual....
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Solana Beach, CA
Must know Dentrix software to be considered for position. We are a beautiful office who provides top-level care dentistry and smile makeovers....
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Fontana, CA
Ortho office in fontana had an immediate opening for an experienced orthodontic assistant competitive pay with benefits immediate hire full time position
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South El Monte, CA
Familiar with HMO, Denti-Cal, PPO Able to multitask Dentrix knowledge a plus Compensation: Based on experience If you feel that you are the perfect candidate for this position and would like to work...
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Fountain Valley, CA
Private dental office looking for friendly, reliable, dental assistant with a positive attitude. Must have ability to multi-task and work well under pressure. Weekends off....
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Heartland Dental - Flower Mound, TX
The ideal Dental Assistant candidate should possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology, a friendly, outgoing demeanor and excellent...
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Santa Ana, CA
We are a growing, fun, warm, and team oriented Dental Office. Privately owned serving our Santa Ana community. Part time and full time positions available (Monday, Thursday Friday, Saturday,...
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Dexter Orthodontics - Dexter, MI
We are now hiring a professional, motivated, and energetic orthodontic assistant for a full-time position (32-40 hours/week) at our state-of-the-art and digital orthodontic practice! We are...
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Mortenson Dental Partners - Brownwood, TX
Smilecrafters in Brownwood, Texas is seeking a full time licensed Dental Assistants who are strong communicators and will treat all our patients like family!...
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PEAK - Shelby Township, MI
DENTAL ASSISTANT & FRONT DESK - Great Office, Team and Environment!!!...
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Scottsdale, AZ
We are looking for a full time experienced dental assistant to join our fast-paced holistic team....
3 days ago
Spokane Valley, WA
Spokane Valley, WA dental practice looking to hire a dental assistant. Our Vision: Multi-doctor practice(s) with all specialty procedures in one place....
3 days ago
Bellevue, WA
. - Chairside assisting. - Sterilization. - Helping the hygiene team when needed. - Setting up / breaking down rooms....
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Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

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