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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Maricopa County, Arizona - Phoenix, AZ
Experience: One (1) year experience as a chair-side dental assistant. Other Requirements: Arizona Board of Dental Examiner certificate of completion of the Dental Radiography examination....
2 days ago
Romenesko Family Dental - Kimberly, WI
Job Description Assisting chair side, sterilization, room turn over, impressions and x-rays. There are two locations, one in Kimberly and one in Greenville. Hours in Kimberly are 1-6 M, 8-5 T, 8-5...
2 days ago
Aspen Dental - Covington, LA
Overview As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, you'll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
3 days ago
Palmetto, FL
W compensation: Salary based upon experience and qualifications. employment type: part-time Part-Time Certified Dental Assistant with Spanish/English fluency needed to join practice at a general dentist...
3 days ago
Forest Park, IL
compensation: based on experience employment type: full-time internship non-profit organization We are a pediatric dental office seeking an energetic and motivated dental assistant....
3 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Lithia, FL
Our Fish Hawk - Lithia dental group is seeking a qualified and motivated, Full-Time Pediatric Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of our youngest patients, be a part of a high-performing...
3 days ago
Beaverton, OR
We're hiring a full-time Dental Assistant to work Monday to Thursday, 8 am to 5 pm. We're looking for a self-motivated, honest, and hard-working people person who enjoys being part of a team....
3 days ago
Harrisburg, PA
Crums Mill Rd. compensation: Competitive -Sign-On Bonus! employment type: full-time Childrens Dental Health, the regions leading provider of pediatric dental care, has an immediate opportunity for...
3 days ago
Midwest Dental - Manitowoc, WI
Midwest Dental dentists, hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of patients in 17 states. Do you thrive on giving exceptional patient service?...
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3 days ago Midwest Dental
3385 S. Highway 17-92, Suite 221 - Casselberry, FL
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification. Radiography licensure. CPR certification. Minimum of one-year dental experience preferred....
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3 days ago 3385 S. Highway 17-92, Suite 221
Aston, PA
Interested applicants must be X-Ray certified through DANB. Please email your resume and contact information to Matt Shaffer through this ad for more information!...
3 days ago
TalentCare - Sherman, TX
Assistant certification H.S. graduate or GED certificate...
3 days ago
Syracuse, NY
compensation: based on experience employment type: full-time Our modern, advanced treatment dental office has expanded and are in need of a diverse,flexible dental assistant who is able to cross train...
3 days ago
Portland, OR
PERFORM ALL OF THE DUTIES permitted a dental assistant consistent with the individual-s training and in the presence of or under the observation of a licensed provider as referenced in State Dental...
3 days ago
Lewisville, TX
compensation: Base on Experience employment type: full-time Dental Office in Lewisville seeking Dental Assistant. Seeking Full time experienced dental assistant(RDA)....
2 days ago

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