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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Western Dental - Hollywood, CA
For top performing Dental Assistants, Western Dental/Brident University offers Registered Dental Assistant training programs, RDA license fee reimbursement and promotion tracks....
3 days ago
Aspen Dental - Shreveport, 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
Carson, CA
assistant certification program *Coronal Polishing Certification *Sealant Certification *Radiograph Certification *Current CPR *Infection Control Certificate *Minimum 2 years' experience as a Dental...
3 days ago
Santa Clarita, CA
The position is for a full-time RDA or Dental Assistant and for a full-time Receptionist. Must be super friendly, self-motivated, responsible, good at multi-tasking and a team player....
3 days ago
Kids Klub Pediatric Dentistry - Phoenix, AZ
Job Description Job responsibilities include, but not limited to, greeting and seating patients, taking X-Rays, setting up and breaking treatment rooms, chair-side assisting, coronal polishing, sterilizing...
2 days ago
dental assistant, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, steps, x ray...
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Omnipoint Enterprises - Katy, TX
Chloe Dental is looking for a focused goal oriented individual to add to our team of Dental Assistants....
2 days ago
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, bilingual, certified dental assistant, clinical, clinical assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, x ray...
2 days ago
Reading, PA
5001 Perkiomen Ave compensation: Competitive (based on experience) employment type: part-time Were seeking a motivated Dental Assistant to join our state of the art Pediatric Dental office in Exeter...
2 days ago
Heartland Dental - Naples, FL
Dental Assistant-Renaissance NaplesJob Locations US-FL-NaplesRequisition ID 2019-30252Category Dental Assistant Overview Dental Assistant DA/General Dental Assistant Become Part of our Successful Dentistry...
3 days ago
Easterseals - Manchester, NH
Responsibilities will also include taking impressions for study casts, athletic mouth guards and custom tray, performing, monitoring and recording all sterilization activities, assisting patients throughout...
3 days ago
Aspen Dental - Phoenix, AZ
- Assist the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures - Set up and breakdown operatory post treatment - Take dental radiographs (x-rays) - Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize...
3 days ago
San Juan Capistrano, CA
27392 Calle Arroyo compensation: $20 - 25 per hour employment type: part-time Registered Dental Assistant with, at least 2 years of experience / Assist dentist at the chair / Setup instruments and sterilization...
3 days ago
North Shore Community Health - Salem, MA
We have a full-time opening for a Dental Assistant....
3 days ago
Endodontic Care of MA, P.C. - Norwood, MA
Dental Assistant: We are seeking an exceptional person as a Dental Assistant for our progressive dental offices in Norwood, Dedham and Franklin. We value organizational skills....
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The Role of Personal Assistants in Disability Support
Improve working relationships between disabled people and personal assistants

Disabled people can now receive funding from their local authority to employ a personal assistant. While this gives...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice
Why join the course?

This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through...

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...

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