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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Billings, MT
We are a highly skilled general dental office, and are able to treat complex rehabilitation, complex cosmetic, as well as all other general dentistry cases....
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East Peoria, IL
The Dental Assistant we hire will have 1+ years of Dental Assistant experience, X-ray certification for the state of Illinois, and formal Dental Assistant training....
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Joseph Hyde DDS - Buffalo, NY
Full time Dental Assistant. We are looking for that special person who combines excellent communication skills with great customer service....
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Jenkintown, PA
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Saint Louis, MO
compensation: Negotiable - To be determined employment type: part-time Our dental practice is searching for an experienced dental assistant....
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Dallas, TX
Print Job Report This Job Apply Job Description Prepare for class starts by organizing student material and texts to be distributed. Prepare lesson/unit plans and submit to the Program Director...
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Smiledirectclub - Lakeville, MN
That's why we're looking for energetic, passionate, and confident Dental Assistants who can help turn frowns into life-changing grins. Are you up for it?...
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Peak Vista Community Health Centers - Colorado Springs, CO
Assist in the orientation of extern dental assistants and new dental assistant staff in technical duties and answers questions as needed....
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Albany, NY
compensation: $15-$24/hour based on experience & effort employment type: full-time Our progressive dental office is seeking an amazing dental assistant who is energetic, friendly, dependable & dedicated...
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Kaiser Permanente - Salem, OR
Oregon EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) certification within 90 days of hire date. Pit and Fissure Sealant certification within 6 months of hire date....
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Alpha Dental Excellence - Langhorne, PA
facility in Langhorne, PA (Bucks County) is seeking a Full-Time Dental Assistant....
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Reno, NV
compensation: D.O.E. employment type: full-time This is an excellent opportunity to join our wonderful and busy orthodontic office. We are seeking an outstanding person to complement our team as a...
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Kennewick, WA
compensation: Experienced Dental Assistant employment type: employee's choice Our assistant going on maternity leave soon. Looking for an experienced dental assistant to help us during this time....
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DentalOne Partners - NC
Assistant certification, as required by state, or ability to become certified strongly preferred Current certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) preferred Current certification to monitor...
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DentalOne Partners - Fayetteville, NC
Assistant certification, as required by state, or ability to become certified strongly preferred Current certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) preferred Current certification to monitor...
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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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