Dental Assistant Jobs in Burbank, CA

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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Hawthorne Smile Spa - Hawthorne, CA (19 miles from Burbank, CA)
Opportunities to work in General dentistry, Orthodontics, Pediatric, Endo, and Oral Surgery....
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International Education Corporation - West Covina, CA (22 miles from Burbank, CA)
Associate Dental Assistant Instructor to join our team at our West Covina Campus....
2 days ago
Los Angeles County - Los Angeles, CA (15 miles from Burbank, CA)
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: Dental Assistant assists a dentist by serving as chair assistant and office clerk....
2 days ago
West Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from Burbank, CA)
Assistant in a clinical setting; Must be a licensed registered dental assistant from a recognized facility; Must be able to prep, assist, and document patient files working with the DH and Dentist;...
23 hours ago
Burbank, CA
Dental assistant with a minimum of 1-year experience for practice in Burbank....
23 hours ago
Confidential - Hawthorne, CA (19 miles from Burbank, CA)
Our thriving, privately owned South Bay practice is looking for full time Dental Assistants and Registered Dental Assistants....
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4 days ago
Whittier, CA (20 miles from Burbank, CA)
compensation: TBD employment type: full-time We are a successful private Dental practice in the South Bay seeking a friendly, reliable and experienced registered dental assistant or Dental assistant...
6 days ago
Big Smiles Dental - Los Angeles, CA (15 miles from Burbank, CA)
Able to walk several flights of stairs on occasion as many schools are without elevators Coronal Polishing certification Sealant certification Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Responsibilities: Dental...
10 days ago
SmileDirectClub - Los Angeles, CA (15 miles from Burbank, CA)
Job Type Full-Time Overview Bilingual (Mandarin/Cantonese) Remote RDA (Full-Time) We're SmileDirectClub, and we believe everyone deserves a smile they'll love. We also believe that you deserve a...
14 days ago
University of California Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA (15 miles from Burbank, CA)
Perform dental assistant functions as allowed by state law. Maintain inventory and order supplies. Dispense supplies and equipment....
14 days ago
University of California - Los Angeles, CA (15 miles from Burbank, CA)
Requisition Number: 32356 Job Title: DENTAL ASSISTANT Working Title: Dental Assistant Salary: 20.07-26.47 Job Type: Career Department Name: 1350-DENTISTRY Department Website URL: Job Summary Statement...
15 days ago
Hacienda La Puente Unified - City of Industry, CA (20 miles from Burbank, CA)
Science and Medical Technology*Bachelor's Degree*Registered Dental Assistant: fissure sealants, radiology, coronal polishing*Certified Dental Assistant*At least 30 hours of teaching methodology*Minimum...
15 days ago
Los Angeles County - Los Angeles, CA (15 miles from Burbank, CA)
Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: OPTION I - Completion of a Dental Assistant vocational curriculum in an approved school*. OPTION II - One (1) year's experience as a dental assistant....
17 days ago
Santa Monica, CA (16 miles from Burbank, CA)
compensation: $17-$25 employment type: part-time We are a state-of-the-art, private orthodontic office in Santa Monica. We are looking for a part-time (Mondays, some Tuesdays and 1 Saturday a...
18 days ago
Los Angeles, CA (15 miles from Burbank, CA)
compensation: Based on experience employment type: part-time Orthodontic Office in West LA seeking an assistant We are looking for someone enthusiastic, upbeat with great communication skills to...
20 days ago

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