Dental Assistant Jobs in Galt, 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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Stockton, CA (22 miles from Galt, CA)
Dental Assistant - Working for 4 Days a week. This includes Saturday. Saturday work is in morning only from 7.30 to about 2.0 PM. Wednesday and Thursday and Sunday are off days....
2 days ago
Elk Grove, CA (12 miles from Galt, CA)
compensation: To be discussed employment type: full-time Immediate DA / Registered Dental Assistant Position. We are looking for an organized and friendly DA/ RDA to join our team....
2 hours ago
Valley Springs, CA (19 miles from Galt, CA)
The Mark Twain Healthcare District is now hiring a Registered Dental Assistant to work part-time in our new outpatient Valley Springs Health & Wellness Center....
3 days ago
Stockton, CA (22 miles from Galt, CA)
RDA position available at our modern dental office. The ideal candidate will have the following excellent skills. ~ Able to do temporary crowns `Taking X-Rays of good quality ` Able to provide...
4 days ago
Stockton, CA (22 miles from Galt, CA)
We are looking for a candidate with experience in Dental Assisting to work in a state of the art family dental practice. The following are necessary to be considered for this role: -Bilingual is a...
8 days ago
Carmichael, CA (24 miles from Galt, CA)
Sealant license is a plus. This person must be professional, reliable, and great with patients. We're also looking for a person who is self-reliant....
9 days ago
Rancho Cordova, CA (23 miles from Galt, CA)
We are a well-established private practice looking for a DA or RDA to complete our team. If you are a self-motivated, responsible, quick-learning, and friendly person, then we would love to meet...
10 days ago
Lodi, CA (10 miles from Galt, CA)
Dental Assistant General dental office in Lodi looking for a responsible, organized, and self-motivating dental assistant....
10 days ago
Elk Grove, CA (12 miles from Galt, CA)
DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DO NOT HAVE DENTAL EXPERIENCE* We are looking for an enthusiastic part-time RDA to join our team. This position has the intention of becoming a full-time position once...
10 days ago
Galt, CA
Preferred background in general dentistry. Ortho experience is a plus....
11 days ago
Elk Grove, CA (12 miles from Galt, CA)
Looking for a motivated DA who will make a good team player to join our professional , fun staff . We are located in Elk Grove, CA.
12 days ago
Carmichael, CA (24 miles from Galt, CA)
Experienced and knowledgeable RDA for full or part time employment. Should be with minimum 1 year experience as a RDA, experience with Dentrix software, and have a great chairside manner with...
12 days ago
Stockton, CA (22 miles from Galt, CA)
We are looking for an energetic registered dental assistant to join our family practice. Part-time or Full-time available. Bilingual is a plus. Please send us your resume....
13 days ago
Lodi, CA (10 miles from Galt, CA)
We are adding a Registered Dental Assistant to join our award winning Team in Lodi! We are a very strong family practice....
16 days ago
Smile Brands - Stockton, CA (22 miles from Galt, CA)
Your Role as a Registered Dental Assistant You'll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
17 days ago

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