Dental Assistant Jobs in La Verne, 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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Chino, CA (10 miles from La Verne, CA)
Knowledge of Dentrix and speaking Spanish are pluses. If interested, please send your resume today!!! :) We are hiring IMMEDIATELY! :) :) If no ortho experience, we do have GP options as well!...
2 days ago
Riverside, CA (23 miles from La Verne, CA)
WE'RE GROWING! Inner Brightness Dental Practice is looking to hire a Orthodontic Assistant for our busy dental practice. Owner Doctor has been practicing Dentistry for over 40 years. We provide...
1 day ago
Riverside, CA (23 miles from La Verne, CA)
The office has a private family practice feel and environment and we are looking for a dental assistant or RDA who wants a long-term position....
1 day ago
Rosemead, CA (19 miles from La Verne, CA)
Experience general dental assistant wanted in implant specialists office- Reliable with bonus the right candidate...
1 day ago
San Gabriel, CA (19 miles from La Verne, CA)
Great Opportunity - Assistant Job Offer* We are looking for an amazing Back Office Assistant to join our wonderful team and to work with our amazing dentist. We offer Benefits - medical, dental,...
2 days ago
Placentia, CA (19 miles from La Verne, CA)
Are you the Dental Assistant we're looking for? Are you friendly, hard-working, reliable, and dedicated? We're a small private practice in Placentia near Cal State Fullerton....
1 day ago
Claremont, CA (2 miles from La Verne, CA)
Dental Assistant Back Office; at least 1 yr experience; - Part Time; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday - respectful and kind to patients - RESPONSIBLE - able to take xrays; FMX - able to take care...
10 hours ago
Chino, CA (14 miles from La Verne, CA)
Endodontic Office is seeking full time professional, Dental Assistant for back office in Chino, CA....
1 day ago
Trent J. Kanemaki, DDS / Hitomi Dentistry - El Monte, CA (15 miles from La Verne, CA)
Highly productive, private general practice with perio, endo and prostho specialities is looking for experienced RDA fluent in Spanish on variable days. 40/10 work schedule is available. Our...
Glendora, CA (5 miles from La Verne, CA)
Looking for a Dental Assistant that can work back office ( front office to answer phone if needed) in our private practice. Ability to take x-rays, sterilize and chair side assisting....
1 hour ago
Rialto, CA (21 miles from La Verne, CA)
DIGITAL SCANNING SKILL A private practice in San Bernardino is hiring an energetic and career minded Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) or Dental Assistant (DA)....
4 days ago
Smile Brands - Corona, CA (21 miles from La Verne, CA)
Your Role as a Registered Dental Assistant Youll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
Gentle Dental - Brea, CA (17 miles from La Verne, CA)
Certification Bilingual Spanish Expanded Functions Certified Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) when applicable RDA456...
West Coast Dental - Baldwin Park, CA (12 miles from La Verne, CA)
assistant certification from a credited college or school Current x-ray license for California Current CPR Able to follow and understand OSHA compliance Knowledge of sterilization procedures Able to...
6 days ago
Monrovia, CA (12 miles from La Verne, CA)
Requirements: Registered Dental Assistant license for California Current x-ray license for California Current CPR Able to follow and understand OSHA compliance Knowledge of sterilization procedures...
7 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in La Verne, CA

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in La Verne, CA offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.2%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Master's Degree (2.2%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Assistants in La Verne, CA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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