Dental Assistant Jobs in Ross, 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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Laica De La Raza Inc - Oakland, CA (22 miles from Ross, CA)
Other Qualifications HS/GED, X-Ray License, and 1-2 years of experience as a Dental Assistant. Non-Licensed DA: DAI (Completion of Dental Assistant Training Program preferred)....
1 day ago
Lifelong Medical Care - Berkeley, CA (16 miles from Ross, CA)
Dental Assistant Job Locations US-CA-Berkeley ID 2021-3996 Overview Choosing a career in community healthcare is highly rewarding....
1 day ago
Smile Brands - Martinez, CA (21 miles from Ross, CA)
Your Role as a Dental Assistant Youll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
Western Dental Services - San Francisco, CA (14 miles from Ross, CA)
Requisition Number21-0636 TitleRegistered Dental Assistant CitySan Francisco StateCA Zip Code94110 Description RDA New & Experienced Licensee Welcome Want excellent training?...
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (14 miles from Ross, CA)
Our friendly dental office is looking for an experienced Dental Assistant. Responsibilities include taking x-rays, sterilization, chair side assisting....
1 day ago
Laica De La Raza Inc - Vallejo, CA (24 miles from Ross, CA)
Other Qualifications HS/GED, X-Ray License, and 1-2 years of experience as a Dental Assistant. Non-Licensed DA: DAI (Completion of Dental Assistant Training Program preferred)....
1 day ago
Berkeley, CA (16 miles from Ross, CA)
We are seeking a registered dental assistant to join our team. Ideal candidate would be available to work on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and 2 Saturdays a month....
1 day ago
Oakland, CA (22 miles from Ross, CA)
Requirements: Good customer service skills Good communication skills Xray license certified Coronal polish certified Computer experience Benefits: Competitive salary 34 hours a week Monday-Thursday...
21 hours ago
Sterling Medical Corporation - Petaluma, CA (21 miles from Ross, CA)
Taking and developing dental radiographs (x-rays) Take and process dental radiographs (x-rays) Take and develop dental radiographs (x-rays) Confirm appointments for dental providers, including staff...
2 days ago
Marin Community Clinics - San Rafael, CA (2 miles from Ross, CA)
Successful completion of Sterilization and Dental Assisting skills checklist Assists the dentist during dental treatment using four-handed dentistry....
1 day ago
Marin Community Clinics - San Rafael, CA (2 miles from Ross, CA)
Dentrix Electronic Health Records software experience a plus but not required. 1-2 years Registered Dental Assistant experience preferred....
1 day ago
San Rafael, CA (2 miles from Ross, CA)
Are you a people person who takes pride in your work and has a knack for putting patients at ease? Would you like to work for a dentist who has an excellent reputation in the community, is known...
13 hours ago
San Francisco, CA (14 miles from Ross, CA)
Our San Francisco Financial District Dental Office is searching for a first-class Dental Assistant to join our growing team....
21 hours ago
Western Dental Services - Vallejo, CA (24 miles from Ross, CA)
Requisition Number21-1807 TitleRegistered Dental Assistant, Ortho CityVallejo StateCA Zip Code94591 Description RDA Ortho New & Experienced Licensee Welcome Want excellent training?...
1 day ago
Marin Community Clinics - Novato, CA (11 miles from Ross, CA)
Electronic Health Records Dentrix chart. Performs Coronal polish. Conduct pre-patient staff meeting in the morning each day....
1 day ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Ross, CA

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Ross, CA as reported by the BLS.

$47,627

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Ross, 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 Ross, CA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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