Dental Assistant Jobs in San Bruno, 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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Healthright 360 - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from San Bruno, CA)
Additional Performance expectations Registered Dental Assistants: Polish the patients teeth to remove stains and soft deposits; Apply topical fluoride and varnishes; Apply pit and fissure sealants;...
2 days ago
Berkeley, CA (19 miles from San Bruno, CA)
Dental Assistant for established general practice....
2 days ago
Redwood City, CA (15 miles from San Bruno, CA)
Our prevention-focused dental team is looking for a caring, enthusiastic, and dependable dental assistant. The position is part-time and approximately 16 hours per week....
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from San Bruno, CA)
Looking for Fun , Out going Person to work 4.5 days No weekends. Great remolded office at Union Square Area of San Francisco Must have x-ray license. We have All the New Tech and will invest the...
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from San Bruno, CA)
Hello! We are looking for a part-time periodontal surgical assistant for a busy periodontal office in downtown San Francisco, near Union Square. The position will be ~2 days per week (Wednesdays...
13 hours ago
Mill Valley, CA (20 miles from San Bruno, CA)
Dental office in Mill Valley is looking for a part-time DA/RDA 2-3 days a week. We are looking for someone who is reliable, professional, with a positive attitude. The responsibilities include...
13 hours ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from San Bruno, CA)
HIRING NOW - Pediatric Dental Assistants Aerotek San Francisco, CA Full-Time $23.00 - $30.00 / hour Apply Now Job Details Company Overview We are hiring for multiple Registered Dental Assistants and...
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from San Bruno, CA)
We are looking for a team-oriented, personable, and enthusiastic Dental Assistant (RDA or DA) to join our fun, caring, patient-focused, family dental practice in Walnut Creek!...
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from San Bruno, CA)
Special Alert: We have re-opened and have implemented a comprehensive Covid-19 Health and Safety Plan! This position is available immediately on a full-time basis. Please submit your resume and we...
13 hours ago
San Francisco Dental Spa - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from San Bruno, CA)
We are looking for a friendly, detail oriented dental assistant who is ready to join our wonderful team. Full or part time....
1 day ago
Smile Brands - Hayward, CA (19 miles from San Bruno, CA)
Your Role as a Dental Assistant You'll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from San Bruno, CA)
We are an established cosmetic general dentist, located in Union Square of San Francisco, looking for a team member to do sterilization around the office. No experience necessary. The position is...
2 days ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from San Bruno, CA)
We are looking for a responsible, dedicated RDA to lead our practice. Requirements: - Up-to-date RDA license, X-Ray license, California Dental Practice Act certification, and CPR license -...
13 hours ago
Orinda, CA (21 miles from San Bruno, CA)
We are an established cosmetic general dentist, located in Orinda, looking for a team member to do sterilization around the office. No experience necessary. The position is Full time, Tuesdays...
2 days ago
San Rafael, CA (24 miles from San Bruno, CA)
Smaller Dental Office is hiring for the restart after the Covid-19 crisis. We have great patients and a safe work environment. You need to be: Patient Friendly Responsible Dependable Independent...
2 days ago

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