Dental Assistant Jobs in San Gabriel, 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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Aids Healthcare Foundation - Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Certified Dental Assistant for a 3-4 month assignment*** nbsp; AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at AIDS Healthcare Foundation!...
2 days ago
Pasadena, CA (3 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Looking for an enthusiastic, patient-oriented Registered Dental Assistant who is proud of their work and is capable of speaking to patients and keeping them relaxed and happy....
2 days ago
West Coast Dental - Covina, CA (10 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Assistant certificate CPR current Prefer 1 to 2 years experience We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V....
1 day ago
Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Currently we are seeking a Dental Assistant to join our state-of-the-art office in Los Angeles, CA - 6th St location....
1 day ago
Anaheim, CA (20 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Hiring a FULL-TIME or Part-Time dental assistant for a dental practice located in Anaheim, CA....
1 day ago
Covina, CA (10 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Duties & Responsibilities: Knowledge of dental terminology. Valid Dental Assistant license....
1 day ago
Starland Dentistry - Glendale, CA (12 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Taking impressions for study models, casts, and occlusal guards. Fabricating temporary restorations and custom impressions from preliminary impressions....
23 hours ago
St. Cloud VA Health Care System - Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Skill in acting as liaison between staff dental assistants and the supervisor. Ability to provide professional oversight and consultation for staff dental assistants....
1 day ago
Bell, CA (10 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
We are looking for an experienced Dental Assistant/RDA to join our successful dental team....
3 hours ago
West Coast Dental - Pomona, CA (17 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Assistant certificate CPR current Prefer 1 to 2 years experience We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V....
1 day ago
Montclair, CA (22 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Full time Bi Lingual Spanish speaking Dental Assistant needed for a modern ,friendly office. Real congenial staff ,friendly patients.Easy work hours....
1 day ago
Glendale, CA (12 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
We are a cosmetic practice in Glendale, CA looking for a dental assistant who has experience working with Cerec machine, iTero Scanner and digital Xrays....
10 hours ago
Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Position Summary: The Dental Assistant is responsible for assisting doctors in dental procedures, post-op instructions, patient education and record keeping. We are hiring at the below locations!...
10 hours ago
Alhambra, CA (3 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
DENTAL ASSISTANT NEEDED Cheerful and patient-centered Alhambra dental office is looking for a great dental assistant, a fast working, friendly team-player who wants to help our practice grow!...
10 hours ago
All Medical Personnel - Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from San Gabriel, CA)
Requirements: Certified Dental Assistant Bilingual Spanish/English A minimum of a High School Diploma or GED equivalent 1-2 years of related work experience Bilingual Spanish-English skills preferred...
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