Dental Assistant Jobs in South San Francisco, 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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Mayday Dental Staffing - Redwood City, CA (16 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
Perm position in Redwood City for RDA/DA in general office. Hours are Mon,Tues,Friday from 10-7 or up to fulltime. Can be fexible on days/times. MUST SPEAK SPANISH. Text yes to job 981
2 days ago
San Francisco, CA (8 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
We are seeking a qualified and highly motivated registered dental assistant to be a positive long-term addition to our pediatric dental and orthodontic team....
1 day ago
San Rafael, CA (22 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
Our well established, cheerful, technologically advanced Orthodontic practice is looking for an RDA available 4 days a week. This integral team member is key to the success, energy and balance of...
1 day ago
Mill Valley, CA (17 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
We are looking for a full time experienced registered dental assistant (RDA) to add to our team at our busy private practice and oral surgery office in Mill Valley, CA....
9 hours ago
Belmont, CA (12 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
Part-time Registered Dental Assistant/Dental Assistant (RDA) needed for a High Performing General Dental Practice Potential to transition to full time Employment We offer: - TOP Salary - Medical/Dental...
1 hour ago
Smile Marin Dental Practice - San Rafael, CA (22 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
In search of Registered Dental Assistant for our Holistic dental practice in Central Marin. We are looking for an RDA candidate with a positive attitude, team member who can work independently....
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2 days ago
Walnut Creek, CA (24 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
An established, private dental office in Walnut Creek is seeking a friendly, reliable person. We are a small office needing someone full time. Dental experience a plus, but not required. Training...
9 hours ago
Oakland, CA (13 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
Looking for a dental assistant for a general dental office....
9 hours ago
Palo Alto, CA (21 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
We are looking for a LEAD REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT who: -Has impeccable customer service -Is enthusiastic and focused on patient care -Has an optimistic demeanor -Is detail-oriented and professional...
2 days ago
Mayday Dental Staffing - Hayward, CA (18 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
Permanent position for RDA/DA in Hayward office just part time on Wednesdays 10-7 and Saturdays 8-3. Text yes to job 1073. xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
2 days ago
Jonathan S Weisman - Fremont, CA (24 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
We are looking for a competent Front Desk Receptionist, Registered Dental Assistant and/or Dental Assistant Floater who will make the dentists office more efficient and pleasant for patients....
2 days ago
Shine Dental - Fremont, CA (24 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
Job Type: Full-time Pay: $18 to $23 per hour Experience: dental: 2 years (Preferred) Work Location: One location Clinical Setting: General Dentistry Specialty Clinic CDA/RDA License Required: Yes Schedule...
2 days ago
Mayday Dental Staffing - Moraga, CA (21 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
Full time permanent job for RDA/DA in Moraga general office. Hours are M 9-6, T-Th 8-5, and 1 Sat a month from 9-5. Offers 401k, life insur, disability, and offers generous pay. text yes or no to...
2 days ago
San Francisco, CA (8 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
Modern general dental practice seeks a full-time Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) or DA to work 3-5 days per week....
2 days ago
Palo Alto, CA (21 miles from South San Francisco, CA)
We are looking for a second dental assistant. We are doing a lot to keep everyone COVID safe and we need more help!...
2 days ago

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