Dental Assistant Jobs in Littleton, CO

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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Hero Practice Services - Aurora, CO (12 miles from Littleton, CO)
Pay: $15.50-$19/hour Company Overview Adventure Dental, Vision, And Ortho of Denver, is part of the Hero Practice Services group. Hero is the only practice management company focused on delivering...
23 hours ago
Greenwood Village, CO (3 miles from Littleton, CO)
Overview Mountain Top Periodontics & Implants has an opening for a Dental Assistant in Greenwood Village, CO. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
9 hours ago
Arvada, CO (14 miles from Littleton, CO)
Our non-profit organization is searching for the right fit: a compassionate, reliable, self-managed, self-motivated and caring Dental Assistant....
19 hours ago
Pacific Dental Services - Aurora, CO (12 miles from Littleton, CO)
Endodontic Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
1 day ago
Pacific Dental Services - Golden, CO (14 miles from Littleton, CO)
As a Periodontal Dental Assistant we recognize your efforts and care about your career development....
5 hours ago
Aurora, CO (12 miles from Littleton, CO)
We are a busy, family oriented General practice with 1 doctor, seeking a Full Time Dental Assistant. EDDA is not required....
15 hours ago
Littleton, CO
We are looking for a "special, well rounded, outgoing" experienced dental assistant to come join our Endodontic practice. This person can be you!...
3 days ago
Arvada, CO (14 miles from Littleton, CO)
Our non-profit organization is searching for the right fit: a compassionate, reliable, self-managed, self-motivated and caring Dental Assistant....
3 days ago
State of Colorado - Denver, CO (11 miles from Littleton, CO)
Preferred Qualifications: Dental Assistant Certification (attach certification); Dental X-Ray Certification (attach certification); Experience working as a Dental Assistant in a correctional environment...
4 days ago
Denver Health - Denver, CO (11 miles from Littleton, CO)
Certified Dental Assistant-Westside Dental Clinic (Job ID: 5028)Job SummaryUnder general supervision, provides sub-professional dental work assistingdentist in the care and treatment of dental patients...
4 days ago
Aurora, CO (12 miles from Littleton, CO)
We are looking for an amazing EDDA to join our dental family. We are a large, fee for service practice. We take pride in providing the best possible care for our patients using all the latest...
4 days ago
Centennial, CO (12 miles from Littleton, CO)
DENTAL ASSISTANT / EDDA- FT/PT We are a cozy, boutique, privately owned dental practice in Centennial seeking a experienced dental assistant who is professional, gentle and caring....
4 days ago
Littleton, CO
Looking for both an EDDA and Chairside Assistant at a family practice. Established 20+ year dental office with 4 Doctors and a loyal patient base. We have a long-term, loyal staff and are looking...
4 days ago
Denver, CO (11 miles from Littleton, CO)
Main Duties: Composites 3D Scanning (willing to teach) Dental Charting Tray Setups Instrument Sterilization Infection Control Taking X-Rays Taking Impressions Coronal Polishing Giving PatientsExperience...
4 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Lakewood, CO (2 miles from Littleton, CO)
Now is the time to join Lakewood Dentists and Orthodontics. You will have opportunities to learn new skills from our team of experienced professionals. If you're ready to take your career to the...
4 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Littleton, CO

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


Highest Education Level

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

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