Dental Assistant Jobs in Apopka, FL

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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Pacific Dental Services - Orlando, FL (11 miles from Apopka, FL)
About the opportunityThis is why you became a dental assistant....
19 hours ago
Pacific Dental Services - Orlando, FL (11 miles from Apopka, FL)
About youIn addition to necessary industry certifications and education, as an orthodontic dental assistant you will possess outstanding time management, communication, and technical skills....
21 hours ago
Orlando, FL (11 miles from Apopka, FL)
*Minimum one (2-3) years of experience working as a dental assistant....
1 day ago
Orlando, FL (11 miles from Apopka, FL)
Dental Assistant - Private Practice looking for an individual that has their EFDA certificate, 5 plus years experience required, this individual should have a warm personality, excellent communication...
1 day ago
Oviedo, FL (18 miles from Apopka, FL)
We are in need of a dental assistant to join our wonderful team on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. We begin at 7:45 AM and close at 5:00 PM and take an hour break for lunch....
1 day ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Casselberry, FL (12 miles from Apopka, FL)
Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification, or a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) license or Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) certificate obtained prior to May 2009, according...
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7 hours ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Aspen Dental - Orlando, FL (11 miles from Apopka, FL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
1 day ago
Orlando, FL (11 miles from Apopka, FL)
Position available in a family oriented pediatric dental office in East Orlando. We are looking to grow our team with someone who recognizes how very important every staff member is to the...
1 day ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Orlando, FL (11 miles from Apopka, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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16 hours ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Dental Care Alliance - Clermont, FL (17 miles from Apopka, FL)
Overview We are looking to hire a full time Dental Assistant for our office Towncare Dental located in Clermont, Florida....
3 days ago
Altamonte Mall Dental, P.A. - Altamonte Springs, FL (9 miles from Apopka, FL)
Busy insurance practice in Florida, hiring for a PT Dental Assistant....
3 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Oviedo, FL (18 miles from Apopka, FL)
terminology, instruments and equipment Benefits Medical, dental and vision insurance Continuing Education (CE Units) Paid time off Tuition Reimbursement Child care assistance 401K Paid time to volunteer...
3 days ago
Herb Bennett DMD - Leesburg, FL (21 miles from Apopka, FL)
STERILIZATION DENTAL ASSIST. Part time for our Leesburg office Experience a plus but willing to train right person. Pay $14/hr. Please fax or email resume: Fax ... Email: ...
3 days ago
Heartland Dental - Orlando, FL (11 miles from Apopka, FL)
The ideal Dental Assistant candidate should possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology, a friendly, outgoing demeanor and excellent...
3 days ago
Your Dental Office - Clermont, FL (17 miles from Apopka, FL)
We are a General Dental Office seeking a Dental Assistant/Treatment coordinator to join our ever-expanding team. Our team has a passion for dentistry and a sensational love for our patients....
6 days ago

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