Dental Assistant Jobs in Daytona Beach, 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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Affordable Care - Daytona Beach, FL
Job Information Affordable Care Dental Assistant in Daytona Beach, Florida Overview Are you a Dental Assistant looking for a rewarding career and an opportunity to advance your clinical skills?...
2 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Ormond Beach, FL (6 miles from Daytona Beach, FL)
NO Weekend work. Reports to the wellness manager. Responsible for preparing patients for dental examination and treatment, in compliance with government and management directives. This position's...
19 days ago
Heartland Dental - Port Orange, FL (2 miles from Daytona Beach, FL)
Overview Expanded Function Dental Assistant Why join a Heartland Dental supported office?...
23 days ago
Centurion - Daytona Beach, FL
We are currently seeking a full-time Dental Assistant to join our team at Tomoka Correctional Institution located in Daytona Beach, Florida....
30+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Palm Coast, FL (19 miles from Daytona Beach, FL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
30+ days ago
Heartland Dental - Deltona, FL (24 miles from Daytona Beach, FL)
Overview Expanded Function Dental Assistant Why join a Heartland Dental supported office?...
45+ days ago
Daytona State College - Daytona Beach, FL
Must be a DANB certified dental assistant with at least five years of current four-handed dentistry clinical experience and expanded functions certification (EFDA)....
60+ days ago
Heartland Dental - Palm Coast, FL (19 miles from Daytona Beach, 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...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Daytona Beach, FL

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Daytona Beach, FL as reported by the BLS.


Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Daytona Beach, FL offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (16.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.1%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Master's Degree (2.1%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Assistants in Daytona Beach, FL
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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