Dental Assistant Jobs in Hialeah, 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.

Search Dental Assistant Jobs

1-15 of 86 Jobs
Dental Care Alliance - Hialeah, FL
Overview We are hiring a full time Dental Assistant for Palm Dental Center in Hialeah, FL. The ideal candidate will have Expanded Function and X-ray certification in the state of Florida....
Direct Apply

2 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Stynt - Miami, FL (7 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, bilingual, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, radiographer, steps, x ray...
17 hours ago
Hallandale Beach, FL (11 miles from Hialeah, FL)
We are looking for a motivated dental assistant to add to our staff. Great office, great team! Spanish speaking needed......
1 day ago
North American Dental Group - Miami, FL (7 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Overview Dental Assistant ($500 Sign-on Bonus) Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient first...
1 hour ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Miami, FL (7 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Learn more about this agency Responsibilities The Clinical Expanded Function Dental Assistant will be proficient and Demonstrate Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities in the following areas: a....
2 days ago
Stynt - Fort Lauderdale, FL (20 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, bilingual, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, radiographer, steps, x ray...
17 hours ago
Stynt - Miami, FL (7 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, certified dental assistant, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, steps...
17 hours ago
Stynt - Fort Lauderdale, FL (20 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, certified dental assistant, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, steps...
17 hours ago
Stynt - Hialeah, FL
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, certified dental assistant, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, steps...
17 hours ago
Miami, FL (7 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Busy and growing Pediatric dental practice is searching for a dynamic, bubbly, friendly, hardworking BILINGUAL front desk receptionist and Dental Assistant, Ideal candidate will be a quick learner who...
1 day ago
Fort Lauderdale, FL (20 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Our patient-oriented office in Plantation is looking for a dental assistant. You must be enthusiastic, caring, dependable and a team player. 1 year experience preferred....
2 hours ago
Fort Lauderdale, FL (20 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Dental assistant wanted for family dental practice in Plantation. Must be compassionate and energetic and able to assist in all aspects of dentistry. Pay $18-$28/hour based on experience....
1 day ago
Sage Dental - Hollywood, FL (14 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Our Specialty Dental Assistants professionally assist our Specialists chair side in a fast paced environment....
22 hours ago
Baptist Health - Miami, FL (7 miles from Hialeah, FL)
Basic Life Support, DANB Certified Dental Assistant and Certificate in Expanded Functions Dental Assistant required....
2 hours ago
Stynt - Hialeah, FL
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, bilingual, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, radiographer, steps, x ray...
17 hours ago

Demographic Data for Hialeah, FL

Moving to Hialeah, FL? Find some basic demographic data about Hialeah, FL below.


347,944
8,874
Large

Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Clinical Dental Assistant

When you become a dental assistant, you'll enjoy a career that is not only fulfilling, but also rewarding. Caring dental assistants truly make a difference with clients, providing comfort and...


Administrative Dental Assistant

As an Administrative Dental Assistant, you will perform as a professional dental staff member and work on behalf of the patient as well as the dentist. This exciting Administrative Dental...


Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Hialeah, FL

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

$40,187

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Dental Assistant positions

Highest Education Level

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

Dental Assistant Related Career Advice Articles

Dental Assistants vs. Dental Hygienists - What's the Difference?

A comprehensive comparison of the education, credentials, job duties, and salary between a dental assistant and a dental hygienist.


Quick Guide to Advanced DANB Certifications

Learn more about the exams, prerequisites, and other requirements needed to earn advanced DANB credentials such as the COA, CPFDA, and CRFDA designations.


How to Become a Dental Hygienist in 4 Steps

Interested in a dental hygienist career? Learn how to get started in this rewarding field.