Dental Assistant Jobs in Indialantic, 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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Aspen Dental - Viera, FL (11 miles from Indialantic, FL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
11 hours ago
Aspen Dental - West Melbourne, FL (10 miles from Indialantic, FL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
6 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Merritt Island, FL (12 miles from Indialantic, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
Direct Apply

14 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Jessica L. Mansfield, DDS, PA - Indialantic, FL
Enthusiastic Dental Assistant/ Expanded Functions Dental Assistant needed for our g rowing Indialantic, FL dental office with flexible hours....
18 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - West Melbourne, FL (10 miles from Indialantic, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
27 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - West Melbourne, FL (10 miles from Indialantic, FL)
Job Details Job Location : FL - Palm Bay - West Melbourne, FL Position Type : Dental Assistant Salary Range : Undisclosed Description Assist hygienist in providing dental treatment, care and education...
30+ days ago
Smile Brands - Melbourne, FL (3 miles from Indialantic, FL)
Your Role as a Dental Assistant You'll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
30+ days ago
Smile Brands - Melbourne, FL (3 miles from Indialantic, FL)
Your Role as a Dental Assistant Youll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
30+ days ago
Brilliant Smiles Orthodontics - Palm Bay, FL (5 miles from Indialantic, FL)
Job Information Brilliant Smiles Orthodontics Orthodontic Assistant (Ortho Assistant) in Palm Bay, Florida Brilliant Smiles Orthodontics has an immediate opening for an experienced Orthodontic...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Indialantic, FL

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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...

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...


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...


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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Indialantic, FL

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

$35,502

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Indialantic, FL offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.5%)
  • 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 Indialantic, FL
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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