Dental Assistant Jobs in Kissimmee, 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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SmileDirectClub - Orlando, FL (16 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
That's why we're looking for energetic, passionate, and confident Dental Assistants who can help turn frowns into life-changing grins. Are you up for it?...
23 hours ago
Aspen Dental - Orlando, FL (16 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
Dental Assistant Certificate with prior assistant experience necessary. X-ray certification required....
15 hours ago
SmileDirectClub - Altamonte Springs, FL (24 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
That's why we're looking for energetic, passionate, and confident Dental Assistants who can help turn frowns into life-changing grins. Are you up for it?...
20 hours ago
Stynt - Orlando, FL (16 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, bilingual, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, radiographer, steps, x ray...
2 days ago
Stynt - Orlando, FL (16 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, certified dental assistant, clinical, dental assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, steps, x ray...
2 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Kissimmee, FL
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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18 hours ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Pacific Dental Services - Ocoee, FL (19 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
Overview The primary role of the Registered Dental Assistant Extended Function (RDA-EF) is to assist the dentist in gaining the patient's commitment to the best possible treatment, with urgency....
16 hours ago
Dental Care Alliance - Winter Park, FL (20 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
Must be X-ray certified in the state of Florida and comfortable explaining treatment procedures to patient's/guardians....
7 days ago
Sage Dental - Winter Park, FL 32789, FL (20 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
Our Dental Assistants professionally assist the General Dentist chair side in a fast paced environment....
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8 days ago Sage Dental
Sage Dental - Orlando, FL 32828, FL (21 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
Our Dental Assistants professionally assist the General Dentist chair side in a fast paced environment....
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8 days ago Sage Dental
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Orlando, FL (16 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
Job Details Job Location : FL - Pine Hills - Orlando, FL Position Type : Dental Assistant Salary Range : Undisclosed Description Assist hygienist in providing dental treatment, care and education to...
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8 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Pacific Dental Services - Ocoee, FL (19 miles from Kissimmee, 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...
8 days ago
Ideal Dental - Union Park, FL 32817, FL (22 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
We are looking for Dental Assistants who are ready for the challenge of growing and developing their career alongside the modern healthcare evolution. What Does A Typical Day Include?...
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8 days ago Ideal Dental
Sage Dental - Orlando, FL (16 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
Our Dental Assistants professionally assist the General Dentist chair side in a fast paced environment....
9 days ago
International Education Corporation - Orlando, FL (16 miles from Kissimmee, FL)
, discipline and gritto join our team as an Associate Dental Assistant Instructor at our Orlando Campus....
9 days ago

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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 Kissimmee, FL

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

$36,036

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Highest Education Level

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

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