Dental Assistant Jobs in Lady Lake, 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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Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Inverness, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, 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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3 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
College of Central Florida - Ocala, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
ADJUNCT - DENTAL ASSISTING (2020/2021 Annual Pool) Job Locations US-FL-Ocala Job ID 2020-1485 # of Openings 9999999 Category Instructional Overview To develop a healthy and caring environment that...
5 days ago
Centurion - Ocala, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
We are currently seeking a full-time Dental Assistant to join our team at Lowell Correctional Institution Annex located in Ocala, Florida....
5 days ago
Ocala, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
Comprehensive care dental office looking for an experienced dental assistant for a full time position, M-Th....
6 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Inverness, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, 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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6 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Herb Bennett DMD - Leesburg, FL (11 miles from Lady Lake, 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: ...
8 days ago
American Dental Partners, Inc. - Ocala, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
Required Skills One year certified dental assistant program; or Six months on-the-job experience; or High school diploma and demonstrated ability to assume dental assistant responsibilities....
10 days ago
Heartland Dental - The Villages, 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...
13 days ago
Heartland Dental - Wildwood, FL (9 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
Expanded Function Dental AssistantJob Locations US-FL-WildwoodRequisition ID 2020-39692Category Dental Assistant Overview Expanded Function Dental Assistant Why join a Heartland Dental supported office...
15 days ago
Heartland Dental - Lady Lake, 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...
15 days ago
American Family Dentistry - Belleview, FL (11 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
Required Skills One year certified dental assistant program; or Six months on-the-job experience; or High school diploma and demonstrated ability to assume dental assistant responsibilities....
15 days ago
Ocala, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
Have up-to-date state dental certifications - Expanded Functions, Radiology/X-ray, and CPR Are always looking for ways to improve and educate yourself, your peers and your patients on the latest happenings...
17 days ago
Ocala, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
NEED DENTAL ASSISTANT EXPERIENCED ONLY CERTIFIED EXPANDED FUNCTION PRIVATE PRACTICE ONE DOCTOR FULL TIME $17.... OR PER EXPERIENCE SEND RESUME...
17 days ago
Dental Care Alliance Llc - Ocala, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
Dental AssistantJob Locations US-FL-OcalaJob ID 2020-10285# of Openings 1Type Full-TimeCategory Dental Assistant Overview We are hiring a Dental Assistant for our affiliate practice Advanced Dental...
20 days ago
Ocala, FL (21 miles from Lady Lake, FL)
A full time position is available at the office of Lawrence J Sutton DDS. We are seeking a cross trained team member who can multi task. Dental Assisting ability is mandatory. We need an...
20 days ago

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