Dental Assistant Jobs in Leesburg, 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 - Ocoee, FL (23 miles from Leesburg, FL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
1 day ago
Community Health Centers Incorporated - Apopka, FL (21 miles from Leesburg, FL)
Qualifications: Education: High school diploma or equivalent; successful completion of Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Certification (EFDA)....
8 days ago
Aspen Dental - Inverness, FL (24 miles from Leesburg, FL)
Position Summary As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, you'll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
9 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Apopka, FL (21 miles from Leesburg, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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10 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Dental Care Alliance - Clermont, FL (17 miles from Leesburg, FL)
Candidates must be EFDA and X-ray certified in the State of Florida. We are looking for a candidate that has 1-2 years’ experience working in a dental office....
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14 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Inverness, FL (24 miles from Leesburg, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
15 days ago
Apopka, FL (21 miles from Leesburg, FL)
We are hiring a dental assistant who is a quick learner, outgoing with great people skills, pays attention to detail, and is competent with patient care....
20 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Clermont, FL (17 miles from Leesburg, 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...
23 days ago
Winter Garden, FL (21 miles from Leesburg, FL)
AWESOME DENTAL ASSISTANT NEEDED!!! Yes, it's true... In the middle of this Pandemic in our country, WE... at Stoneybrook Dental are STILL growing and we're doing it safely....
26 days ago
Heartland Dental - The Villages, FL (12 miles from Leesburg, FL)
Overview Expanded Function Dental Assistant Why join a Heartland Dental supported office?...
27 days ago
Community Health Centers - Winter Garden, FL (21 miles from Leesburg, FL)
Qualifications: Education: High school diploma or equivalent; successful completion of Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Certification (EFDA)....
28 days ago
Heartland Dental - Winter Garden, FL (21 miles from Leesburg, FL)
Overview Expanded Function Dental Assistant Why join a Heartland Dental supported office?...
28 days ago
Aspen Dental - The Villages, FL (12 miles from Leesburg, FL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
29 days ago
Aspen Dental - Lady Lake, FL (11 miles from Leesburg, 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
Aspen Dental - Leesburg, 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

Demographic Data for Leesburg, FL

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Leesburg, FL

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

$36,036

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Highest Education Level

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

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