Dental Assistant Jobs in Lutz, 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 - Clearwater, FL (21 miles from Lutz, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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2 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Pacific Dental Services - Tampa, FL (13 miles from Lutz, 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...
1 day ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Oldsmar, FL (13 miles from Lutz, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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1 day ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Smile Brands - Holiday, FL (15 miles from Lutz, FL)
Dental - Holiday office in Holiday, FL Your Role as a Certified Dental Assistant You'll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to...
2 days ago
New Port Richey, FL (17 miles from Lutz, FL)
Need part time certified Dental Assistant, Good pay, Benefits.Located in New Port Richey (Little Rd and Mitchell Blvd). Please fax resumes to .... Atten: Dr. Eskandari part time but with benefits....
1 day ago
Pacific Dental Services - Brandon, FL (18 miles from Lutz, 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...
2 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Tampa, FL (13 miles from Lutz, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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4 hours ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Zephyrhills, FL (19 miles from Lutz, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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2 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Tampa, FL (13 miles from Lutz, FL)
Our Tampa dental group is seeking a qualified and motivated, full-time Pediatric Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of our youngest patients, be a part of a high-performing Pediatric...
10 hours ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Lutz, FL
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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1 day ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Smile Brands - Palm Harbor, FL (17 miles from Lutz, 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....
1 day ago
Wesley Chapel, FL (10 miles from Lutz, FL)
Seasoned Specialty Practice (Prosthodontist & Periodontist) + General Dentistry seeks a qualified (EFDA) experienced dental assistant to join our amazing team!...
3 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Riverview, FL (22 miles from Lutz, FL)
Our Riverview dental group is seeking a qualified, professional and motivated, full-time Orthodontic Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of a high-performing...
3 days ago
Dr. Kenyon Fort - Saint Petersburg, FL (21 miles from Lutz, FL)
X-ray certified. Dental Assistant certification. Bonus Points: Ideal candidate will be open to feedback, hard-working, punctual, and ready to be part of a team....
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3 days ago Dr. Kenyon Fort
Smile Brands - Wesley Chapel, FL (10 miles from Lutz, FL)
Dental office in Wesley Chapel, 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...
3 days ago

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