Dental Assistant Jobs in Winter Garden, 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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Lake Mary, FL (19 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
Our Lake Mary Heathrow dental practice is looking for an experienced, highly motivated dental assistant/front office assistant. Bilingual English and Spanish speaking skills are a plus....
7 hours ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Orlando, FL (12 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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2 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Dental Care Alliance - Clermont, FL (10 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
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1 day ago
Heartland Dental - Longwood, FL (17 miles from Winter Garden, 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...
3 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Lake Mary, FL (19 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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3 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Heartland Dental - Davenport, FL (20 miles from Winter Garden, 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...
3 days ago
Sage Dental - Windermere, FL (10 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
Our Dental Assistants professionally assist the General Dentist chair side in a fast paced environment....
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4 days ago Sage Dental
Pacific Dental Services - Lake Mary, FL (19 miles from Winter Garden, 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...
4 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Casselberry, FL (17 miles from Winter Garden, 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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5 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Orlando, FL (12 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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5 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Pacific Dental Services - Orlando, FL (12 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
About the opportunity This is why you became a dental assistant....
5 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Orlando, FL (12 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
About you In addition to necessary industry certifications and education, as an orthodontic dental assistant you will possess outstanding time management, communication, and technical skills....
5 days ago
Orlando, FL (12 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
*Minimum one (2-3) years of experience working as a dental assistant....
6 days ago
Oviedo, FL (24 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
We are in need of a dental assistant to join our wonderful team on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. We begin at 7:45 AM and close at 5:00 PM and take an hour break for lunch....
6 days ago
Orlando, FL (12 miles from Winter Garden, FL)
Position available in a family oriented pediatric dental office in East Orlando. We are looking to grow our team with someone who recognizes how very important every staff member is to the...
6 days ago

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