Dental Assistant Jobs in Griffin, GA

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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Great Expressions Dental Centers - Forest Park, GA (22 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Fayetteville 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...
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2 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Fayetteville, GA (17 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Fayetteville 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...
2 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Stockbridge, GA (19 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Stockbridge dental group is seeking a qualified, professional and motivated, full-time En dodontic Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of a high-performing...
1 day ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Stockbridge, GA (19 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Stockbridge dental group is seeking a full time qualified, professional, and motivated General Practice Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of a high-performing...
14 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Stockbridge, GA (19 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Fayetteville 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...
Direct Apply

16 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - McDonough, GA (19 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Fayetteville 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...
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16 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Peachtree City, GA (18 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Fayetteville 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...
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16 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Griffin, GA
Our Fayetteville 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...
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16 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Fayetteville, GA (17 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Fayetteville 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...
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16 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Fayetteville, GA (17 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Fayetteville 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...
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27 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Stockbridge, GA (19 miles from Griffin, GA)
Overview Our Stockbridge dental group is seeking a full time qualified, professional, and motivated G eneral Practice Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of...
27 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Stockbridge, GA (19 miles from Griffin, GA)
Our Stockbridge dental group is seeking a qualified, professional and motivated, full-time Endodontic Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of a high-performing...
28 days ago
D4C Dental - Morrow, GA (20 miles from Griffin, GA)
Job Brief We are seeking a Dental Assistant that is great with kids! Excellent Opportunity - Dental Assistant We are seekinga Dental Assistantthat is great with kids!...
29 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Forest Park, GA (22 miles from Griffin, GA)
Qualifications: Past experience as a medical assistant, dental assistant, or in a customer focused role desired Radiology certification preferred Please take just a few minutes to apply via this ad...
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29 days ago

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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

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Griffin, GA

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

$36,967

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Highest Education Level

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

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