Dental Assistant Jobs in Norcross, 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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MINT dentistry - Atlanta, GA (16 miles from Norcross, GA)
Location: Atlanta, GA (Metro) MINT Dentistry is looking for a highly skilled Registered Dental Assistant to join our growing team!...
Pacific Dental Services - Atlanta, GA (16 miles from Norcross, GA)
Responsibilities Perform functions in accordance with the applicable state's Dental Auxiliaries Table of Permitted Duties Actively participate in the Perfect Patient Experience by striving to keep...
21 hours ago
Dental Care Alliance - Suwanee, GA (10 miles from Norcross, GA)
Must be Expanded Duties and x-ray certified in the state of GA and is preferred to have at least 2 years of Dental Assisting experience....
Marietta Family Dental Care, PC - Marietta, GA (20 miles from Norcross, GA)
We are seeking an enthusiastic experienced Dental Assistant for our successful practice in East Cobb....
1 day ago
Smile Doctors - Dacula, GA (18 miles from Norcross, GA)
The vision of Smile Doctors is our people-first culture which creates an environment of passionate, caring Team Members dedicated to providing fun and encouraging relationships with each other and...
16 hours ago
Heartland Dental - Tucker, GA (5 miles from Norcross, GA)
Excellent communication and organizational skills Preferred Experience If required under the state dental practice act, dental assistant certification and/or x-ray certification Working knowledge of...
3 days ago
State of Georgia - Lawrenceville, GA (12 miles from Norcross, GA)
Minimum Qualifications Current DANB (Dental Assisting National Board) Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) credential....
4 days ago
Heartland Dental - Flowery Branch, GA (22 miles from Norcross, GA)
Provide superior chairside assistance (i.e., four-handed dentistry) to supported dentists during a wide variety of procedures in accordance with the state dental practice act Utilize Dentrix for patient...
4 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Suwanee, GA (10 miles from Norcross, GA)
Other duties as assigned Qualifications Required Skills: Expanded Duties Dental Assistant (EDDA) in the state of GA X-ray license in the state of GA 2 years' experience working as a Dental Assistant...
Walmart / Sam's - Loganville, GA (19 miles from Norcross, GA)
Completion of accredited training program and/or national DANB Certified or Registered Dental Assistant [CDA/RDA], depending on state regulations Coronal polishing, nitrous oxide, sealant placement,...
6 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Atlanta, GA (16 miles from Norcross, GA)
Work professionally and maintain patient confidentiality per HIPPA QUALIFICATIONS Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification or a Registered or Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) license...
Dental Care Alliance - Alpharetta, GA (14 miles from Norcross, GA)
The Dental Assistant we hire is preferred to have at least 1 year of Dental Assisting experience and must be x-ray certified in the state of Georgia....
Sage Dental - Roswell, GA (8 miles from Norcross, GA)
duties and radiography certifications At least two years of chairside assisting experience...
Sage Dental - Duluth, GA (7 miles from Norcross, GA)
Our Specialty Dental Assistants professionally assist our Specialists chair side in a fast paced environment....
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Stone Mountain, GA (10 miles from Norcross, GA)
Work professionally and maintain patient confidentiality per HIPPA QUALIFICATIONS Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification or a Registered or Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) license...

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Norcross, GA

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

$36,967

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Norcross, GA offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.1%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Master's Degree (2.2%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Assistants in Norcross, GA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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