Dental Assistant Jobs in Suwanee, 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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Dental Care Alliance - Buford, GA (5 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Qualifications Desired Skills: 1-2 years of Dental Assistant experience X-ray license for the state of Georgia, required Expanded Duties Dental Assistant experience and license/certificate; required...
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Fabulous Dentistry and Orthodontics - Lilburn, GA 30047, GA (13 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Dental office in Lilburn GA and Forest Park is looking for a Bilingual highly motivated Front Office Patient co-ordinator. with focus on Front Desk responsibilities of Patient check-in, check-out,...
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1 day ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Duluth, GA (6 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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2 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Decatur, GA (23 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Our South Dekalb dental group is seeking a Temp 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...
1 day ago
D4C Dental - Dunwoody, GA (14 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Hygiene Assistants who are x-ray certified will obtain necessary periapical, bitewing, and panoramic x-rays for the appointment....
3 days ago
Kilcrease Financial,Inc. Recruiting for Financial,Dental,Medical Services - Atlanta, GA 30328, GA (19 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Dental Assistant Job Duties: • Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols. • Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping...
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4 days ago Kilcrease  Financial,Inc. Recruiting for Financial,Dental,Medical Services
Dental Care Alliance - Woodstock, GA (20 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Qualifications Certified Dental Assistant for the state of Georgia, required 1-2 years of experience working as a Dental Assistant....
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4 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Dental Care Alliance - Gainesville, GA (23 miles from Suwanee, GA)
This is a temporary full-time Dental Assistant position to work Mon-Thurs for the duration of 12 weeks....
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4 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Aspen Dental - Alpharetta, GA (12 miles from Suwanee, GA)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Conyers, GA (24 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Our Conyers 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 a high-performing...
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6 days ago
North American Dental Group - Alpharetta, GA (12 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Overview Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient first,...
6 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Conyers, GA (24 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Our Conyers 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...
6 days ago
All Medical Personnel - Tucker, GA (15 miles from Suwanee, GA)
About Our Client: Our client diagnostic results reveal new avenues to identify and treat disease, inspire healthy behaviors and improve health care management. The world leader in providing...
8 days ago
Wal-Mart - Woodstock, GA (20 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Expanded Function Permits About Walmart At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better....
8 days ago
Smile Doctors - Gainesville, GA (23 miles from Suwanee, GA)
Orthodontic Assistant Gainesville, GA, USA Req #131 Wednesday, January 13, 2021 The vision of Smile Doctors Braces is our people-first culture which creates an environment of passionate, caring...
8 days ago

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Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Dental Radiography: Radiation Protection in Dental Practice

Led by experts from Public Health Englands Dental X-ray Protection Service (DXPS), this course will improve your understanding of the requirements for radiation protection in dental practice...


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...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice

This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through photography, from the...


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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Suwanee, GA

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

$36,967

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Suwanee, GA offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.0%)
  • 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 Suwanee, GA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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