Dental Assistant Jobs in Tucker, 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 - Conyers, GA (15 miles from Tucker, 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...
1 day ago
North American Dental Group - Alpharetta, GA (19 miles from Tucker, 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,...
1 day ago
Dental Care Alliance - Woodstock, GA (22 miles from Tucker, GA)
Qualifications Certified Dental Assistant for the state of Georgia, required 1-2 years of experience working as a Dental Assistant....
1 day ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Atlanta, GA (12 miles from Tucker, GA)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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1 day ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Dental Care Alliance - Stockbridge, GA (20 miles from Tucker, GA)
The Dental Assistant we hire will have 3-4 years' experience working as a Dental Assistant and is required to have an x-ray license for the state of Georgia....
23 hours ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Conyers, GA (15 miles from Tucker, 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...
Direct Apply

1 day ago
Dental Care Alliance - Alpharetta, GA (19 miles from Tucker, GA)
Our perfect candidate will be a Registered Dental Assistance with 1-2 years of hands on experience, and must be x-ray certified in the state of GA....
21 hours ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Atlanta, GA (12 miles from Tucker, GA)
Our Atlanta 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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3 hours ago
Aspen Dental - Atlanta, GA (12 miles from Tucker, GA)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
17 hours ago
Aspen Dental - Alpharetta, GA (19 miles from Tucker, GA)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
14 hours ago
All Medical Personnel - Tucker, 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...
3 days ago
Wal-Mart - Woodstock, GA (22 miles from Tucker, GA)
Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Expanded Function Permits About Walmart At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better....
3 days ago
Heartland Dental - Suwanee, GA (15 miles from Tucker, GA)
Overview Expanded Function Dental Assistant Why join a Heartland Dental supported office?...
4 days ago
Smile Doctors - Dacula, GA (21 miles from Tucker, GA)
Orthodontic Assistant Dacula, GA 30019, USA Flowery Branch, GA, USA Req #120 Friday, January 8, 2021 The vision of Smile Doctors Braces is our people-first culture which creates an environment of...
4 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Atlanta, GA (12 miles from Tucker, GA)
Our Atlanta dental group is seeking a temporary 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...
4 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Tucker, GA

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

$36,967

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Tucker, GA offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.5%)
  • 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 Tucker, GA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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