Dental Assistant Jobs in Union City, 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 (11 miles from Union City, 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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15 hours ago
Monster - Hapeville, GA (10 miles from Union City, GA)
You must have at least 1 year of experience as a dental assistant....
7 hours ago
Atlanta Smiles and Wellness - Atlanta, GA (21 miles from Union City, GA)
We are looking for an experienced "Super Star" dental assistant with a great attitude and a strong work ethnic to join our team. We are a cosmetic/general practice in the Atlanta / Vinings area....
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1 day ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Atlanta, GA (15 miles from Union City, GA)
Job Details Job Location : GA - Cascade - Atlanta, GA Position Type : Dental Assistant Salary Range : Undisclosed Job Shift : *Full Time Description Assist hygienist in providing dental treatment, care...
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2 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Fayetteville, GA (7 miles from Union City, 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...
7 hours ago
North American Dental Group - Hiram, GA (23 miles from Union City, GA)
Overview 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, every visit....
4 days ago
Vital Smiles - Newnan, GA (22 miles from Union City, GA)
The dental assistant should never have to leave the room to get supplies or instruments. All equipment, cart, and bins should be stocked and ready for use....
4 days ago
CARLOS RAMOS DMD PC - Tyrone, GA (6 miles from Union City, GA)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following : Looking for a Experienced Dental Assistant for our busy family Private Practice. 1 year minimum experience is REQUIRED, Must be Mature,...
4 days ago
NaphCare - Atlanta, GA (15 miles from Union City, GA)
NaphCare is hiring a strong Dental Assistant to join our team at the Fulton County Jail located in Atlanta, GA....
4 days ago
Heartland Dental - Decatur, GA (19 miles from Union City, GA)
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...
5 days ago
State of Georgia - Decatur, GA (19 miles from Union City, GA)
The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) is currently seeking candidates for the position of Dental Assistant at Georgia Regional Hospital - Atlanta, located...
5 days ago
National Orthodontics - Atlanta, GA (15 miles from Union City, GA)
Orthodontic Assistant National Orthodontics Atlanta, GA 30301 Full-time, Part-time Refer friends, get paid! Job Description Job Description Orthodontics Assistant 1yr Experience Posting ID: 563548857
7 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Atlanta, GA (15 miles from Union City, GA)
Qualifications Active Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification....
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8 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Oakhurst Medical Centers Incorporated - Stone Mountain, GA (24 miles from Union City, GA)
Job Information Oakhurst Medical Centers Inc Dental Assistant in Stone Mountain, Georgia The Dental Assistant is responsible for supporting the delivery of dental care by, preparing and maintaining...
8 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Douglasville, GA (17 miles from Union City, GA)
* 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 and create an...
11 days ago

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Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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

As an Administrative Dental Assistant, you will perform as a professional dental staff member and work on behalf of the patient as well as the dentist. This exciting Administrative Dental...


Clinical Dental Assistant

When you become a dental assistant, you'll enjoy a career that is not only fulfilling, but also rewarding. Caring dental assistants truly make a difference with clients, providing comfort and...


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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Union City, GA

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

$36,967

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Highest Education Level

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

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