Dental Assistant Jobs in Blue Island, IL

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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University of Illinois Medical Center - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Current certification as a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) by the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB), if required by the employing institution....
2 days ago
Aspen Dental - Orland Park, IL (8 miles from Blue Island, IL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Dental Assistant Established Streamwood dental office looking for a sociable, dedicated, dental assistant with a good work ethic....
2 days ago
Frankfort, IL (14 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Amazing and busy dental office searching for dental assistant. Experience in the field preferred. Full time position. Monday-Thursday with 3 day weekends every week!...
19 hours ago
Medical Center Dental Associates - Melrose Park, IL (19 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Chairside Assisting needed for our two locations - Elk Grove and Melrose Park Take x-rays, impressions, and pour models Sterilization Knowledge with assisting in RCT, crowns, restorations Set up rooms...
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23 hours ago
Naperville Endodontics - Naperville, IL (24 miles from Blue Island, IL)
An established dental specialty office in Naperville is seeking an employee to perform multiple duties including chair side assisting, front office duties and provide administrative help to the...
2 days ago
Dental Art Specialists - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Blue Island, IL)
We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional, and friendly Orthodontic Dental assistant who is also experienced in chair-side assisting in restorative dentistry for children and adults....
2 days ago
McKenna Dental - Naperville, IL (24 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Mckenna Dental is looking for an exceptional dental assistant to join our team....
2 days ago
Cameo Dental Specialists - River Forest, IL (18 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Seeking a full time experienced Dental Assistant/Endodontic Assistant who possesses good communication skills, the willingness to learn and adapt, great patient skills, and positive motivation!...
2 days ago
Cameo Dental Specialists - Berwyn, IL (13 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Seeking a full time experienced Dental Assistant/Endodontic Assistant who possesses good communication skills, the willingness to learn and adapt, great patient skills, and positive motivation!...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Full time clinical chairside dental assistant position available in our Chicago (Lincoln Park) location....
3 days ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Webster Dental Care, with 11 locations north and west in Chicagoland is looking for Dental Assistants with at least one year of chair side experience....
3 days ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Blue Island, IL)
A modern general practice in a great neighborhood seeks a clinical (or cross-trained) dental assistant with vast experience in procedures such as implants, invisalign, x-rays, chairside whitening, temporary...
1 day ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Looking for a full time dual trained receptionist and dental assistant for a prosthodontic and cosmetic dental office near Lincoln Park....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Blue Island, IL)
Small Orthodontic office on the Northwest side of Chicago is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual with a positive attitude to join our practice as an orthodontic assistant. We are...
3 days ago

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