Dental Assistant Jobs in Glen Carbon, 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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Webster Groves, MO (23 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Expanded Function in restorative I and II is a plus. Full time = benefits such as insurance, vacation pay and 401K....
2 days ago
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville - Alton, IL (15 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
OR Current Certification as a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) by the Dental Assisting National Board....
2 days ago
Confidential - St. Louis, MO (21 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Medical / Dental Assistant experience preferred. Must have own reliable transportation, good driving record, and car insurance....
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2 days ago
Affinia Healthcare - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Graduate from a dental assistant school required. Experience: Requires one (2) years of experience as a dental assistant....
18 hours ago
Alpha Dental Care - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Dental Assistant / Front office at Alpha Dental Care Saint Louis, MO 63132 About the Job Our well established private practice is looking for a part time dental assistant who is cross trained for front...
3 days ago
American Family Dentistry - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Required Skills One year certified dental assistant program; or Six months on-the-job experience; or High school diploma and demonstrated ability to assume dental assistant responsibilities....
3 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
About you In addition to necessary industry certifications and education, as a periodontal dental assistant, you will possess outstanding time management, communication, and technical skills....
4 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
As a dental assistant we recognize your efforts and care about your career development....
4 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Dental assistants needed for temporary assignments--Dental Temporary Services per diem/PRN. Can lead to permanent opportunities. Work when you want....
5 days ago
Thenewstribune Com - Belleville, IL (20 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
DENTAL ASSISTANT, Exp. pref. Salary depending on exp. Email resume to ......
7 days ago
Aspen Dental - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
7 days ago
Alpha Dental Care - Saint Louis, MO (23 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Our well established private practice is looking for a part time dental assistant who is cross trained for front office. Dental assistanting for all general procedures are a must....
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7 days ago Alpha Dental Care
American Dental Partners, Inc. - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Required Skills One year certified dental assistant program; or Six months on-the-job experience; or High school diploma and demonstrated ability to assume dental assistant responsibilities....
8 days ago
Dentist - Belleville, IL (20 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Growing dental practices in Brentwood, MO and Belleville, IL. are looking for an experienced dental assistant. Salary is negotiable....
9 days ago
Familia Dental - East Saint Louis, IL (12 miles from Glen Carbon, IL)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities The Dental Assistant performs many tasks requiring both interpersonal and technical skills....
10 days ago

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