Dental Assistant Jobs in Homewood, 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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Christ Community Health Services - Hickory Hills, IL (14 miles from Homewood, IL)
Apply Description JOB DESCRIPTION Title: Registered Dental Assistant Location:?...
1 day ago
Worth, IL (11 miles from Homewood, IL)
If you have prior work experience as a dental assistant. Part time position available for an assistant as well. Must be a team player and have great communication skills....
1 hour ago
Oak Brook, IL (22 miles from Homewood, IL)
We are seeking an experienced part-time and/or full-time chair-side dental assistant in our pediatric dental practice located in Oak Brook and St. Charles IL....
3 days ago
Cameo Dental Specialists - La Grange, IL (18 miles from Homewood, IL)
Cameo Dental Specialists is seeking a hard working team player to join our team. CDS is a multi specialty group practice and the applicant will be working with the Endodontist. Applicants must...
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3 days ago
North American Dental Group - Bolingbrook, IL (23 miles from Homewood, IL)
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
Center For Dental Excellence - Flossmoor, IL
Certified Dental Assistant The Center for Dental Excellence Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents. Add File The application opened in a new tab....
8 days ago
Aspen Dental - Bolingbrook, IL (23 miles from Homewood, IL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
10 days ago
Calumet City, IL (8 miles from Homewood, IL)
Bilingual Dental assistant and receptionist positions available immediately at our well established office....
11 days ago
Michael Kowalik DDS, Ltd - Burbank, IL (15 miles from Homewood, IL)
Experience as a working dental assistant is necessary. A history of chairside assisting is preferred. A woking knowledge of dental terminology is a must....
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11 days ago Michael Kowalik DDS, Ltd
Munster, IN (9 miles from Homewood, IL)
Looking for an experienced chairside dental assistant for Munster dental office. Schedule is Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, every other Saturday. Averages ~20-25 hrs/week....
13 days ago
Aspen Dental - Homewood, IL (1 mile from Homewood, IL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, you'll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
15 days ago
Heartland Dental - Orland Park, IL (9 miles from Homewood, IL)
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...
16 days ago
Hinsdale, IL (22 miles from Homewood, IL)
Extreme sterilization practiced PT Dental assistant....
16 days ago
Chicago Heights, IL (4 miles from Homewood, IL)
Our office is looking for a dental assistant to join our dental teams located in South Chicago Heights and Calumet City (60409)....
18 days ago
Aspen Dental - Homewood, IL
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
24 days ago

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Introduction to Dental Medicine
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