Dental Assistant Jobs in Mokena, 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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Cameo Dental Specialists - La Grange, IL (17 miles from Mokena, 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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2 days ago
HealthLinc, Inc - East Chicago, IN (24 miles from Mokena, IL)
As a Dental Assistant I, you will systematically analyze patient health information, manage and track coordination of pro-active care for patients with chronic conditions, and identify wellness and/...
1 day ago
Bridgeview, IL (14 miles from Mokena, IL)
Position: Dental Assistant for General Dentistry and Orthodontic (metal braces) office Name of office: International Dental of Bridgeview Address: 7124 W 83rd, Suite E, Bridgeview, IL 60455 Website:...
17 hours ago
Naperville, IL (20 miles from Mokena, IL)
Requirements: Coronal polishing & Sealant certification a must, nitrous oxide certification a plus. Full Time available Great benefit package...
5 days ago
Woodridge, IL (16 miles from Mokena, IL)
Requirements: Coronal polishing & Sealant certification a must, nitrous oxide certification a plus. Full Time & Part time available Great benefit package...
5 days ago
Frankfort, IL (4 miles from Mokena, IL)
About Our Practice: Our Pediatric Dental office is located in Frankfort, Illinois and proudly serves the dental needs of infants, children, and teens (including those with special needs) in the...
7 days ago
McKenna Dental - Elmhurst, IL (24 miles from Mokena, IL)
Mckenna Dental is looking for an exceptional dental assistant to join our team....
8 days ago
Downers Grove, IL (20 miles from Mokena, IL)
No experience necessary, will train the right person. Downers Grove: Monday & Friday 8:00-6:00 Park Ridge: Tuesday 8:00-6:00, Saturday 8:00-12;00 Ideal candidate will cover both locations. please...
9 days ago
Dr. John. C. Skreko DDS MAGD FADI FICD - La Grange, IL (17 miles from Mokena, IL)
Dental Assistant Wanted - Part Time - Pay Compensated with Experience - Will Train the Right Candidate - General Dentistry Practice - Chair side Assisting - Implants and Surgery - Comprehensive Care...
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9 days ago
Michael Kowalik DDS, Ltd - Burbank, IL (15 miles from Mokena, 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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10 days ago Michael Kowalik DDS, Ltd
Lombard Dental - Lombard, IL (24 miles from Mokena, IL)
We are looking for a personable, hard working, reliable dental assistant to add to our already amazing team....
12 days ago
Evergreen Park, IL (16 miles from Mokena, IL)
Upbeat, positive dental assistant needed Monday-Thursday from 8:45-5pm in a quality oriented, family practice at Oak Ridge Family Dental in Evergreen Park, IL....
13 days ago
La Grange, IL (17 miles from Mokena, IL)
Lagrange dental office looking for a full time assistant (35 hours per week) no experience necessary will train
13 days ago
Cameo Dental Specialists - La Grange, IL (17 miles from Mokena, IL)
Seeking a full time experienced Endodontist Assistant who possesses good communication skills, the willingness to learn and adapt, great patient skills, and positive motivation! This position is...
14 days ago
ClearChoice Dental Implant Centers - Downers Grove, IL (20 miles from Mokena, IL)
Experience: Certified as a Dental Assistant by the A.D.A....
14 days ago

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