Dental Assistant Jobs in Mount Prospect, 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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Chicago, IL (17 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
Our modern, high tech dental office on the north side of Chicago is looking for an experienced dental assistant to join our team....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
General practice in the Gold Coast neighborhood seeking experienced dental assistant to join our team. Monday thru Thursday and occasional Saturdays....
2 days ago
Skokie, IL (10 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
We are a hi-tech, fast paced, family oriented dental office looking to hire an Experienced Dental Assistant for our 3 locations: John Hancock, Skokie, Northbrook....
3 days ago
Colonial Dental Group - Glenview, IL (5 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
Assisting experience is a plus, but we are willing to train the right person to learn chairside assisting, four-handed assisting along with taking impressions and dental terminology....
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2 days ago Colonial Dental Group
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
Are you ready to take your career as a Dental Assistant further than you ever thought possible?...
3 days ago
Park Ridge, IL (5 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
Looking for an experienced part time orthodontic assistant to work between two offices. Must be outgoing personable upbeat and fun to be around. Also needs to be able to converse in conversation...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
We are a busy, growing, fun and professional dental office with a position available for our office. Our culture is a friendly, positive, good sense of humor and caring atmosphere. Primary job...
2 days ago
Affordable Dentures - Oak Park, IL (13 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
Dental Assistant Job ID 2020-9766 Category Dental Assistants and Front Desk Associates Overview Are you a Dental Assistant looking for a rewarding career and an opportunity to advance your clinical...
1 day ago
Des Plaines, IL (1 mile from Mount Prospect, IL)
Looking for either full time or part time Dental Assistant for Endodontic Specialty Office....
1 day ago
Busy Dental LLC - Palatine, IL (6 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
Our established office in Belvidere is looking for an energetic, motivated and reliable Dental Assistant and Dental Front Office/Receptionist. There are 2 available positions: 1. Dental Assistant....
6 hours ago
DentalOne Partners - Bloomingdale, IL (11 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
The Dental Assistant has direct responsibility for the patients excellent experience while "in the chair," and patient retention overall....
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3 days ago DentalOne Partners
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
DENTAL ASSISTANT: Make great pay as a Dental Assistant working with our established patient base and our productive team!...
16 hours ago
University of Illinois Medical Center - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
Once in-person exam testing resumes all applicants will be scheduled for an exam date to take the Dental Assistant I exam....
2 days ago
University of Illinois at Chicago - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
Once in-person exam testing resumes all applicants will be scheduled for an exam date to take the Dental Assistant I exam....
3 days ago
Express Employment Professionals - Waukegan - Waukegan, IL (21 miles from Mount Prospect, IL)
The Dental Assistant will assist with four-handed chair side assisting, room set up and room break down, digital x-rays, monitor nitrous oxide administration, coronal polishing, sealant application,...
3 days ago

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