Dental Assistant Jobs in Park Ridge, 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 (12 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
We are hiring dental assistants and orthodontic assistants to work 30 hours a week. Experience is preferred, but not required....
2 days ago
Medical Center Dental Associates - Melrose Park, IL (7 miles from Park Ridge, 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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1 day ago
DentalOne Partners - Vernon Hills, IL (16 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
Assistant certification, as required by state, or ability to become certified Current certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) preferred Maintain annual OSHA, HIPAA and Infection Control...
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1 day ago DentalOne Partners
Advocate Health Care - Chicago, IL (13 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
Responsibilities include: chairside assisting, radiographic film taking and processing, room set~up and breakdown and room stocking and maintenance....
2 days ago
Barrington, IL (18 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
We are seeking a friendly Dental Assistant to help provide the most efficient and high-quality dental care possible....
9 hours ago
Chicago, IL (12 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
We're looking for an energetic, outgoing, team-oriented dental assistant to join our growing team.We utilize the latest technology to delivery high quality dentistry and we need an individual motivated...
2 days ago
Uptown Dentistry - Park Ridge, IL
Our general dentistry office is seeking a full time dental assistant to add to our incredible team....
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14 hours ago
Arlington Heights, IL (9 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
Looking for experienced, personable dental assistant for 24 hours a week Mon, Tue and Thu 10-7, minimum experience 1-2 years. Look forward to meeting you. ... H. Killidar DDS...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (12 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
Full time clinical chairside dental assistant position available in our Chicago (Lincoln Park) location....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (12 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
Full Time Dental Assistant wanted for modern and busy Chicago office. Some experience preferred. Eaglesoft experience preferred. Please be 100% fluent in Spanish and English....
1 day ago
EON Clinics - Chicago, IL (6 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
EON Clinics, Chicago area’s leading dental implant specialists, is seeking an energetic, passionate Dental Assistant with oral surgery and prost experience who is always willing to put our patients...
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1 day ago
DentalOne Partners - Schaumburg, IL (12 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
Assistant certification, as required by state, or ability to become certified strongly preferred Current certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) preferred Current certification to monitor...
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1 day ago DentalOne Partners
Familia Dental - Addison, IL (10 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities The Dental Assistant performs many tasks requiring both interpersonal and technical skills....
1 day ago
Destiny Dental - Chicago, IL (12 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
Dental Assistants and Receptionists Chicago, IL $22,162-$36,743 Per Hour(Glassdoor Est.)...
1 day ago
Complete Health Dentistry Chicago South - Chicago, IL (12 miles from Park Ridge, IL)
Experience: * dental assisting: 2 years (Required) License: * Certified Dental Assistant (Preferred) Required travel: * 75% (Required) Application Question: * How long does it take you to take an FMX...
7 hours ago

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