Dental Assistant Jobs in Tinley Park, 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 (24 miles from Tinley Park, 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 (23 miles from Tinley Park, 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
Advocate Health Care - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Tinley Park, IL)
Responsibilities include: chairside assisting, radiographic film taking and processing, room set~up and breakdown and room stocking and maintenance....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (24 miles from Tinley Park, 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
DentalOne Partners - Forest Park, IL (20 miles from Tinley Park, IL)
The Dental Assistant has direct responsibility for the patients excellent experience while "in the chair," and patient retention overall....
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2 days ago DentalOne Partners
Chicago, IL (24 miles from Tinley Park, IL)
Full time clinical chairside dental assistant position available in our Chicago (Lincoln Park) location....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (24 miles from Tinley Park, 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
Destiny Dental - Chicago, IL (24 miles from Tinley Park, 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 (24 miles from Tinley Park, 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
Chicago, IL (24 miles from Tinley Park, IL)
Looking for a confident, energetic team player to work in an up to date dental office in Waukegan, IL. The candidate hired for this position will be enthusiastic, friendly and willing to be a team...
3 days ago
Heartland Dental - Mokena, IL (3 miles from Tinley Park, 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...
3 days ago
Patrick Cross Dds - Chicago, IL (24 miles from Tinley Park, IL)
Job Company Small dental practice seeking competent full time (40 hrs) dental assistant. Dental assistants should be well-organized with great attention to detail....
3 days ago
Bridgeview, IL (11 miles from Tinley Park, 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:...
4 days ago
HealthLinc, Inc - East Chicago, IN (20 miles from Tinley Park, 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/...
5 days ago
Chicago, IL (24 miles from Tinley Park, IL)
DENTAL ASSISTANT: Make great pay as a Dental Assistant working with our established patient base and our productive team!...
6 days ago

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