Dental Assistant Jobs in Wheaton, 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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University of Illinois Medical Center - Chicago, IL (24 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Current certification as a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) by the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB), if required by the employing institution....
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Aspen Dental - Orland Park, IL (22 miles from Wheaton, IL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
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Medical Center Dental Associates - Melrose Park, IL (13 miles from Wheaton, 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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Dental Art Specialists - Chicago, IL (24 miles from Wheaton, IL)
We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional, and friendly Orthodontic Dental assistant who is also experienced in chair-side assisting in restorative dentistry for children and adults....
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Chicago, IL (24 miles from Wheaton, IL)
A modern general practice in a great neighborhood seeks a clinical (or cross-trained) dental assistant with vast experience in procedures such as implants, invisalign, x-rays, chairside whitening, temporary...
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Park Ridge, IL (18 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Small well established Park Ridge dental practice looking for a compassionate and experienced part-time dental assistant....
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Park Ridge, IL (18 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Our dental office is seeking a part-time dental assistant to add to our incredible team....
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Aspen Dental - Bloomingdale, IL (6 miles from Wheaton, IL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (24 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Looking for a full time dual trained receptionist and dental assistant for a prosthodontic and cosmetic dental office near Lincoln Park....
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Westchester, IL (12 miles from Wheaton, IL)
We are in need of a dental assistant with at least 1 year experience assisting. We are open to training the right person if they are willing to learn! Dr....
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Aspen Dental - Evergreen Park, IL (23 miles from Wheaton, IL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
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Aspen Dental - Algonquin, IL (23 miles from Wheaton, IL)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
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Chicago, IL (24 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Dental Assistant Established Streamwood dental office looking for a sociable, dedicated, dental assistant with a good work ethic....
3 days ago
Des Plaines, IL (18 miles from Wheaton, IL)
We are growing and seeking to hire 2 people - Dental Assistant and Dental Front Desk Administrator to join our team....
3 days ago
Naperville Endodontics - Naperville, IL (5 miles from Wheaton, IL)
An established dental specialty office in Naperville is seeking an employee to perform multiple duties including chair side assisting, front office duties and provide administrative help to the...
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