Dental Assistant Jobs in Annapolis, MD

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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Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Annapolis, MD)
We are looking for a full time dental assistant to join our wonderful team and fast-paced state-of-the-art family dentistry practice in historic Fells Point....
2 days ago
Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Annapolis, MD)
Orthodontic assistant wanted to join our team full possibly part time. Will need to travel between our offices in Baltimore and possibly Carroll county.
17 hours ago
Dunkirk, MD (18 miles from Annapolis, MD)
Dental office looking for full time experienced chairside Dental Assistant who is radiology certified. Established dental office - over 25 years in practice, great staff. Awesome benefit package....
5 days ago
Quadrant - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Annapolis, MD)
Dental Assistant - Treatment Coordinator Baltimore, MD Must: Have experience as a Dental Assistant - Treatment Coordinator Certification in Basic Dental Assisting X-ray certified a plus Must be Basic...
5 days ago
Catonsville, MD (21 miles from Annapolis, MD)
We are seeking a dental assistant for a full time or part time position in our office....
5 days ago
Brooklyn, MD (16 miles from Annapolis, MD)
Full Time dental assistant needed. X-ray certification is a MUST! Please be dependable, possess a positive attitude a be a team player. Some evenings are required....
6 days ago
Heartland Dental - Severna Park, MD (5 miles from Annapolis, MD)
Overview FULL TIME + FULL BENEFITS Our office is seeking a friendly Dental Assistant to support the clinical treatment care of our patients....
6 days ago
Anne Arundel Community College - Arnold, MD (4 miles from Annapolis, MD)
Noncredit, Dental Assistant Instructor Anne Arundel Community College Arnold, Maryland, United States 1 day ago Icon-Share Apply Now Description Job Details Title: Noncredit, Dental Assistant Instructor...
9 days ago
Hero Practice Services - Essex, MD (21 miles from Annapolis, MD)
OUTCOMES OF THE ROLE The Dental Assistant Extern's mission is to support the dentist, dental assistants and hygienists in providing excellent, high quality care to patients at a pediatric dental practice...
9 days ago
Hero Practice Services - Landover, MD (18 miles from Annapolis, MD)
OUTCOMES OF THE ROLE The Dental Assistant Extern's mission is to support the dentist, dental assistants and hygienists in providing excellent, high quality care to patients at a pediatric dental practice...
9 days ago
Quadrant - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Annapolis, MD)
in Basic Dental Assisting Must be CPR certified and X-ray Certified DUTIES: Duties include but are not limited to the following: Chair side Assisting Duties Greets and seats patients Prepares room...
9 days ago
Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Annapolis, MD)
Established Dental Office looking for a Dental Assistant. At least two years working experience and must have prior working knowledge with the Softden dental software. Email resume or fax to ......
9 days ago
Hero Practice Services - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Annapolis, MD)
OUTCOMES OF THE ROLE The Dental Assistant Extern's mission is to support the dentist, dental assistants and hygienists in providing excellent, high quality care to patients at a pediatric dental practice...
9 days ago
Ellicott City, MD (23 miles from Annapolis, MD)
A family oriented dental office serving the area over 35 years is seeking for a dental assistant....
11 days ago
Annapolis, MD
We are looking for a Dental Assistant with one or more years experience but most importantly a desire to learn and an affection for education....
11 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Annapolis, MD

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Annapolis, MD as reported by the BLS.

$39,954

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Annapolis, MD offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.1%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Master's Degree (2.1%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Assistants in Annapolis, MD
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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