Dental Assistant Jobs in Bel Air, 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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Pikesville, MD (22 miles from Bel Air, MD)
We are seeking a dental assistant for a part time position in our office....
14 hours ago
Quadrant - Baltimore, MD (22 miles from Bel Air, 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...
15 hours ago
Cockeysville, MD (16 miles from Bel Air, MD)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIILITIES of an Orthodontic Dental Assistant include: - chairside assisting for dentist - running column of orthodontic treatment - administrative responsibilities such as following...
1 day ago
Fallston, MD (4 miles from Bel Air, MD)
Searching for a Full Time Dental assistant to work in our Fallston and Middle River locations. Friendly and fast paced environment, looking for a great team player! X-ray certification required....
2 days ago
Hero Practice Services - Essex, MD (17 miles from Bel Air, 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...
4 days ago
Quadrant - Baltimore, MD (22 miles from Bel Air, 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...
4 days ago
Baltimore, MD (22 miles from Bel Air, 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 ......
4 days ago
Hero Practice Services - Baltimore, MD (22 miles from Bel Air, 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...
4 days ago
Aspen Dental - Abingdon, MD (5 miles from Bel Air, MD)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
6 days ago
Heartland Dental - Aberdeen, MD (8 miles from Bel Air, MD)
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...
6 days ago
The Kid's Dentist - Owings Mills, MD 21117, MD (24 miles from Bel Air, MD)
Busy Pediatric Dental Office is seeking Dental Assistant - MD x-rays license and Dentrix....
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7 days ago
Mumby and Simmons Dental Consultants, PC - Baltimore, MD (22 miles from Bel Air, MD)
M-F; Must be x-ray Certified; Benefits Include: Leave, PTO, Continuing Education, SEP IRA...
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8 days ago
Hero Practice Services - Baltimore, MD (22 miles from Bel Air, MD)
Previous work experience in a dental practice as a dental assistant is a plus Dental Assisting National Board's (DANB) Radiation Health and Safety successfully passed exam or Certified Dental Assistant...
13 days ago
Education Affiliates - Baltimore, MD (22 miles from Bel Air, MD)
About The Job [Campus Name] in (add location) is seeking an experienced, highly motivated (insert subject) to join its faculty. If you possess a desire to help others succeed, this is an...
17 days ago
Baltimore, MD (22 miles from Bel Air, MD)
*Must be X-ray certified One year experience preferred Parking is provided...
22 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Bel Air, MD

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

$39,954

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Bel Air, MD offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.5%)
  • 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 Bel Air, MD
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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