Dental Assistant Jobs in Marriottsville, 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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North Bethesda, MD (23 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
Seeking a superb assistant that helps the Doctor assist with patient care, instrument sterilization,charting entering treatment plans, room set up,x ray certified all aspects of a dental assistant....
1 day ago
Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
Expanded functions is also a plus! Those without x-ray certification need not apply....
1 day ago
Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
Three years as a Dental Assistant, two years of which must have been in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. (Preferred) Certification in Dental Radiology required....
15 hours ago
Menton Family Dental Care - Ellicott City, MD 21042, MD (4 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
Part Time Dental Assistant, 20 hours, who is energetic with a great personality and organizing skills....
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2 days ago
Columbia, MD (9 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
We are in search of a certified Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Our new team member must be punctual, presentable, friendly, enthusiastic and dedicated to quality care for our patients....
15 hours ago
Mumby and Simmons Dental Consultants, PC - Baltimore, MD (11 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
M-F; Must be x-ray Certified; Benefits Include: Leave, PTO, Continuing Education, SEP IRA...
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2 days ago
Owings Mills, MD (8 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
We are looking for a competent dental assistant who will make the dentist's office more efficient and pleasant for patients....
1 day ago
The Kid's Dentist - Owings Mills, MD 21117, MD (8 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
Busy Pediatric Dental Office is seeking Dental Assistant - MD x-rays license and Dentrix....
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10 hours ago
U.S. Army Medical Command - Fort Meade, MD (19 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
Assistant Association....
7 hours ago
Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Marriottsville, 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.
3 days ago
Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Marriottsville, 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....
5 days ago
Eldersburg, MD (4 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
Demonstrate complete knowledge of dental terminology, instruments, maintenance, and proper tray setups. Perform all chairside procedures efficiently....
6 days ago
Towson, MD (15 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
FLUENT ENGLISH AND SPANISH DENTAL ASSISTANT WITH RADIOLOGY LICENSE (NOT CERTIFICATION) * We are a well established orthodontic practice looking for a new member to join our team....
6 days ago
Quadrant - Olney, MD (15 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
Dental Assistant - Treatment Coordinator Montgomery County, MD Must: Have experience as a Dental Assistant - Treatment Coordinator Certification in Basic Dental Assisting X-ray certified CPR Certified...
7 days ago
Gaithersburg, MD (20 miles from Marriottsville, MD)
We are seeking an experienced dental assistant to join our office/team on a full-time basis. We are located in the heart of Gaithersburg in a professional building....
7 days ago

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Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Dental Radiography: Radiation Protection in Dental Practice

Led by experts from Public Health Englands Dental X-ray Protection Service (DXPS), this course will improve your understanding of the requirements for radiation protection in dental practice...

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice

This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through photography, from the...

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Marriottsville, MD

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Marriottsville, 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 Marriottsville, MD
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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