Dental Assistant Jobs in Woodbine, 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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Dental Care Alliance - Westminster, MD (14 miles from Woodbine, MD)
Other duties as assigned Qualifications Required Skills: X-ray license for the state of MD Experience working as a Dental Assistant, or training from a formal Dental Assistant program At DCA we dont...
Heartland Dental - Eldersburg, MD (6 miles from Woodbine, MD)
Provide superior chairside assistance (i.e., four-handed dentistry) to supported dentists during a wide variety of procedures in accordance with the state dental practice act Utilize Dentrix for patient...
1 day ago
Ellicott City, MD (16 miles from Woodbine, MD)
Immediate opening for a Certified Dental Assistant Ft/Pt, Our modern Pediatric dental office uses Patterson Eaglesoft and Schick Digital xrays, Our Doctors are awesome! Fun place to work!...
2 days ago
University of Maryland Medical System - Baltimore, MD (24 miles from Woodbine, MD)
Completion of approved Dental Assistant Program. Associates of Arts Degree is preferred....
2 days ago
Affordable Dentures & Implants - Jessup, MD (21 miles from Woodbine, MD)
You will set-up and breakdown rooms, take and develop x-rays, offer chairside support, take impressions, and provide the patient with post-op instructions and care....
2 days ago
Affordable Dentures & Implants - Gaithersburg, MD (15 miles from Woodbine, MD)
Overview Come join our team as a Dental Assistant / Front Office Assistant! New Center Opening!...
2 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Silver Spring, MD (22 miles from Woodbine, MD)
Now is the time to join Dentists of Silver Spring. You will have opportunities to learn new skills from our team of experienced professionals. If you're ready to take your career to the next level...
1 day ago
Key West Crossing Dental Associates - Olney, MD (13 miles from Woodbine, MD)
and other diagnostic assessments (iTero 3D scanner, digital photography, etc.)Provide superior chairside assistance (ie, four-handed dentistry) to supported dentists during a wide variety of procedures...
1 day ago
Thomas England DMD - Columbia, MD (14 miles from Woodbine, MD)
General family practice conveniently located in downtown Columbia, Maryland seeks an experienced dental hygienist who is registered/licensed in the state of Maryland. We have a well-established,...
21 hours ago
Derwood, MD (14 miles from Woodbine, MD)
plan (like 401(k) plans) Dental Care (covered through office for employees and immediate family) Job Type: Full-time Salary: $18.00 - $26.00 per hour If you are experienced, x-ray certified, computer...
17 hours ago
Monrovia, MD (9 miles from Woodbine, MD)
A quality oriented dental office in the south of Frederick is looking for a reliable dental assistant. - full time position - Monday-Thursday - x-ray certification required...
8 hours ago
Prestige Periodontics - Rockville, MD (19 miles from Woodbine, MD)
Prestige Periodontics, a multi-location Periodontal Practice, seeks an energetic Dental Assistant for a full time position. This is an expanding practice that looks for someone to grow with it....
17 hours ago
Drs. John and Sue Chun - Westminster, MD (14 miles from Woodbine, MD)
Dental Assistant Westminster dental office. Seeking dedicated and caring individual to join our dental team. Experience is preferred, but will train right candidate....
17 hours ago
Dynamic Dental Care - Columbia, MD (14 miles from Woodbine, MD)
tasks like coronal polishing is a plus * Good computer skills * Excellent communication and people skills * Attention to detail * Well-organized and reliable * High school diploma; graduating from dental...
1 day ago
Hero Practice Services - Baltimore, MD (24 miles from Woodbine, 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...
1 day ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Woodbine, MD

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Woodbine, MD offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.2%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Master's Degree (2.2%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

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

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