Dental Assistant Jobs in Concord, MA

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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Tufts University - Medford, MA (13 miles from Concord, MA)
The Radiology Dental Assistant takes full surveys and panoramic x-rays for new patients in the undergraduate clinic as well as CBCT scans, cephalometric x-rays and any digital x-rays requested from...
1 day ago
Boston, MA (16 miles from Concord, MA)
The ideal candidate should possess: -Strong assisting experience and skill, including proficiency in four-handed dentistry and taking digital radiographs, strong interest in laboratory work, excellence...
2 days ago
Cornerstone Dental - Westborough, MA (18 miles from Concord, MA)
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1 day ago
Framingham Dental Group - Framingham, MA (10 miles from Concord, MA)
Overview We are looking for a knowledgeable, dedicated Dental Assistant to join our team full-time. The Dental Assistant ensures that quality patient care is a priority....
4 days ago
Community Health Connections - Fitchburg, MA (24 miles from Concord, MA)
Minimum 1 year experience as a dental assistant. CPR Certified Mass State License Proficient reading, writing, and speaking in English....
Tufts Dental and Lennon Dental Group - Woburn, MA (10 miles from Concord, MA)
Properly take, develop and mount diagnostically acceptable x-rays, including full mouth series, bite wing, periapical, and panoramic cephalometric radiographs. ?...
4 days ago
Boston Medical Center - Boston, MA (16 miles from Concord, MA)
Graduate of a certified dental assistant program (or equivalent, such as 1 year experience in a dental office doing chair side or completion of Armed Forces training) is also required....
5 days ago
Community Health Connections - Fitchburg, MA (24 miles from Concord, MA)
.* Take, develop and mount x-rays (DANB national certification)* Prepare work to be sent to dental laboratories.* Works as part of team and works at the Community Health Center as required.* Demonstrate...
5 days ago
Dental Partners of Boston - Boston, MA (16 miles from Concord, MA)
Support seven hygienists schedules booking appointments. Requires excellent phone skills, multitasking, being able to the self-supervised the majority of the time.Will oversee a daily Huddle group...
5 days ago
Dental Partners of Boston - Boston, MA (16 miles from Concord, MA)
Support seven hygienists schedules booking appointments. Requires excellent phone skills, multitasking, being able to the self-supervised the majority of the time. Will oversee a daily Huddle...
Seaport Dental Associates - Boston, MA (16 miles from Concord, MA)
Seaport Dental's fun and energetic team is growing again!!Seaport Dental is a General Dental office, owned by Dr. Elizabeth Rooney. Dr. Rooney opened her Boston practice in 2007 and Milton in...
6 days ago
Veterans Health Administration - Boston, MA (16 miles from Concord, MA)
Ability to perform dental assistant-appropriate laboratory procedures. References: VA HANDBOOK 5005/46....
6 days ago
Central New England Endodontics & Implantology - Fitchburg, MA (24 miles from Concord, MA)
Central New England Endodontics is currently looking to hire a few full time Certified Dental Assistant....
South Shore Dental prosthetics - Quincy, MA (23 miles from Concord, MA)
We are looking for a part-time or full-time dental hygienist committed to educating their patients and providing the treatment they need and deserve.We offer a competitive compensation package,...
7 days ago
Advanced Dental Management - Quincy, MA (23 miles from Concord, MA)
.* Take radiographs/x-rays* Support all Front Desk and Office Managers as needed**Qualifications:*** State licensure and certification in dental hygiene* CRP Certification- Radiography/x-ray certification...
7 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Concord, MA

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

$44,688

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Highest Education Level

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

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