Dental Assistant Jobs in Dearborn, MI

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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Detroit, MI (6 miles from Dearborn, MI)
This program teaches you the skills you need to become a dental assistant. Dental Assistants are needed in the Detroit area....
2 days ago
West Oaks Dental Group, PC - West Bloomfield, MI (19 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Job Description West Bloomfield, MI general practice needs full time Certified Dental Assistant....
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2 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Canton, MI (15 miles from Dearborn, MI)
The Dental Assistant has direct responsibility for the patients excellent experience while "in the chair," and patient retention overall....
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3 days ago DentalOne Partners
North American Dental Group - West Bloomfield, MI (19 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Job Information North American Dental Group Full Time Dental Assistant in West Bloomfield , Michigan Full Time Dental Assistant "Open Up" to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place...
6 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Southgate, MI (6 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Dental Assistant - General Practice Great Expressions Dental Centers Southgate, MI Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details Company Overview Overview Our Southgate, Michigan dental group is seeking...
6 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Roseville, MI (18 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Dental Assistant - General Practice Great Expressions Dental Centers Roseville, MI Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details Company Overview Overview Our Roseville, Michigan dental group is seeking...
6 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Wayne, MI (11 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Dental Assistant - Orthodontics Great Expressions Dental Centers Wayne, MI Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details Company Overview Overview Our Wayne, MI dental group is seeking a qualified, professional...
6 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Detroit, MI (6 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Assistant certification, as required by state, or ability to become certified Current certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) preferred Maintain annual OSHA, HIPAA and Infection Control...
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11 days ago DentalOne Partners
University of Detroit Mercy - Detroit, MI (6 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Responsibilities include the following: assisting in general dentistry as well as endodontic, pediatric, periodontal and oral surgery, radiology, implants and dispensary/sterilization....
16 days ago
North American Dental Group - Canton, MI (15 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Full Time Dental Assistant "Open Up" to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient first, every visit....
17 days ago
Dr. Berkowski - Dearborn, MI
Seeking a permanent part-time dental assistant/receptionist for my West Dearborn dental office. Office hours average of 28-35 hours per week....
23 days ago
North American Dental Group - West Bloomfield, MI (19 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Overview Full Time Dental Assistant "Open Up" to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient first, every...
24 days ago
Covenant Community Care - Detroit, MI (6 miles from Dearborn, MI)
Students recently completing a Dental Assistant program are welcome to apply....
25 days ago
Taylor, MI (7 miles from Dearborn, MI)
compensation: Based on experience employment type: full-time Seeking 2 full time Dental Assistants with minimum 1 year dental office assisting experience for our busy practice....
26 days ago
Dearborn, MI
Assistants provide aid by working alongside the dentist during all aspects of General Dentistry. They hand instruments and materials to the provider while maintaining isolation....
29 days ago

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