Dental Assistant Jobs in Lincoln Park, 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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Sterling Heights, MI (22 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
Would prefer someone with at least 1 year working as a Dental Assistant....
2 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Sterling Heights, MI (22 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
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16 hours ago DentalOne Partners
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Allen Park, MI (1 mile from Lincoln Park, MI)
For more information, please contact * Past experience as a medical assistant, dental assistant, or in a customer focused role desired * Radiology certification preferred...
1 day ago
DentalOne Partners - Canton, MI (16 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
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4 days ago DentalOne Partners
Polyviou Family Dentistry PC - Lincoln Park, MI
You must have the following skills: Four-Handed Dentistry Able to take x-rays Able to make Temporaries Able to confidently speak to patient about treatment Familiar with Invisalign and using the Itero...
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8 days ago
Ypsilanti, MI (22 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
FULL TIME Dental Assistant (CDA/RDA preferred) wanted for a busy practice that is looking for an outgoing, friendly team member who wants to be part of a fast-paced, rewarding work environment....
8 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Canton, MI (16 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
Qualifications Past experience as a medical assistant, dental assistant, or in a customer focused role desired? Radiology certification preferred...
8 days ago
Dearborn Heights, MI (5 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
family dental office looking for experienced energetic dental assistant. must have knowledge with dentrix software. if interested plz contact us at ......
8 days ago
Grosse Pointe, MI (16 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
Full time position with an established private practice. We love our patients and sustain a 5 Star google rating. Expanded duties are valued and appreciated. If you take pride in utilizing your...
8 days ago
Great Expressions - Woodhaven, MI (8 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
Our Dental Assistants often get full-time hours at only one location....
9 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Detroit, MI (9 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
Our Dental Assistants often get full-time hours at only one location....
9 days ago
Elite Dental Partners - West Bloomfield, MI (22 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
., scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, billing and ordering supplies as directed by Office Manager) REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or equivalent Dental Assistant...
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10 days ago Elite Dental Partners
apple dental - Warren, MI (20 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
We are looking for a full-time dental assistant. to join our family oriented dental practice....
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10 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Livonia, MI (12 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
For more information, please contact [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to Hygiene Assistant Qualifications: Past experience as a medical assistant, dental assistant, or in a customer focused...
10 days ago
Katharine Murphy, DMD, PC - West Bloomfield, MI (22 miles from Lincoln Park, MI)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns. Ability to take high quality radiographs / intra-oral photos....
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11 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Lincoln Park, MI

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Lincoln Park, MI as reported by the BLS.

$34,115

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Lincoln Park, MI offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.4%)
  • 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 Lincoln Park, MI
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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