Dental Assistant Jobs in Novi, 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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Great Expressions - Southfield, MI (12 miles from Novi, MI)
Overview Our Southfield practice is searching for a full-time Dental Assistant....
2 days ago
North American Dental Group - Hazel Park, MI (21 miles from Novi, MI)
Overview Dental Care of Michigan - Hazel Park, MI 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...
1 hour ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Livonia, MI (10 miles from Novi, MI)
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2 days ago
Ann Arbor's Dentist - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Novi, MI)
We are looking for a Full Time or Part Time Certified Dental Assistant....
Great Expressions - Garden City, MI (13 miles from Novi, MI)
Overview Our Garden City practice is searching for a full-time Dental Assistant....
1 day ago
Great Expressions - Ypsilanti, MI (19 miles from Novi, MI)
Overview Our Ypsilanti practice is searching for a full-time Dental Assistant....
1 day ago
Great Expressions - Livonia, MI (10 miles from Novi, MI)
Our Dental Assistants often get full-time hours at only one location....
1 day ago
Veterans Health Administration - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Novi, MI)
supervisor dental assistant or the treating dentist....
1 day ago
Dental Care Alliance - Southfield, MI (12 miles from Novi, MI)
Overview Our affiliated office The Best Braces is looking to add a full-time Orthodontic Dental Assistant to our team....
DentalOne Partners - Allen Park, MI (21 miles from Novi, MI)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
J - Walled Lake, MI (6 miles from Novi, MI)
Job strengths: Four Handed Dentistry/ Digital X-Ray/Taking Impressions/Crown and Bridge/Dental Terminology/ with compassion towards our patients comfort for an exceptional dental experience....
Dental Care Alliance - Westland, MI (12 miles from Novi, MI)
Our ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of Dental Assistant experience and required to have an x-ray license in the state of MI....
Southfield, MI (12 miles from Novi, MI)
We are looking for a dental assistant with at least one year of experience and who is also proficient in Dentrix....
4 days ago
Polyviou Family Dentistry PC - Lincoln Park, MI (23 miles from Novi, 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...
Auburn Hills, MI (16 miles from Novi, MI)
We're searching for a DENTAL ASSISTANT to join our state-of-the-art practice in the Auburn Hills/Rochester Hills area....
7 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Novi, MI

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

$34,115

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Novi, MI offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.8%)
  • 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 Novi, MI
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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