Dental Assistant Jobs in Trenton, 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 (17 miles from Trenton, MI)
This program teaches you the skills you need to become a dental assistant. Dental Assistants are needed in the Detroit area....
4 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Canton, MI (19 miles from Trenton, MI)
The Dental Assistant has direct responsibility for the patients excellent experience while "in the chair," and patient retention overall....
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5 days ago DentalOne Partners
DentalOne Partners - Detroit, MI (17 miles from Trenton, 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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13 days ago DentalOne Partners
University of Detroit Mercy - Detroit, MI (17 miles from Trenton, MI)
Responsibilities include the following: assisting in general dentistry as well as endodontic, pediatric, periodontal and oral surgery, radiology, implants and dispensary/sterilization....
18 days ago
North American Dental Group - Canton, MI (19 miles from Trenton, 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....
19 days ago
Dr. Berkowski - Dearborn, MI (12 miles from Trenton, MI)
Seeking a permanent part-time dental assistant/receptionist for my West Dearborn dental office. Office hours average of 28-35 hours per week....
25 days ago
Covenant Community Care - Detroit, MI (17 miles from Trenton, MI)
Students recently completing a Dental Assistant program are welcome to apply....
27 days ago
Taylor, MI (7 miles from Trenton, 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....
28 days ago
Dimensional Dental Management - Dearborn, MI (12 miles from Trenton, MI)
Job Information Dimensional Dental Management Speacialty Dental Assistant in Dearborn , Michigan Midwestern Dental in Dearborn is looking for a Part-Time Specialty Dental Assistant that incorporates...
30+ days ago
North American Dental Group - Canton, MI (19 miles from Trenton, MI)
Full Time Dental AssistantJob Locations US-MI-Canton TownshipPosted Date 4 days ago(2/14/2020 12:04 PM)Job ID 2020-6429# of Openings 1Category Dental Assistant Overview Full Time Dental Assistant Open...
30+ days ago
University of Detroit Mercy - Detroit, MI (17 miles from Trenton, MI)
Posting Details Position Information Position Title Dental Assistant Graduate Periodontics Classification Title FT Staff Non Union Position Number SF9889 City/Campus Detroit - Corktown Department Dental...
90+ days ago
University of Detroit Mercy - Detroit, MI (17 miles from Trenton, MI)
Preferred Qualifications Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Thorough knowledge of dental terminology, dental procedures, and dental treatment codes....
90+ days ago

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