Dental Assistant Jobs in Fenton, MO

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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MySmileCenter - Lake Saint Louis and St. Charles, MO (24 miles from Fenton, MO)
Digital X-Rays, Chairside Assisting, Sealants, Four-handed Dentistry, Dental Prophylasis, Taking impressions, Nitrous oxide, Dental Software knowledge, crowns, bridges, ortho, answering phones, scheduling...
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2 days ago MySmileCenter
Maryland Heights, MO (15 miles from Fenton, MO)
We are looking for a dental assistant 3-4 days per week. Must be personable, polite, and willing to learn and adapt....
2 days ago
Chesterfield, MO (14 miles from Fenton, MO)
Want a job working 2 days a week with an amazing team? A 3rd day is optional if you need more hours. We are searching for another team member to assist on Mondays and work front desk on Tuesdays....
15 hours ago
Heartland Dental - Arnold, MO (6 miles from Fenton, MO)
The ideal Dental Assistant candidate should possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology, a friendly, outgoing demeanor and excellent...
3 days ago
Confidential - St. Louis, MO (10 miles from Fenton, MO)
Medical / Dental Assistant experience preferred. Must have own reliable transportation, good driving record, and car insurance....
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4 days ago
Alpha Dental Care - Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Fenton, MO)
Dental Assistant at Alpha Dental Care Saint Louis, MO 63132 About the Job Our well established private practice is looking for a part time dental assistant who is cross trained for front office....
4 days ago
University City, MO (13 miles from Fenton, MO)
Our growing dental practice is looking for an upbeat,dependable Experienced Dental Assistant for a lead dental assistant position at our 2 dental offices....
4 days ago
Brentwood Family Dentistry - Saint Louis, MO (10 miles from Fenton, MO)
Wanted To Join Our General Dentistry Office. 2+ years Experience We are located in the Brentwood Area...
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5 days ago
Fenton, MO
Assistant Hazardous Materials or Equipment Used: Office Equipment Small hand tools Physical Requirements: Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, and/or reach Regularly required to exhibit fine motor...
5 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Fenton, MO)
We are looking for experienced dental assistants and hygienists that have a day or two available to work as a temp for private practices in ST Louis area....
6 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Fenton, MO)
terminology, instruments and equipment Benefits Medical, dental and vision insurance Continuing Education (CE Units) Paid time off Tuition Reimbursement Child care assistance 401K Paid time to volunteer...
7 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Fenton, MO)
Expanded functions is a plus!! You must be passionate about your work, be a self-starter and have a positive energy....
7 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Fenton, MO)
Seeking a rockstar dental assistant to join our goofy, committed, dentistry-loving team. We are doubling in size and need more hands on deck!...
7 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (17 miles from Fenton, MO)
Immediate opening for an experienced dental assistant at a general & cosmetic non-corporate, one-doctor practice....
7 days ago
Alpha Dental Care - Saint Louis, MO (13 miles from Fenton, MO)
Our well established private practice is looking for a part time dental assistant who is cross trained for front office. Dental assistanting for all general procedures are a must....
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9 days ago Alpha Dental Care

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