Dental Assistant Jobs in Florissant, 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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American Dental Partners, Inc. - Creve Coeur, MO (11 miles from Florissant, MO)
Required Skills One year certified dental assistant program; or Six months on-the-job experience; or High school diploma and demonstrated ability to assume dental assistant responsibilities....
1 day ago
Midwest Dental - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Florissant, MO)
Midwest Dental dentists, hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of patients in 17 states. Do you thrive on giving exceptional patient service?...
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3 days ago Midwest Dental
Confidential - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Florissant, MO)
Strong knowledge of medical and dental terminology. Ensure a positive experience for our patients. Communicate effectively with all patients, family members, providers, faculty and staff....
3 days ago
MySmileCenter - Lake St Louis, MO (22 miles from Florissant, MO)
Dental assistant needed in a non-corporate general dentistry setting....
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3 days ago MySmileCenter
Elite Dental Partners Llc - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Florissant, MO)
Traveling Dental Assistant (full-time)Job Locations US-MO-St....
4 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Florissant, MO)
Assistant: 1 year (Preferred) CDA/RDA License (Preferred) Local and IV Sedation Certification (Preferred) Experience in Dentrix (Preferred) If this sounds like a perfect fit for you, please email your...
4 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Florissant, MO)
We are an established fast paced practice looking for a EFCDA. Candidate must be someone who is a team player, able to multi task, have a strong work ethic, and friendly personality. Prefer...
4 days ago
Maryland Heights, MO (7 miles from Florissant, MO)
We are a fast growing, privately owned dental office in Maryland Heights, seeking a talented & enthusiastic Dental Assistant to join us in a great deal of fun....
4 days ago
MySmileCenter - Lake Saint Louis and St. Charles, MO (5 miles from Florissant, 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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5 days ago MySmileCenter
Ballwin, MO (17 miles from Florissant, MO)
We are looking for someone with outstanding customer service skills to join our amazing dental assistant team! If you are looking for a dental home, Ballwin Dental Care may be the place for you!...
6 days ago
Confidential - St. Louis, MO (16 miles from Florissant, MO)
Medical / Dental Assistant experience preferred. Must have own reliable transportation, good driving record, and car insurance....
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6 days ago
Ince Orthodontics - Wildwood, MO (20 miles from Florissant, MO)
Dental Assistant Wildwood, MO Easy Apply Save Job Company Rating We are seeking an experienced, reliable orthodontic assistant to join us 3-4 days a week, approximately 21-28 hours/wk....
9 days ago
West Olive Dental - Creve Coeur, MO (11 miles from Florissant, MO)
Assistant Jobs in Creve Coeur, MO 0falsesearchBtnDental Assistant Jobs * Jobs * Companies * Salaries * Interviews Creve Coeur, MOC1158736Search coverPhoto West Olive Dental Dental Assistant Creve Coeur...
10 days ago
Chesterfield, MO (20 miles from Florissant, MO)
We're looking for a main dental assistant to work side by side with our doctor....
12 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Florissant, MO)
Privately owned practice looking to add an experienced and dependable Dental Assistant to our team....
13 days ago

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