Dental Assistant Jobs in Little Falls, NJ

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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New York, NY (14 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Dental Assistant (Part-Time) 4 - half days/wk (including Saturday) We are looking a dental assistant who has EXPERIENCE, and can take digital X-RAYS....
2 days ago
Brooklyn, NY (17 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Our clinical assistants work directly with patients of all ages in our clinic assisting the doctor. The position requires working one-on-one with a patient and directly in the mouth. Successful...
2 days ago
New York, NY (14 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Experienced surgical assistant sought for part time position (as little as every other Wednesday, or as much as every Wednesday and alternating Mondays and Fridays). Experience required in either...
2 days ago
Woodbridge, NJ (23 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Great opportunity for an personable assistant in our single doctor family practice.Part time hours to start. no late evenings. all sterilization and safety recommendations exceeded. all PPES...
1 day ago
New York, NY (14 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Small midtown dental office looking for experienced dental assistant. 2-3 days/week to start. Familiarity with Easydental and Dexis, as well as itero would be preferred....
1 day ago
Linden, NJ (17 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Dental Assistant willing to be trained, Immediate opening. Full time only, good salary. bilingual preferred. Will train....
1 day ago
Fort Lee, NJ (13 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Our Dental Assistant is a key team member to our practice! We're looking for a motivated, hard-working, dynamic dental assistant....
15 hours ago
New York, NY (14 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Multi specialty practice seeks motivated and reliable individual to fill full time position. Looking for someone who loves what they do and want's to be a part of a great team. Proficiency in...
15 hours ago
Woodhaven, NY (22 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Dental assistant needed for a modern dental practice in queens. Must be experienced and proficient in taking dental X-RAY. please email resume...
2 days ago
New York City, NY (16 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Established General Dental office seeks motivated, responsible, Part Time Dental Assistant to join our TEAM....
2 days ago
Millburn, NJ (11 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Dental Assistant needed for busy Endodontic Office. Duties include assisting dentist, sterilizing instruments, helping out with front desk when needed. X-ray license is required....
2 days ago
Hartsdale, NY (23 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Seeking F/T Dental Assistant for multi-specialty practice. Must be highly organized, reliable, and a team player. Knowledge of Dentrix is a plus! Qualified candidates must have dental experience!...
2 days ago
Radiant Smiles LLC - Wayne, NJ (4 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Seeking part time registered Dental Assistant for our small friendly, growing, professional general dental practice in Wayne, NJ....
2 days ago
New York, NY (14 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
Dental Assistant Michael Page Brooklyn, NY Full-Time $18.00 - $25.00 / hour Apply Now Create Job Alert....
1 day ago
Ridgewood, NJ (8 miles from Little Falls, NJ)
We practice cosmetic, implant, and general dentistry. Work is from Monday-Thursday (40 hours) and upto 2 Saturdays a month 730am-2....
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