Dental Assistant Jobs in Tuckerton, 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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Manahawkin, NJ (8 miles from Tuckerton, NJ)
Dental Assistant. Xray License necessary, CDA and or RDA preferred but not currently necessary. Part Time or Full Time position in a friendly non corporate busy family dental practice....
17 hours ago
Private - Manahawkin, NJ (8 miles from Tuckerton, NJ)
Our state-of-the-art dental practice is searching for a detail-oriented and compassionate Dental Assistant with an active x-ray license....
2 days ago
Vincentown, NJ (17 miles from Tuckerton, NJ)
We are looking for an experienced dental assistant with a strong work ethic and great attitude. Our goal is to help patients achieve their highest level of oral health and have a smile they love!...
4 days ago
Tuckerton, NJ
Growing Dental practice looking for a RDA Dental Assistant with X-ray available to work both day and evening hours....
6 days ago
Browns Mills, NJ (23 miles from Tuckerton, NJ)
OVERVIEW As a Dental Assistant for Browns Mills Dental Center supported practice, patient care is your #1 priority and focus....
19 days ago
Ship Bottom, NJ (10 miles from Tuckerton, NJ)
Full- Time Dental assistant. Radiology License is a MUST. ATLEAST 1 year of dental experience. Endodontist Practice. Monday - Thursday 9am- 4:30 pm possible Fridays if needed to be open....
20 days ago
Tuckerton, NJ
State of the Art dental facility, paperless, completely digital, location off of Route 9 in Little Eegg Harbor Township is accepting application for a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA certification...
27 days ago

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