Dental Assistant Jobs in Washington, 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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Easton, PA (10 miles from Washington, NJ)
Our prosperous, upbeat practice in a modern, 5 operatory office, including windows with a view, is searching for a candidate having the following qualifications; knowledge and experience of...
2 days ago
Bethlehem, PA (22 miles from Washington, NJ)
Modern, progressive Orthodontic office looking for an experienced P/T assistant. Hours: Tuesday 10-6pm Allentown Wednesday 9:30-5:30pm Easton Thursday 9-5pm Allentown Competitive salary and...
2 days ago
Easton Periodontal Associates - Easton, PA (14 miles from Washington, NJ)
Periodontal Dental Assistant - Are you looking for an enjoyable position where you will be well trained and highly compensated?...
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3 days ago
Bethlehem, PA (22 miles from Washington, NJ)
Our modern dental practice located in Bethlehem/Easton PA is seeking a FT Dental Assistant or Rover for an immediate opening....
3 days ago
Easton, PA (10 miles from Washington, NJ)
PT DENTAL ASSISTANT Looking for PT Mondays 830-2 Tuesdays 830-6 every other Wednesdays 9-5 experienced preferred but will train the right person must be dependable, friendly, team player dentrix digital...
5 days ago
Bangor, PA (10 miles from Washington, NJ)
PT experienced assistant or EFDA THURSDAY 9-7 EVERY OTHER FRIDAY 8-130 DENTRIX DIGITAL OFFICE friendly, busy family practice looking for a team player individual to join our growing office please...
5 days ago
Somerville Dental - Somerville, NJ (21 miles from Washington, NJ)
Our ideal candidate is mature-minded and responsible, capable of not only chairside assisting, including all expanded functions duties, but taking intra-oral photos and digital x-rays, updating and...
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6 days ago
Legacy Family Dental - Budd Lake, NJ (15 miles from Washington, NJ)
Are you tired of your current position? Need a change? We are seeking a motivated candidate to join our fabulous team. High end practice with multiple locations, so you can always pick up more...
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7 days ago
Gentle Family Dentistry - Bethlehem, PA (20 miles from Washington, NJ)
Vibrant and technologically advanced dental practice located in Bethlehem, PA seeking an experienced, friendly, energetic, full time dental assistant. Must be x-ray certified....
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10 days ago Gentle Family Dentistry
Dimensional Dental Management - Flemington, NJ (18 miles from Washington, NJ)
Job Information Dimensional Dental Management Dental Assistant - XRay License in Eastern Dental - Flemington, New Jersey Eastern Dental is looking to add a an experienced Dental Assistant that enjoys...
10 days ago
Flemington, NJ (18 miles from Washington, NJ)
Eastern Dental has been providing families with full-service dental care for over 30 years. From children to seniors, our skilled team of dentists and specialists provide the highest level of...
11 days ago
Washington, NJ
Part time, eventually full time, position open for an orthodontic assistant with a NJ CDA, RDA certification. Job requirements prefer: orthodontic experience, excellent communication skills, some...
11 days ago
Somerville, NJ (21 miles from Washington, NJ)
Our ideal candidate is responsible and mature-minded, capable of chairside assisting, including all expanded functions duties, as well as taking intra-oral photos and digital x-rays, updating and maintaining...
11 days ago
Easton, PA (10 miles from Washington, NJ)
We are a rapidly growing general dental office in search of an accomplished and motivated dental assistant for our amazing team!...
15 days ago
Hillsborough, NJ (24 miles from Washington, NJ)
Part time dental assistant needed for periodontal practice in Hillsborough, NJ....
20 days ago

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