Dental Assistant Jobs in Briarcliff Manor, NY

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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Hawthorne, NJ (20 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
General dentistry office looking for a friendly, conscientious experienced CERTIFIED dental assistant. Full time hours Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday....
18 hours ago
Cortlandt Manor Dental - Cortlandt Manor, NY (10 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Immediate full time opportunity for an experienced four handed Dental Assistant in a family friendly General Dentist office....
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12 hours ago
Midwest Dental - Stamford, CT (16 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Mondovi 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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19 hours ago Midwest Dental
Bronx, NY (22 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Looking for an experienced Dental Assistant Looking for someone who is able to work 3~4 days a week. You will be asked to work at both of our locations in Bronx....
2 days ago
Stynt - Yonkers, NY (13 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, bilingual, certified dental assistant, clinical, clinical assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, x ray...
2 days ago
Clifton, NJ (24 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Looking for a Dental Assistant to join our fun and skilled team....
18 hours ago
Clifton, NJ (24 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Seeking an enthusiastic dental assistant who enjoys treating children....
1 day ago
White Plains, NY (8 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Seeking an energetic, hard working, self motivated team player to join our high quality private dental practice. MUST have experience and knowledge of general practice dental procedures. Must take...
17 hours ago
Brewster, NY (22 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Open Door is currently seeking a Dental Assistant for its Brewster, NY location to assist in the provision of dental services....
18 hours ago
Englewood, NJ (18 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Dental Assistant (Bergen County) compensation: TBD - based on experience employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Full time dental assistant - (M,T, W, F) no weekends x-ray license required...
20 hours ago
Tarrytown, NY (4 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
We are seeking a part time / full time Dental Assistant who desires continued learning, has a passion for dentistry and strong interpersonal skills....
18 hours ago
Stynt - Yonkers, NY (13 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Associated topics: dental biller, bilingual, certified dental assistant, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, steps...
3 days ago
Dumont, NJ (15 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
general dentist offices in Dumont & Jersey City looking for assistant/receptionist -> no experience required, Spanish speaking preferred -> please send resume to email for interview. thank you!
3 days ago
Bogota, NJ (20 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Full Time Dental Assistant for a modern fast-paced dental office needed!...
3 days ago
Wayne, NJ (24 miles from Briarcliff Manor, NY)
New Jersey, Wayne, private dental office seeking an experienced DENTAL HYGIENIST & DENTAL ASSISTANT, X-ray license is a must. Part time: DAYS TO BE DISCUSSED Please send resume...
3 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Briarcliff Manor, NY

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Briarcliff Manor, NY as reported by the BLS.

$39,760

Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Briarcliff Manor, NY offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.1%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Master's Degree (2.1%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Assistants in Briarcliff Manor, NY
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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