Dental Assistant Jobs in Cedarhurst, 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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Family and Cosmetic Dentistry of SI - Staten Island, NY (19 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
DENTAL POSITION FT/PT. OFFICE OFFERS A NICE ENVIRONMENT TO WORK IN. WONDERFUL AND PLEASANT STAFF. WILL TRAIN THE RIGHT CANDIDATE. PLEASE CALL ... OR EMAIL ... Location/Region: Staten Island
2 days ago
New York, NY (16 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Dental Assistant needed for East Village Dental Office. At least 1 Year experience needed, Dentrix and Digital x-rays knowledge is a must....
2 days ago
Brooklyn, NY (14 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Dental office is looking for a helper to our dental assistants to help sterilizing dental instruments, cleaning rooms after each appointment, keeping office clean. Full time/part time....
22 hours ago
Bronsky Orthodontics - New York, NY (15 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Orthodontic Assistant Needed Immediately Position Summary: Creating a happy & healthy environment for patients and staff through attention to detail and a good attitude. Responsible for assisting...
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2 days ago
Rockville Centre, NY (5 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Responsibilities will include processing and sterilization of instruments, fabrication of orthodontic appliances, chairside assisting, and other responsibilities as may be needed...
1 day ago
Copiague, NY (17 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
We are a fun and busy growing dental practice in south shore of Long Island, looking for a energetic and outgoing dental assistant who loves taking care of people....
1 day ago
Tenafly, NJ (23 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Friendly and modern dental office in Tenafly with state of the art safety measures in place and full PPE is seeking a Dental Assistant with front desk experience a plus....
2 days ago
New York, NY (16 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Experience as a dental assistant is required to apply for this position....
2 days ago
New York, NY (16 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Are you interested in providing quality care in a specialty practice where the patient comes first and the staff works as a team? If so, we need you on our team! Our goal at Central Park West...
1 day ago
New York, NY (16 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
We are looking for a competent dental assistant who will make the dentists office more efficient and pleasant for patients....
1 day ago
New York, NY (16 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
We are currently looking for a Full time dental assistant We are looking for a DENTAL ASSISTANT with the following skills: - 4-handed dentistry - Take X-rays (including panoramic) - Must be familiar...
1 day ago
Brooklyn, NY (14 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Looking for energetic dental assistant with friendly demeanor and good bedside manners. Busy dental office, so experience and proficiency is a must!!! Friendly patients and good environment....
1 day ago
New York, NY (16 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Dental assistant needed immediately for a dental practice in Midtown two blocks from Rockefeller center. Candidate should be experienced in chair side assisting....
2 days ago
Sea Cliff, NY (15 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
Dental Assistant Needed! Competitive Pay and Benefits Offered! Our Long Island dental group is seeking a qualified and motivated, Full Time Dental Assistant for our Sea Cliff, NY Practice!...
2 days ago
Fort Lee, NJ (19 miles from Cedarhurst, NY)
We are looking for an experienced assistant to join our specialty Dental Implant practice. You must have at least 5 years experience. Join our friendly people oriented practice. full time, 5 or 6...
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