Dental Assistant Jobs in Commack, 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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Copiague, NY (12 miles from Commack, 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
Rockville Centre, NY (22 miles from Commack, 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
Brentwood, NY (4 miles from Commack, NY)
We are seeking a Dental Assistant with some dental experience but willing to train the right candidate. An ideal candidate should be professional, customer service oriented and a team player....
1 day ago
Sea Cliff, NY (18 miles from Commack, 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
East Rockaway, NY (24 miles from Commack, NY)
Our Nassau County dental group is seeking a full-time Dental Assistant for our General Dentistry Practice located in East Rockaway!...
1 day ago
West Islip, NY (8 miles from Commack, NY)
PREVIOUS DENTAL ASSISTING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED We are currently accepting applications for a FULL TIME LEAD Dental Assistant interested in joining Dental365!...
3 days ago
Woodbury, NY (10 miles from Commack, NY)
PREVIOUS PEDIATRIC DENTAL ASSISTING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED We are currently accepting applications for a Dental Assistant interested in joining our pediatric office!...
3 days ago
East Rockaway, NY (24 miles from Commack, NY)
We are looking to add a full-time dental assistant to our busy dental practice. Patient experience and education must be top priority!...
4 days ago
Saint James, NY (6 miles from Commack, NY)
We are seeking someone who is friendly, professional and reliable for a full time position in the heart of St. James. The job duties include experience in using Dentrix, taking digital x-rays,...
4 days ago
Garden City, NY (20 miles from Commack, NY)
Seeking bright, friendly, articulate Dental Assistant for successful general dentistry practice in Garden City....
4 days ago
Ronkonkoma, NY (6 miles from Commack, NY)
Dental Assistant Full time *Experience a must* *High energy* *Multi-task* *Dentrix Knowledge*...
4 days ago
Valley Stream, NY (24 miles from Commack, NY)
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7 days ago
Little Neck, NY (24 miles from Commack, NY)
Tasks: Dental assisting, ordering supplies, work with other dental assistants, help out at the front desk......
7 days ago
Huntington, NY (7 miles from Commack, NY)
Dental Assistants Access Staffing LLC Huntington, NY Contractor 0 Apply Now Create Job Alert....
8 days ago
Blue Point, NY (14 miles from Commack, NY)
PREVIOUS ORAL SURGERY DENTAL ASSISTING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED We are accepting applications for a Full-Time Oral Surgery Dental Assistant interested in joining our team!...
8 days ago

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