Dental Assistant Jobs in Cortlandt 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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Ridgewood, NJ (23 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Looking for a dental assistant to join our dental team, part-time or full-time. Our practice has been in town for over 50 years....
14 hours ago
Concerned Dental Care - Yonkers, NY (22 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Dental Assistant - Full Time Immediate Opening Concerned Dental Care Yonkers, NY Full-Time Apply on company site Create Job Alert....
2 days ago
Maryknoll, NY (8 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
A dental assistant is needed for 3.5 days with some Saturdays for a General dental practice....
2 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Monroe, NY (15 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Our Monroe Dental Practice is seeking a Full-Time Dental Assistant!...
4 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Suffern, NY (14 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Past experience as a medical assistant, dental assistant, or in a customer focused role desired Radiology certification preferred Please take just a few minutes to apply via this ad and create an account...
5 days ago
Concerned Dental Care - Yonkers, NY (22 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Join our team as a full time dental assistant and become a part of a fun, team oriented multi specialty practice in Yonkers!...
6 days ago
Touro College - Hawthorne, NY (14 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Job Information Touro College Dental Assistant in Hawthorne, New York The Dental Assistant provides chair side assistance to faculty and student dentists during dental procedures....
7 days ago
Yonkers, NY (22 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
A full-time position in Yonkers is available for qualified dental assistants. Candidates should have knowledge of taking digital x-rays and experience in four-handed dentistry....
7 days ago
Touro College And University System - Hawthorne, NY (14 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
A college degree (AS) with Dental Assistant experience OR General education degree or high school diploma with three to five (3 - 5) years dental assistant experience....
8 days ago
Midwest Dental - Danbury, CT (23 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Mondovi Dental dentists, hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of patients in 17 states....
8 days ago
New Milford, NJ (24 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Opportunity to start a new and exciting path in a brand new, state of the art, dental specialty office! We are seeking someone who is eager to learn, energetic, and enthusiastic, to join our team....
10 days ago
Sun River Health - Walden, NY (24 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
HRHCare is currently seeking a full-time Dental Assistant to join our team in Walden....
10 days ago
Cortlandt Manor Dental - Cortlandt Manor, NY
Immediate full time opportunity for an experienced four handed Dental Assistant in a family friendly General Dentist office....
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11 days ago
Port Chester, NY (21 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
We are a long-standing PPO dental office looking for a dental assistant to join our team Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday....
13 days ago
Tarrytown, NY (14 miles from Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Modern Digital office, looking for an organized, skillful individual to work together. Very friendly, professional staff in place. Must have working knowledge of Dentrix, digital X-rays, CAD/CAM...
13 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Cortlandt Manor, NY

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

$39,760

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Cortlandt Manor, NY offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (16.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • 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 Cortlandt Manor, NY
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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