Dental Assistant Jobs in Hawthorne, 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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Great Expressions Dental Centers - Suffern, NY (15 miles from Hawthorne, 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...
1 day ago
Ahrc Nassau's Advantage Care - Glen Head, NY (21 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
assistant training program, required Minimum six (6) months experience as a dental assistant, preferred Basic Life Support Certification/AED required Familiarity serving persons with developmental...
22 hours ago
Madison Avenue Dental Associates - New York, NY (21 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
Assistant: Take PA, BWS, and PAN xrays Alginate and PVS impressions Intraoral and extraoral photos Practice 4-handed dentistry chart Dental Hygienist: Perform dental prophylaxis, review ohi Administer...
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20 hours ago Madison Avenue Dental Associates
Yonkers, NY (10 miles from Hawthorne, 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....
3 days ago
Touro College - Hawthorne, 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....
3 days ago
Concerned Dental Care - Yonkers, NY (10 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
Join our team as a full time dental assistant and become a part of a fun, team oriented multi specialty practice in Yonkers!...
2 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Oyster Bay, NY (21 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
Our Sea Cliff Dental Practice is offering a $1,000 sign on bonus, for a Full-Time Dental Assistant! Located @ 216 Sea Cliff Avenue Sea Cliff, NY 11579 Full Time Schedule 4 Days/Week!...
1 hour ago
Touro College And University System - Hawthorne, 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....
4 days ago
Bergenfield, NJ (15 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
F/T Dental Assistant position with x-ray license wanted for dental practice in Bergen County. Front Desk knowledge is helpful but not necessary....
4 days ago
Bayside, NY (21 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
Dental practice in bayside looking for an experienced dental assistant as full time or part time basis please have dental experience, serious inquiries only. knowledge of digital xrays is a must. candidates...
4 days ago
All Medical Personnel - Teterboro, NJ (21 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
About Our Client: Our client diagnostic results reveal new avenues to identify and treat disease, inspire healthy behaviors and improve health care management. The world leader in providing...
4 days ago
Maywood, NJ (18 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
A growing dental practice in Maywood, NJ is seeking a trustworthy and reliable Dental Assistant. Requirements are but not limited to: (a) X-RAY license and (b) at least 2 years of experience....
5 days ago
Bronx, NY (19 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
We are currently searching for a talented Dental Assistant to join our team!...
5 days ago
Great Neck, NY (22 miles from Hawthorne, NY)
MUST be either a CERTIFIED/REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT (NYS licensed with a license #) or a Registered Dental Hygienist to be considered....
6 days ago
New Milford, NJ (15 miles from Hawthorne, 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....
6 days ago

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Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Clinical Dental Assistant

When you become a dental assistant, you'll enjoy a career that is not only fulfilling, but also rewarding. Caring dental assistants truly make a difference with clients, providing comfort and...

Administrative Dental Assistant

As an Administrative Dental Assistant, you will perform as a professional dental staff member and work on behalf of the patient as well as the dentist. This exciting Administrative Dental...

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Hawthorne, NY

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Hawthorne, 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 Hawthorne, NY
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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