Dental Assistant Jobs in Islandia, 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 (14 miles from Islandia, 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
Brentwood, NY (4 miles from Islandia, 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 (24 miles from Islandia, 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
West Islip, NY (9 miles from Islandia, 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 (15 miles from Islandia, 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
Saint James, NY (6 miles from Islandia, NY)
The job duties include experience in using Dentrix, taking digital x-rays, sterilization of instruments, setting up and breaking down operatories including: cleaning and stocking treatment rooms, seating...
4 days ago
Garden City, NY (24 miles from Islandia, NY)
Seeking bright, friendly, articulate Dental Assistant for successful general dentistry practice in Garden City....
4 days ago
Ronkonkoma, NY
Dental Assistant Full time *Experience a must* *High energy* *Multi-task* *Dentrix Knowledge*...
4 days ago
Huntington, NY (13 miles from Islandia, NY)
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8 days ago
Blue Point, NY (8 miles from Islandia, 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
North Shore Implant and Oral Surgery - Huntington, NY (13 miles from Islandia, NY)
Seeking Dental Assistant FULL TIME Oral Surgery Friendly outgoing team player detail oriented. Needed Monday through Friday 9-5 Saturday 1/2 day 2x/month....
8 days ago
David R. Scharf DMD PC - Babylon, NY (16 miles from Islandia, NY)
Elegant patient focused dental office. Must have a minimum 2 years dental assisting experience Must be proficient in Four handed chair side assisting Dexis digital xrays Self motivated, fast...
8 days ago
Sirota Prosthodontics - Melville, NY (12 miles from Islandia, NY)
Prosthodontic specialty practice in Melville, NY looking for an experienced and professional chairside dental assistant....
8 days ago
Victoria E Shack DDS PC - Port Jefferson Station, NY (10 miles from Islandia, NY)
We are looking for a competent dental assistant with experience who wants a full time position. We encourage team work and are looking for a good fit for our office!...
8 days ago
Geller Dental Group - Bellmore, NY (21 miles from Islandia, NY)
We are seeking a chairside dental assistant with at least 1 year of chairside assisting experience certification is a plus....
8 days ago

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