Dental Assistant Jobs in Kew Gardens, 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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New York, NY (9 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Dental Assistant (Part-Time) 4 - half days/wk (including Saturday) We are looking a dental assistant who has EXPERIENCE, and can take digital X-RAYS....
2 days ago
Brooklyn, NY (8 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Our clinical assistants work directly with patients of all ages in our clinic assisting the doctor. The position requires working one-on-one with a patient and directly in the mouth. Successful...
2 days ago
New York, NY (9 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Experienced surgical assistant sought for part time position (as little as every other Wednesday, or as much as every Wednesday and alternating Mondays and Fridays). Experience required in either...
2 days ago
Jamaica, NY (1 mile from Kew Gardens, NY)
Looking for experienced dental assistant Take xrays Break up and set up rooms Sterilize instruments Chair side assistance...
1 day ago
Plainview, NY (19 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
PART TIME. MUST have 2 years dental experience. Mon 9-5 Tues 8:30am-12:30pm ; Thurs 2-6pm Must be a reliable, self motivated individual. Please fax resume ... or email resume.
1 day ago
White Plains, NY (22 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Dental assistant Full time position Monday through Friday. and some Saturdays Minimum 2 years assisting experience Experienced dental assistant for high-end restorative dental practice in White Plains...
1 day ago
New York, NY (9 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Small midtown dental office looking for experienced dental assistant. 2-3 days/week to start. Familiarity with Easydental and Dexis, as well as itero would be preferred....
1 day ago
Linden, NJ (22 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Dental Assistant willing to be trained, Immediate opening. Full time only, good salary. bilingual preferred. Will train....
1 day ago
Fort Lee, NJ (12 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Our Dental Assistant is a key team member to our practice! We're looking for a motivated, hard-working, dynamic dental assistant....
15 hours ago
New York, NY (9 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Multi specialty practice seeks motivated and reliable individual to fill full time position. Looking for someone who loves what they do and want's to be a part of a great team. Proficiency in...
15 hours ago
Roslyn, NY (11 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
General dental practice is looking for a Dedicated dental assistant with EXPERIENCE to join our team....
6 hours ago
Woodhaven, NY (1 mile from Kew Gardens, NY)
Dental assistant needed for a modern dental practice in queens. Must be experienced and proficient in taking dental X-RAY. please email resume...
2 days ago
New York City, NY (9 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Established General Dental office seeks motivated, responsible, Part Time Dental Assistant to join our TEAM....
2 days ago
Millburn, NJ (24 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Dental Assistant needed for busy Endodontic Office. Duties include assisting dentist, sterilizing instruments, helping out with front desk when needed. X-ray license is required....
2 days ago
Hartsdale, NY (21 miles from Kew Gardens, NY)
Seeking F/T Dental Assistant for multi-specialty practice. Must be highly organized, reliable, and a team player. Knowledge of Dentrix is a plus! Qualified candidates must have dental experience!...
2 days ago

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