Dental Assistant Jobs in Mineola, 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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Bayside, NY (7 miles from Mineola, NY)
Dental Assistant National Dental is seeking an energetic team player with a pleasant demeanor that can greet clients and guests, assist in dental procedures (periodontal/surgical/ implant)....
2 days ago
Massapequa, NY (10 miles from Mineola, NY)
We are a private, fee-for-service dental practice specializing in Cosmetic and General Dentistry. Our team is family oriented with a heavy focus on keeping the workplace fun and unified!...
3 days ago
Woodbury, NY (10 miles from Mineola, NY)
Friendly, Professional state of the art dental office hiring a full time dental assistant. Evenings and every other Saturday required. Please visit for more company details....
3 days ago
Tenafly, NJ (20 miles from Mineola, NY)
Assisting the orthodontists with daily procedures, setting up treatment areas, lab duties, sterilizing of instruments, maintaining cleanliness of treatment areas. At times answering the phone....
3 days ago
New York City, NY (19 miles from Mineola, NY)
Are you sincere and caring? Would you like working in a positive, enjoyable atmosphere where you can feel proud of the work you do and be recognized for your efforts? If so, look no further. We...
16 hours ago
Brooklyn, NY (18 miles from Mineola, NY)
p/t dental assistant position available for an endodontic practice. Mon, thurs, fri. Dental Assistant Experience required....
2 days ago
Brooklyn, NY (18 miles from Mineola, NY)
Dental Assistant (Williamsburg,Brooklyn) compensation: based on experience employment type: full-time General, Dentistry is looking for a full time dental assistant, (Knowing Spanish is a plus)....
2 days ago
New Milford, NJ (23 miles from Mineola, NY)
General dentist looking for a full-time dental assistant with X-ray license, that is a team player and reliable. We are looking for someone that is able to help with front desk duties....
2 days ago
Bronx, NY (15 miles from Mineola, NY)
3 days ago
Englewood, NJ (20 miles from Mineola, NY)
Experienced dental assistant knowledgable in all aspects of operating a dental office needed. Must be familiar with Dentrix, Dexis Radiographs, front desk, and assisting cosmetic dentist....
3 days ago
Glen Cove, NY (8 miles from Mineola, NY)
) * Clean and set up rooms * Sterilize dental instruments * Dental terminology * Follows proper OSHA protocol ** DO NOT INQUIRE IF YOU DO NOT HAVE DENTAL ASSISTANT EXPIERENCE **...
2 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Bay Shore, NY (22 miles from Mineola, NY)
Our Bay Shore, NY Dental Group is seeking a Full-Time professional, customer service focused, G eneral Practice Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of a high-performing...
2 days ago
New York, NY (18 miles from Mineola, NY)
We need an orthodontic assistant (NOT DENTAL ASSISTANT) with experience, that is reliable, independent, but a great team player. Our hours are: Mondays 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m....
16 hours ago
Center For Smiles - Bayside, NY (6 miles from Mineola, NY)
JOB DESCRIPTIONCenter For Smiles is looking for an Experienced Dental Assistant to add to our practice!...
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19 hours ago
Hempstead, NY (2 miles from Mineola, NY)
Looking for a Spanish-speaking Dental Assistant who is comfortable working with kids in a very busy dental office. The candidate must be able to take Xrays with NOMAD, and know how to use ScanX....
1 hour ago

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