Dental Assistant Jobs in Monsey, 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.

Search Dental Assistant Jobs

1-15 of 147 Jobs
Montclair, NJ (22 miles from Monsey, NY)
Dental assistant needed for modern office. Experience preferred but Willing to train for the right, motivated individual....
1 day ago
Mahopac, NY (24 miles from Monsey, NY)
A modern dental office seeking a full time dental assistant. Some Saturdays are required. Applicants must be friendly, personable, hard-working, and reliable....
3 days ago
Tenafly, NJ (15 miles from Monsey, NY)
Friendly and modern dental office in Tenafly with state of the art safety measures in place and full PPE is seeking a Dental Assistant with front desk experience a plus....
3 days ago
North Haledon, NJ (12 miles from Monsey, NY)
Full time experienced only with x-ray license for 2 doctor general dentist busy family practice. Starting salary of $20-22+ per hour for approx. 35 hour work week with 1-2 evenings and 1-2...
2 days ago
Orangeburg, NY (7 miles from Monsey, NY)
Look for a reliable, enthusiastic and caring dental assistant 3.5 days a week in modern Rockland County dental office. Compensation depends on experience....
1 day ago
Fairfield Dental Group - Fairfield, NJ (20 miles from Monsey, NY)
Also, looking for dental assistant to work with endodontist on Fridays....
1 hour ago
Elmwood Park, NJ (14 miles from Monsey, NY)
Private General Dental practice seeking for a full time Dental Assistant who is reliable and friendly....
16 hours ago
Fort Lee, NJ (19 miles from Monsey, NY)
We are looking for an experienced assistant to join our specialty Dental Implant practice. You must have at least 5 years experience. Join our friendly people oriented practice. full time, 5 or 6...
3 days ago
Ramsey, NJ (5 miles from Monsey, NY)
We are looking for a dedicated Dental Assistant to join our growing practice. Candidates must have at least one year of dental experience....
3 days ago
Passaic, NJ (18 miles from Monsey, NY)
Dental Assistant/Receptionist in Passaic needed asap PT, possible FT contact for more info. send resume with hourly wage requirement...
1 day ago
Yonkers, NY (15 miles from Monsey, 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....
2 days ago
Clifton, NJ (16 miles from Monsey, NY)
We are looking for a part-time dental assistant which can lead to full-time for the right person....
3 days ago
Bronx, NY (22 miles from Monsey, NY)
I am looking for a Dental Assistant to join our private dental practice in the Bronx. Our office has a friendly, positive, and enjoyable working atmosphere, very appreciative doctors....
3 days ago
Edgewater, NJ (21 miles from Monsey, NY)
Boutique dental office looking for a full time dental assistant. Please email resume or contact Info....
2 days ago
Union City, NJ (24 miles from Monsey, NY)
General Dental practice seeking part-time Dental Assistant who is reliable and friendly. Position has paid vacation and holidays....
1 hour ago

Demographic Data for Monsey, NY

Moving to Monsey, NY? Find some basic demographic data about Monsey, NY below.


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...

HIPAA for Dental Offices
This course is designed to provide a comprehensive look at HIPAA legislation and address its application within a dental office setting. To ensure the privacy of protected health information,...

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Dental Assistant positions

Salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Monsey, NY

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Dental Assistant Related Career Advice Articles

Dental Assistants vs. Dental Hygienists - What's the Difference?

A comprehensive comparison of the education, credentials, job duties, and salary between a dental assistant and a dental hygienist.

Quick Guide to Advanced DANB Certifications

Learn more about the exams, prerequisites, and other requirements needed to earn advanced DANB credentials such as the COA, CPFDA, and CRFDA designations.

How to Become a Dental Hygienist in 4 Steps

Interested in a dental hygienist career? Learn how to get started in this rewarding field.