Dental Assistant Jobs in Purdys, 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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Mahopac, NY (5 miles from Purdys, 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
Orangeburg, NY (23 miles from Purdys, 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
Midwest Dental - Danbury, CT (11 miles from Purdys, NY)
Mondovi Dental dentists, hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of patients in 17 states. Do you thrive on giving exceptional patient service?...
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Aerotek - White Plains, NY (20 miles from Purdys, NY)
Must Haves: Dental Assistant Graduate Comfortable with electronic softwares (completely paperless office) Sterilization of instruments Sharp, polished, welcoming and friendly personality Responsibilities...
4 days ago
Danbury, CT (11 miles from Purdys, NY)
Growing multi-specialty practice in Danbury, CT is looking for a Full Time and Part time Dental Assistant We are looking for an enthusiastic, self motivated individual with great clinical skills....
4 days ago
White Plains, NY (20 miles from Purdys, NY)
Busy dental office is looking for a dental assistant. Preferably with previous chair-side experience. If you are professional, friendly and a team worker we will be happy to hear from you!...
5 days ago
Scarsdale, NY (21 miles from Purdys, NY)
Westchester Dental office is looking to hire a tech-savvy dental receptionist who is articulate and knows computer software such as Dentrix and Microsoft Office Suite. An exceptional candidate...
9 days ago
Pawling, NY (18 miles from Purdys, NY)
Part/Full time Dental assistant needed for busy Pawling office. Experience necessary. Dentrix/ Dexis knowledge preferred Please fax resume ... or call ......
9 days ago
Mount Kisco, NY (8 miles from Purdys, NY)
compensation: competitive employment type: full-time Surgical Assistant Our state-of-the-art oral and maxillofacial surgery practice is looking for Full-time surgical assistant to join our busy...
9 days ago
Family Dental - Wappingers Falls, NY (21 miles from Purdys, NY)
Dental assistant needed to work chairside in established office. 2 locations. New office build out with great team. Digital office doing all phases of dentistry....
9 days ago
Mountainview Dental - Beacon, NY (18 miles from Purdys, NY)
Our boutique, family friendly dental practice located in Beacon, NY is seeking an EXPERIENCED dental assistant to join our expanding team Qualifications: Be Highly organized and able to multi task Have...
9 days ago
Smile Design Dental Spa - Mount Kisco, NY (8 miles from Purdys, NY)
Full Time Dental Assistant, Great Opportunity for the right person, Must have experience, Highly motivated, Lots of extra training and incentives, Call Now Some Saturdays Call Now ......
9 days ago
Dr.Martin Healy DMD - White Plains, NY (20 miles from Purdys, NY)
Job Description: Chair-side Dental Assistant....
9 days ago
Northern Westchester County Dental - Yorktown Heights, NY (6 miles from Purdys, NY)
Seeking a Full-Time Dental Assistant with Dental Experience. Dentrix Software Utilized....
9 days ago
Danbury, CT (11 miles from Purdys, NY)
Must be x-ray certified....
10 days ago

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