Dental Assistant Jobs in Richmond Hill, 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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Family and Cosmetic Dentistry of SI - Staten Island, NY (14 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
DENTAL POSITION FT/PT. OFFICE OFFERS A NICE ENVIRONMENT TO WORK IN. WONDERFUL AND PLEASANT STAFF. WILL TRAIN THE RIGHT CANDIDATE. PLEASE CALL ... OR EMAIL ... Location/Region: Staten Island
3 days ago
New York, NY (9 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Dental Assistant needed for East Village Dental Office. At least 1 Year experience needed, Dentrix and Digital x-rays knowledge is a must....
3 days ago
Brooklyn, NY (8 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Dental office is looking for a helper to our dental assistants to help sterilizing dental instruments, cleaning rooms after each appointment, keeping office clean. Full time/part time....
1 day ago
Montclair, NJ (21 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Dental assistant needed for modern office. Experience preferred but Willing to train for the right, motivated individual....
1 day ago
Bronsky Orthodontics - New York, NY (8 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Orthodontic Assistant Needed Immediately Position Summary: Creating a happy & healthy environment for patients and staff through attention to detail and a good attitude. Responsible for assisting...
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2 days ago
Rockville Centre, NY (10 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Responsibilities will include processing and sterilization of instruments, fabrication of orthodontic appliances, chairside assisting, and other responsibilities as may be needed...
2 days ago
Copiague, NY (22 miles from Richmond Hill, 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....
2 days ago
Tenafly, NJ (16 miles from Richmond Hill, 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
New York, NY (9 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Experience as a dental assistant is required to apply for this position....
3 days ago
Brooklyn, NY (8 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Looking for energetic dental assistant with friendly demeanor and good bedside manners. Busy dental office, so experience and proficiency is a must!!! Friendly patients and good environment....
2 days ago
New York, NY (9 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
We are looking for a competent dental assistant who will make the dentists office more efficient and pleasant for patients....
2 days ago
New York, NY (9 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
We are currently looking for a Full time dental assistant We are looking for a DENTAL ASSISTANT with the following skills: - 4-handed dentistry - Take X-rays (including panoramic) - Must be familiar...
2 days ago
New York, NY (9 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Are you interested in providing quality care in a specialty practice where the patient comes first and the staff works as a team? If so, we need you on our team! Our goal at Central Park West...
2 days ago
New York, NY (9 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Dental assistant needed immediately for a dental practice in Midtown two blocks from Rockefeller center. Candidate should be experienced in chair side assisting....
3 days ago
Elmwood Park, NJ (20 miles from Richmond Hill, NY)
Private General Dental practice seeking for a full time Dental Assistant who is reliable and friendly....
16 hours ago

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