Dental Assistant Jobs in Valhalla, 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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Bronsky Orthodontics - New York, NY (24 miles from Valhalla, 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
Tenafly, NJ (14 miles from Valhalla, 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
Orangeburg, NY (9 miles from Valhalla, 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
North Haledon, NJ (23 miles from Valhalla, 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
Mahopac, NY (19 miles from Valhalla, 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
Sea Cliff, NY (18 miles from Valhalla, NY)
Dental Assistant Needed! Competitive Pay and Benefits Offered! Our Long Island dental group is seeking a qualified and motivated, Full Time Dental Assistant for our Sea Cliff, NY Practice!...
3 days ago
Fort Lee, NJ (19 miles from Valhalla, 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 (18 miles from Valhalla, 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
Yonkers, NY (10 miles from Valhalla, 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
Passaic, NJ (24 miles from Valhalla, NY)
Dental Assistant/Receptionist in Passaic needed asap PT, possible FT contact for more info. send resume with hourly wage requirement...
1 day ago
Elmwood Park, NJ (21 miles from Valhalla, NY)
Private General Dental practice seeking for a full time Dental Assistant who is reliable and friendly....
16 hours ago
Clifton, NJ (23 miles from Valhalla, 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 (19 miles from Valhalla, 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 (20 miles from Valhalla, NY)
Boutique dental office looking for a full time dental assistant. Please email resume or contact Info....
2 days ago
Bayside, NY (20 miles from Valhalla, NY)
Looking for people-oriented responsible team player for a busy private dental practice in Queens. Excellent opportunity for someone who wants a long-term secure position with future. Future growth...
1 day ago

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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,...

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