Dental Assistant Jobs in White Plains, 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 312 Jobs
New York, NY (22 miles from White Plains, NY)
Dental Assistant needed for East Village Dental Office. At least 1 Year experience needed, Dentrix and Digital x-rays knowledge is a must....
2 days ago
Bronsky Orthodontics - New York, NY (21 miles from White Plains, 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...
Quick Apply

2 days ago
Tenafly, NJ (12 miles from White Plains, 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....
2 days ago
New York, NY (22 miles from White Plains, NY)
Experience as a dental assistant is required to apply for this position....
2 days ago
Mahopac, NY (23 miles from White Plains, NY)
A modern dental office seeking a full time dental assistant. Some Saturdays are required. Applicants must be friendly, personable, hard-working, and reliable....
2 days ago
North Haledon, NJ (23 miles from White Plains, 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...
1 day ago
New York, NY (22 miles from White Plains, 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...
1 day ago
New York, NY (22 miles from White Plains, NY)
We are looking for a competent dental assistant who will make the dentists office more efficient and pleasant for patients....
1 day ago
New York, NY (22 miles from White Plains, 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...
1 day ago
Orangeburg, NY (10 miles from White Plains, 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....
7 hours ago
Yonkers, NY (8 miles from White Plains, 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....
1 day ago
New York, NY (22 miles from White Plains, NY)
Dental assistant needed immediately for a dental practice in Midtown two blocks from Rockefeller center. Candidate should be experienced in chair side assisting....
2 days ago
Sea Cliff, NY (14 miles from White Plains, 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!...
2 days ago
Fort Lee, NJ (16 miles from White Plains, 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...
2 days ago
Ramsey, NJ (19 miles from White Plains, NY)
We are looking for a dedicated Dental Assistant to join our growing practice. Candidates must have at least one year of dental experience....
2 days ago

Demographic Data for White Plains, NY

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


Local
National
69,870
3,445
Medium

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 White Plains, 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.