Dental Assistant Jobs in Cleveland, OH

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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Midwest Dental - Lorain, OH (24 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Overview Dental Assistant Merit Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family! Are you passionate about dental health and helping patients maintain their gleaming smiles?...
DentalOne Partners - Brunswick, OH (19 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
Macedonia, OH (16 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Merit Dental is looking for a talented professional to fill a full-time Dental Assistant position in our Macedonia office (Monday-Thursday 7-5)....
20 hours ago
DentalOne Partners - Parma, OH (8 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
DentalOne Partners - Avon, OH (17 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns, place rubber dam, place amalgam and composite restorations, assist with seating permanent/removable prosthodontics, coronal polishing, sealant placement...
Smile Brands - Lorain, OH (24 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Your Role as a Dental Assistant You'll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
5 days ago
The Centers - Cleveland, OH
The Centers seeks a Dental Assistant to aide the Dentist in providing Dental Services in the regular and EIP Dental Clinics. Organizes dental clinic intake, and prepare for patient flow....
5 days ago
Aspen Dental - Macedonia, OH (16 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Take dental radiographs (X-rays). Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment....
7 days ago
Nick D Gravino DDS - Bay Village, OH (11 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Opportunity for permanent part-time hygienist. Become an integral part of an amazing team, in a fantastic environment! At least 18hrs per week - Monday & Thursday. Dental benefits for employee and...
7 days ago
Great Expressions - Seven Hills, OH (7 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Our Dental Assistants often get full-time hours at only one location....
8 days ago
Hudec Dental - Cleveland, OH (11 miles from Cleveland, OH)
The primary function of the Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) is to perform high quality work in conjunction with the doctor in accordance with approved procedures validated through the Ohio...
Midwest Dental - Macedonia, OH (16 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Overview Dental Assistant $1,500 Sign on Bonus! Merit Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family! Are you passionate about dental health and helping patients maintain their gleaming smiles?...
DentalOne Partners - Fairlawn, OH (23 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
DentalOne Partners - Macedonia, OH (16 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Handed Dentistry- experience with assisting with oral surgery procedures....
North American Dental Group - Avon, OH (17 miles from Cleveland, OH)
Overview Dental Assistant Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient first, every visit....
13 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Cleveland, OH

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Cleveland, OH as reported by the BLS.

$36,006

Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Cleveland, OH offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.2%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Master's Degree (2.2%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Assistants in Cleveland, OH
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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