Dental Assistant Jobs in Bixby, OK

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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Affordable Care - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
Job ID 2021-15258 Category Dental Assistants and Front Desk Associates...
2 days ago
Green Country Technology Center - Okmulgee, OK (23 miles from Bixby, OK)
Instruction for the program includes; dental terminology, anatomy, X-Ray techniques, taking impressions and aseptic techniques....
3 days ago
Tulsa Technology Center - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
When offered Daytime Hours Instructional Program (CIP) Dental Assisting/Assistant. 510601 Description Take dental x-rays, create diagnostic models, and practice infection control including sterilization...
3 days ago
Tulsa Technology Center - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
Assistants $18.09 per hour Required Certification: certified dental assistant Provider Status Approved Address 6111 East Skelly Drive, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74147 Phone Number ......
3 days ago
Community Care College - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
Theory and practical application in the fundamentals of chairside assisting and administrative procedures are taught for use in any size dental practice, specialty practice, or clinic....
3 days ago
Green Country Endodontics, PLLC - Tulsa, OK (8 miles from Bixby, OK)
Dental Assistant *We are seeking a dental assistant to join our team! This is a full time position in a busy, high-tech, and established endodontic practice in South Tulsa....
Green Country Endodontics, PLLC - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
Dental Assistant** \*We are seeking a dental assistant to join our team! This is a full time position in a busy, high-tech, and established endodontic practice in South Tulsa....
7 days ago
Aspen Dental - Broken Arrow, OK (2 miles from Bixby, OK)
Take dental radiographs (X-rays). Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment....
13 days ago
Heartland Dental - Owasso, OK (23 miles from Bixby, OK)
Requirements: Oklahoma dental assistant permit Oklahoma x-ray and coronal polishing certifications 1+ years recent experience assisting dentists and/or hygienists Additional preferred experience: Oklahoma...
19 days ago
Hero Practice Services - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
Job Description: Orthodontic Assistant Location: Pediatric Dental Group, Utica Reports to: Orthodontic Team Lead/Practice Leader Status: Non-Exempt Pay range:$17.00-19.00 Company Overview...
19 days ago
Tulsa Tech - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
Must have Current Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) credential Must have Current Oklahoma Dental Assistant Permit with Radiation Protection and Safety Eligible...
19 days ago
Smile Doctors - Bixby, OK
Other details Job Function Clinic Pay Type Hourly Travel Required No Required Education High School Recommended Skills Marketing Registered Dental Assistant Orthodontics Rapport Loan Origination System...
30+ days ago
Veterans Health Administration - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Must fully demonstrate the following technical KSAs at the GS-07 Clinical Expanded Function Dental Assistant grade level....
45+ days ago
Hero Practice Services - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
Preferred knowledge of Ecw and Microsoft office Preferred Oklahoma certifications to include, but not limited to coronal polishing MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS High school diploma or GED....
60+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Tulsa, OK (18 miles from Bixby, OK)
Take dental radiographs (X-rays). Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Bixby, OK

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

$34,513

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Bixby, OK 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 Bixby, OK
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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