Dental Assistant Jobs in Dallas, OR

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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Kaiser Permanente - Salem, OR (17 miles from Dallas, OR)
Essential Responsibilities: - PERFORM ALL OF THE DUTIES permitted a dental assistant consistent with the individual-s training and in the presence of or under the observation of a licensed provider...
2 days ago
Advantage Dental Oral Health Center - Corvallis, OR (19 miles from Dallas, OR)
all state dental practice acts to deliver direct care to patients as assigned and using established dental hygienist procedures; performs routine treatment procedures, such as cleaning, polishing, x-rays...
1 day ago
Oregon Employment Department - Keizer, OR (17 miles from Dallas, OR)
Essential Responsibilities: - PERFORM ALL OF THE DUTIES permitted a dental assistant consistent with the individual-s training and in the presence of or under the observation of a licensed provider...
19 hours ago
Advantage Dental Oral Health Center - Salem, OR (17 miles from Dallas, OR)
dental procedures, which includes patient management through treatment.* Responsible for utilizing inventory appropriately and management of dental supplies.* Responsible for taking and developing x-rays...
13 hours ago
Salem Periodontal Specialists - Salem, OR (17 miles from Dallas, OR)
We use D.A.I.S.Y. software, digital X-rays, and front office support for your chart notes and correspondence. We have two doctors; both Periodontists.**Schedule**See 7-8 patients per day....
3 days ago
Albany, OR (22 miles from Dallas, OR)
We are a well established, growing dental practice looking for a full-time dental assistant to join our Albany dental office team....
3 days ago
Corvallis, OR (19 miles from Dallas, OR)
We have an immediate opening in our periodontal/surgery office for an x-ray certified assistant....
4 days ago
Gentle Dental - Albany, OR (22 miles from Dallas, OR)
Dental Assistant (RDA) certified X-Ray Certification Bilingual Spanish Expanded Functions Certified RDA456...
Gentle Dental - Keizer, OR (17 miles from Dallas, OR)
Certification Bilingual Spanish Expanded Functions Certified Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) when applicable RDA456...
Indian Health Service - Salem, OR (17 miles from Dallas, OR)
You will be expected to take x-rays as part of your work as a Dental Assistant....
7 days ago
Salem, OR (17 miles from Dallas, OR)
We are looking for a dental assistant to join our busy, family friendly, general dental practice....
8 days ago
Corvallis, OR (19 miles from Dallas, OR)
We are a well established, growing dental practice looking for a full-time dental assistant to join our Corvallis dental office team....
8 days ago
Gentle Dental - Corvallis, OR (19 miles from Dallas, OR)
Certification Bilingual Spanish Expanded Functions Certified Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) when applicable RDA456...
Gentle Dental - Salem, OR (17 miles from Dallas, OR)
Certification Bilingual Spanish Expanded Functions Certified Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) when applicable RDA456...
Gentle Dental - Salem, OR (17 miles from Dallas, OR)
At Gentle Dental, Expanded Functions Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, x-ray and laboratory duties....

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Dallas, OR

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

$39,954

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Dallas, OR 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 (4.1%)
  • 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 Dallas, OR
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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