Dental Assistant Jobs in Roseburg, 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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Roseburg, OR
We are looking highly motivated dental assistant to join our team. We are a growing specialty practice focused on surgical, implants and orthodontic fields. Willing to train the right person....
5 days ago
Smiles Services - Roseburg, OR
Smiles Dental is looking for a Superstar EFDA Dental Assistant to join our team....
16 days ago
Roseburg, OR
Qualifications 1+ years experience providing top-quality dental assistance Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Certification (EFDA) required Proven capability providing efficient support to patients...
22 days ago
Confidential - Roseburg, OR
We are in need of an upbeat and energetic DENTAL ASSISTANT with good communication skills and work ethic for a busy specialty office....
27 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Roseburg, OR

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

$42,137

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Roseburg, OR offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.1%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Master's Degree (2.1%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

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

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