Dental Assistant Jobs in Allentown, PA

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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Bethlehem Family Dental - Bethlehem, PA (4 miles from Allentown, PA)
Reporting directly to the Lead Dental Assistant and Office Manager, the Dental Assistant performs a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
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Gentle Family Dentistry - Bethlehem, PA (5 miles from Allentown, PA)
Vibrant and technologically advanced dental practice located in Bethlehem, PA seeking an experienced, friendly, energetic, full time dental assistant. Must be x-ray certified....
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4 days ago Gentle Family Dentistry
Bethlehem, PA (5 miles from Allentown, PA)
Our team is expanding and we are looking for more team members. Our office remains busy and rapidly expanding. Pennsylvania xray license helpful. New graduates are welcome to apply. If you have...
4 days ago
PHMC - Effort, PA (24 miles from Allentown, PA)
Under the supervision of a Dentist, the Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) supports the Dentist in the provision of high-quality care within the scope of service consistent with accepted standards...
6 days ago
Heartland Dental - Dublin, PA (21 miles from Allentown, PA)
Overview Expanded Function Dental Assistant Why join a Heartland Dental supported office?...
6 days ago
Aspen Dental - Allentown, PA
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
6 days ago
Heartland Dental - Easton, PA (15 miles from Allentown, PA)
The ideal Dental Assistant candidate should possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology, a friendly, outgoing demeanor and excellent...
6 days ago
Allentown, PA
World Class Family Dentistry is looking for a part time dental assistant for Mon Tues and Thursdays....
10 days ago
Heartland Dental - Dublin, PA (21 miles from Allentown, PA)
The ideal Dental Assistant candidate should possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology, a friendly, outgoing demeanor and excellent...
11 days ago
Lehighton, PA (19 miles from Allentown, PA)
We are a rapidly growing general dental office in search of a motivated dental assistant! We offer opportunity for growth, a supportive atmosphere and competitive compensation....
14 days ago
Kiefer Family Orthodontics - Allentown, PA
We are a fun, respectful, professional orthodontic practice looking for a positive person to join our growing practice in the Lehigh Valley! Our focus is to provide quality orthodontic care and...
18 days ago
Mark J Fabey DMD PC - Easton, PA (15 miles from Allentown, PA)
We are looking for a FT dental assistant w/ Experience in a dental setting. MUST have your X-ray Certification....
20 days ago
Easton, PA (15 miles from Allentown, PA)
We are a rapidly growing general dental office in search of a motivated dental assistant! We offer opportunity for growth, a supportive atmosphere and competitive compensation....
21 days ago
Nazareth, PA (13 miles from Allentown, PA)
Offering a pt time dental assistant position for a trained dental assistant or someone who is willing to be trained....
22 days ago
Bethlehem, PA (5 miles from Allentown, PA)
Modern, progressive Orthodontic office looking for an experienced P/T assistant. Hours: Tuesday 10-6pm Allentown Wednesday 9:30-5:30pm Easton Thursday 9-5pm Allentown Competitive salary and...
26 days ago

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