Dental Assistant Jobs in Easton, 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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Gentle Family Dentistry - Bethlehem, PA (10 miles from Easton, PA)
Dentrix knowledge is a plus....
College Hill Dental Group - Easton, PA
Full-Time Dental Assistant We are continuing to grow! Dental assistants are a key part of our team in helping to provide our patients with the best care possible....
5 days ago
Aspen Dental - Allentown, PA (15 miles from Easton, PA)
onboard Dental Assistants Take dental radiographs (x-rays) Set up and breakdown operatory room post treatment Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment Provide patients...
6 days ago
Aspen Dental - Allentown, PA (15 miles from Easton, PA)
Take dental radiographs (X-rays). Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment....
7 days ago
Washington, NJ (10 miles from Easton, PA)
Dental X-ray license and CPR certification required. CDA/RDA preferred....
13 days ago
Stroudsburg, PA (15 miles from Easton, PA)
Seeking X-ray certified dental assistant. Take good X-rays. Must be a team player. Enthusiastic, Caring, dependable and responsible! Can also learn the front. 1 day a week to start. Start asap!...
21 days ago
Aspen Dental - Hackettstown, NJ (22 miles from Easton, PA)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
30+ days ago
Childrens Dental Health - Easton, PA
TITLE Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) EOE STATEMENTWe are an equal employment opportunity employer....
30+ days ago
Keystone Dentistry - Nazareth, PA (4 miles from Easton, PA)
We are seeking an experienced, highly competent and patient oriented Dental Assistant to join our team.Position is initially PT leading to FT....
45+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Stroudsburg, PA (15 miles from Easton, PA)
Take dental radiographs (X-rays). Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment....
60+ days ago
Zufall Health - Flemington, NJ (24 miles from Easton, PA)
Certified and Registered Dental Assistants preferred. Benefits: Medical, Dental, and Vision plans; as well as little to no cost to be seen at our sites!...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Easton, PA

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

$39,644

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Easton, PA offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.8%)
  • 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 Easton, PA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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