Dental Assistant Jobs in Effort, 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 (22 miles from Effort, 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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12 hours ago Bethlehem Family Dental
Gentle Family Dentistry - Bethlehem, PA (20 miles from Effort, 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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3 days ago Gentle Family Dentistry
PHMC - Effort, 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...
5 days ago
Aspen Dental - Allentown, PA (24 miles from Effort, PA)
As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
5 days ago
Heartland Dental - Easton, PA (19 miles from Effort, 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...
5 days ago
Allentown, PA (24 miles from Effort, PA)
World Class Family Dentistry is looking for a part time dental assistant for Mon Tues and Thursdays....
9 days ago
Lehighton, PA (14 miles from Effort, 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....
13 days ago
Kiefer Family Orthodontics - Allentown, PA (24 miles from Effort, 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...
17 days ago
Mark J Fabey DMD PC - Easton, PA (19 miles from Effort, PA)
We are looking for a FT dental assistant w/ Experience in a dental setting. MUST have your X-ray Certification....
18 days ago
Easton, PA (19 miles from Effort, 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....
19 days ago
Nazareth, PA (16 miles from Effort, PA)
Offering a pt time dental assistant position for a trained dental assistant or someone who is willing to be trained....
21 days ago
Easton, PA (19 miles from Effort, PA)
Our prosperous, upbeat practice in a modern, 5 operatory office, including windows with a view, is searching for a candidate having the following qualifications; knowledge and experience of...
25 days ago
Allentown, PA (24 miles from Effort, PA)
Opportunity to work in a Dental Specialty office. Join an experienced staff eager to offer their assistance to a newcomer. Hours/Days flexible. Compensation commensurate with skill set. Benefits...
26 days ago
Easton, PA (19 miles from Effort, PA)
PT DENTAL ASSISTANT Looking for PT Mondays 830-2 Tuesdays 830-6 every other Wednesdays 9-5 experienced preferred but will train the right person must be dependable, friendly, team player dentrix digital...
28 days ago
Bangor, PA (17 miles from Effort, PA)
PT experienced assistant or EFDA THURSDAY 9-7 EVERY OTHER FRIDAY 8-130 DENTRIX DIGITAL OFFICE friendly, busy family practice looking for a team player individual to join our growing office please...
28 days ago

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