Dental Assistant Jobs in Enola, 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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Progressive Dental Concepts - Harrisburg, PA (6 miles from Enola, PA)
We are currently seeking several enthusiastic, high energy, dedicated, and self-motivated individuals for our team as a full-time Expanded Function Dental Assistant and Dental Assistants You will have...
1 day ago
Verber Dental Group - Camp Hill, PA (5 miles from Enola, PA)
value the knowledge and skills an experienced EFDA holds including: Appliance fabrication, placement and removal of temporary crowns and bridges Applications of cavity liners and bases Placement of sealants...
1 day ago
Progressive Dental Concepts - Harrisburg, PA 17112, PA (11 miles from Enola, PA)
We are currently seeking several enthusiastic, high energy, dedicated, and self-motivated individuals for our team as a full-time Expanded Function Dental Assistant and Dental Assistants!...
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4 days ago Progressive Dental Concepts
L'Oreal USA, Inc - Manchester, PA (20 miles from Enola, PA)
Director of Business Development SRDA Midwest POSITION SUMMARY : Pulp Riot is a hair color company that has taken the beauty industry by storm. After a massively successful launch, were poised to...
6 days ago
Midwest Dental - Manchester, PA (20 miles from Enola, PA)
Merit Dental dentists, hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of patients in 17 states....
8 days ago
Childrens Dental Health - York, PA (19 miles from Enola, PA)
Title Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer....
10 days ago
Midwest Dental - Manchester, PA (20 miles from Enola, PA)
Merit Dental dentists, hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of patients in 17 states. Do you thrive on giving exceptional patient service?...
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12 days ago Midwest Dental
Manchester, PA (20 miles from Enola, PA)
Are you a licensed Dental Assistant that wants to be part of a company that strives to be the BEST in the dental industry? If so, we want to hear from you!...
13 days ago
Mechanicsburg, PA (3 miles from Enola, PA)
a full time Dental Assistant or EFDA to join our growing team....
13 days ago
Midwest Dental - Manchester, PA (20 miles from Enola, PA)
Merit Dental dentists, hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of patients in 17 states. Do you thrive on giving exceptional patient service?...
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14 days ago Midwest Dental
Wellspan Health - York, PA (19 miles from Enola, PA)
Job Information WellSpan Health Dental Assistant - York Hospital in York, Pennsylvania Job Description Under the general supervision of the Director-Dental Center, provides chairside assistance to the...
15 days ago
York, PA (19 miles from Enola, PA)
Requirements include being state x-ray certified and having experience with a digital x-ray system....
21 days ago
Advanced Pediatric Dentistry - Mechanicsburg, PA (3 miles from Enola, PA)
Job Information Advanced Pediatric Dentistry Expanded Functions Dental Assistant in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania Advanced Pediatric Dentistry is seeking a full-time licensed EFDA that has a desire to...
26 days ago
Carlisle, PA (11 miles from Enola, PA)
Be a part of a great Team! Orthodontic Assistant with lab duties needed in Carlisle PA. Dental experience required. Must have x-ray certification. Four day work week, no evening hours. Bonus and...
27 days ago
Penn State Health - Hershey, PA (19 miles from Enola, PA)
Successful completion of a dental assistant training program required. 1 to 3 years of experience working at a dental practice required....
27 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Enola, PA

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

$35,357

Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Enola, PA offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (16.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • 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 Enola, PA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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