Dental Assistant Jobs in Gibsonia, 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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ADP-Chestnut Hills Dental McCandless Covenant - Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
dentistry, dental hygiene procedures, dental patient screening and medical history documentationCPR CertificationPreferred Experience Experience using Velscope, Diagnodent, digital scanner, digital x-rays...
1 day ago
Midwest Dental - Freeport, PA (16 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Overview Dental Assistant $1,500 Sign on Bonus Merit Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family! Are you passionate about dental health and helping patients maintain their gleaming smiles?...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Recruiters are looking for Dental Assistants at the HiringPittsburgh Virtual Hiring Fair Thursday June 17th | 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Ready for a change?...
7 days ago
Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Dentrix knowledge is a plus. REQUIREMENTS: EFDA- Pa EFDA License & PA x-ray certification. Dental Assistants- Experience & PA x-ray certification is a plus....
8 days ago
North American Dental Group - Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
EFDA $2000 Sign-on Bonus Job Locations US-PA-Pittsburgh Posted Date 4 days ago (11/15/2021 11:56 PM) Job ID 2021-11207 # of Openings 1 Category Dental Assistant Overview Expanded Functions Dental Assistant...
10 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Cranberry Township, PA (9 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
North American Dental Group - Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Overview Expanded Functions Dental Assistant ($2000 Sign-on Bonus) Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting...
15 days ago
North American Dental Group - Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Dental Assistant (Part-time) Job Locations US-PA-Pittsburgh Posted Date 1 day ago (11/11/2021 9:06 PM) Job ID 2021-11181 # of Openings 1 Category Dental Assistant Overview Dental Assistant (Part-time...
17 days ago
Highmark Inc. - Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
QUALIFICATIONS Minimum X-ray certified required. Preferred Graduate of a certified dental assistant program preferred. 1 year experience in a dental practice/hospital setting preferred....
18 days ago
American Dental Partners, Inc. - Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Required Skills & Experience One year certified dental assistant program; or Six months on-the-job experience; or High school diploma and demonstrated ability to assume dental assistant responsibilities...
18 days ago
American Dental Partners, Inc. - Monroeville, PA (18 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Required Skills & Experience One year certified dental assistant program; or Six months on-the-job experience; or High school diploma and demonstrated ability to assume dental assistant responsibilities...
18 days ago
American Dental Partners - Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Required Skills & Experience One year certified dental assistant program; or Six months on-the-job experience; or High school diploma and demonstrated ability to assume dental assistant responsibilities...
18 days ago
University Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Return to the home page Printable Format Job Description - Dental Assistant (21008188) Job Description Dental Assistant Dent Med-Office of the Dean - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - ( 21008188 ) The duties...
18 days ago
West Penn Allegheny Health System - Pittsburgh, PA (12 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
QUALIFICATIONS Minimum X-ray certified required. Preferred Graduate of a certified dental assistant program preferred. 1 year experience in a dental practice/hospital setting preferred....
19 days ago
North American Dental Group - Monaca, PA (19 miles from Gibsonia, PA)
Overview Dental Assistant Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient first, every visit....
19 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Gibsonia, PA

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

$35,657

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Gibsonia, PA offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • 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 Gibsonia, PA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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