Dental Assistant Jobs in Sayre, 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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Guthrie Healthcare System - Sayre, PA
Dental Assistant - Full-Time/Days - Dental Medicine Sayre, PA, United States Jul 10, 2020 Share: --> Save Job Saved Apply Now Job Description Guthrie Entity Guthrie Medical Group-Sayre Shift Day 40...
13 days ago
Aspen Dental - Vestal, NY (24 miles from Sayre, PA)
Dental Assistants that join Aspen are committed to providing quality care and live that mission every day....
25 days ago
Vestal, NY (24 miles from Sayre, PA)
We are hiring full time and dental assistant experience is not needed although preferred....
29 days ago

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Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

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