Dental Assistant Jobs in Wyncote, 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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Philadelphia, PA (9 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Busy Center City dental office looking for an EFDA or Experienced Dental Assistant with Leadership skills experience in : -Endo -Ortho -General Dentistry -Perio - The Oral Surgery Assistant must have...
1 day ago
Collegeville, PA (16 miles from Wyncote, PA)
We are always looking for talented, self-motivated individuals, so if you have a strong work ethic and good people skills and you want to join an state of the art practice, then we encourage you...
2 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Media, PA (18 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Other duties as assigned Qualifications Required Skills: X-ray license in the state of PA 2+ years of experience working as a Dental Assistant At DCA we dont just accept differences we celebrate them...
University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, PA (9 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Duties: Serve as Lead Dental Assistant: Facilitate clinic flow of dental assistants to ensure adequate coverage to doctors including performing chairside dental assisting as needed....
2 days ago
Evesboro Dental Associates - Marlton, NJ (20 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Friendly Marlton area general practice office is searching for a part time chairside dental assistant to help us on friday days and anoccasional Saturday....
22 hours ago
Southern Jersey Family Medical Centers, Inc - Burlington, NJ (16 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Dental Assistant - Full or Part Time Options available - Sign on Bonus!...
1 day ago
Kids Smiles - Phila, PA (9 miles from Wyncote, PA)
X-RAY certification, required. Good verbal and written communication skills. Good organizational ability and time management skills....
Huntingdon Valley Dental Arts - Huntingdon Valley, PA (5 miles from Wyncote, PA)
We are searching for an energetic team player with amazing communication skills and chairside ability. This applicant should have: a minimum of five years’ experience be devoted to providing the...
DentalOne Partners - Jenkintown, PA (2 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
Dental Care Alliance - Springfield, PA (14 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Other duties as assigned Qualifications Required Skills: X-ray license in the state of PA 1+ years of experience working as an Orthodontic Assistant At DCA we dont just accept differences we celebrate...
Community College of Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA (9 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Specific Responsibilities Teach Dental Assistant principals and skills to prepare students for the National Entry-Level Dental Assistant credential according to the Dental Assistant National Board (...
2 days ago
Community College of Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA (9 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Specific Responsibilities Teach Dental Assistant principals and skills to prepare students for the National Entry-Level Dental Assistant credential according to the Dental Assistant National Board (...
2 days ago
University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, PA (9 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Posted Job Title Dental Assistant - Division of Pediatric Dentistry, Penn Dental Medicine Job Profile Title Dental Assistant C Job Description Summary DENTAL ASSISTANTs with Penn Dental Medicine's Division...
2 days ago
Harcum College - Bryn Mawr, PA (10 miles from Wyncote, PA)
DENTAL ASSISTING / EFDA FACULTY Harcum College in Bryn Mawr, PA Type: Full-Time Posted: 11/18/2021 Category: Dental Hygienists and Assistants Dental Assisting/EFDA Full-Time Faculty Position...
2 days ago
University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, PA (9 miles from Wyncote, PA)
Expanded Functions Dental Assistants (EFDA): Same as Dental Assistants (see above) and current EFDA licensure....
1 day ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Wyncote, PA

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

$40,459

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Wyncote, 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 Wyncote, PA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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