Dental Assistant Jobs in Cedar Hill, TX

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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Arlington, TX (11 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
Our multi-specialty dental practice is growing. We are searching for a registered dental hygienist (RDH) to join our team. Willing to offer a flexible work schedule. Ideally the RDH would work...
3 days ago
Mason Dental - Grapevine, TX (24 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE required - We are looking for: Detailed Dental Assistant....
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1 day ago Mason Dental
Waxahachie, TX (21 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
Overview Picasso Dental- Waxahachie has an opening for a Registered Dental Assistant Waxahachie,TX. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
3 days ago
Grand Prairie, TX (12 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
Spanish speaker is a plus Must be a registered dental assistant Must send resume...
2 days ago
Ideal Dental - Dallas, TX (16 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
General dentistry and various specialties merge under one roof to provide the ultimate guest experience. Who Are We Looking For?...
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2 days ago Ideal Dental
Ideal Dental - Irving, TX (15 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
We are looking for Dental Assistants who are ready for the challenge of growing and developing their career alongside the modern healthcare evolution. What Does A Typical Day Include?...
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1 day ago Ideal Dental
Affordable Care - Dallas, TX (16 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
Job ID 2021-12640 Category Dental Assistants and Front Desk Associates...
4 days ago
Precious Smile Dental And Orthodontics - Irving, TX (15 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
If you are an experienced Dental Assistant that is upbeat, reliable and a positive person that is looking for a long time position in a practice that you can be proud of, we would love to hear from...
4 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Mesquite, TX (23 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
Our Dental Assistants often get full-time hours at only one location....
5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Burleson, TX (20 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
Our Dental Assistants often get full-time hours at only one location....
5 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Mansfield, TX (9 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
Our Dental Assistants often get full-time hours at only one location....
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5 days ago
SmileDirectClub - Dallas, TX (16 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
That's why we're looking for energetic, passionate, and confident Dental Assistant who can help turn frowns into life-changing grins. Are you up for it?...
6 days ago
Colleyville, TX (23 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
We're looking to add an Orthodontic assistant & a front office position to our growing team. Willing to train NEW RDA graduates! Practice Facebook Page:
6 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Dallas, TX (16 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
Our Dental Assistants often get full-time hours at only one location....
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6 days ago
Dallas, TX (16 miles from Cedar Hill, TX)
Overview Registered Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
6 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Cedar Hill, TX

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Cedar Hill, TX as reported by the BLS.

$38,810

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Cedar Hill, TX offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.5%)
  • 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 Cedar Hill, TX
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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