Dental Assistant Jobs in Dallas, 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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MB2 Dental Solutions - Carrollton, TX (12 miles from Dallas, TX)
OverviewOur DFW Ortho Team has an opening for a Traveling Orthodontic Dental Assistant. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
1 day ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Dallas, TX
Our Dallas dental group is seeking a full time qualified, professional, and motivated G eneral Practice Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of a high-performing...
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Great Expressions Dental Centers - Dallas, TX
Our Dallas dental group is seeking a full time qualified, professional, and motivated General Practice Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of a high-performing...
12 hours ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Mesquite, TX (10 miles from Dallas, TX)
Our Mesquite dental group is seeking a full time qualified, professional, and motivated G eneral Practice Dental Assistant who is ready to help change the lives of patients, be a part of a high-performing...
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Western Dental/Brident - Dallas, TX
For top performing Dental Assistants, Western Dental/Brident University offers Registered Dental Assistant training programs, RDA license fee reimbursement and promotion tracks....
3 days ago
Western Dental/Brident - Carrollton, TX (12 miles from Dallas, TX)
Job Information Western Dental/Brident Registered Dental Assistant in Carrollton, Texas Requisition Number 21-0126 Title Registered Dental Assistant City Carrollton State tx Zip Code 75006 Description...
3 days ago
Wylie, TX (22 miles from Dallas, TX)
Looking for highly motivated dental assistant. Experience is a plus but if personality, people skills and motivation are great I would work with a new graduate....
3 days ago
Smile Brands - Plano, TX (18 miles from Dallas, TX)
Your Role as a Dental Assistant You'll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
4 days ago
Stynt - Dallas, TX
Associated topics: assistant, bilingual, certified dental assistant, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, steps, x ray...
5 days ago
Stynt - Arlington, TX (23 miles from Dallas, TX)
Associated topics: assistant, bilingual, certified dental assistant, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, steps, x ray...
5 days ago
Stynt - Dallas, TX
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, certified dental assistant, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, oxide, radiographer, steps, x ray...
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Stynt - Arlington, TX (23 miles from Dallas, TX)
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, certified dental assistant, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, oxide, radiographer, steps, x ray...
5 days ago
Stynt - Plano, TX (18 miles from Dallas, TX)
Associated topics: assistant, bilingual, certified dental assistant, clinical assistant, dental assistant, efda, oxide, radiographer, steps, x ray...
5 days ago
Stynt - Plano, TX (18 miles from Dallas, TX)
Associated topics: assistant, dental biller, certified dental assistant, clinical, clinical assistant, dental assistant, oxide, radiographer, steps, x ray...
5 days ago
Dallas, TX
Registered Dental Assistant needed for General Dentist Office. Duties include dental assisting, front desk and insurance verification....
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Led by experts from Public Health Englands Dental X-ray Protection Service (DXPS), this course will improve your understanding of the requirements for radiation protection in dental practice...


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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Dallas, TX

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

$38,810

Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Dallas, TX offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.0%)
  • 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 Dallas, TX
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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