Dental Assistant Jobs in Irving, 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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Western Dental - Fort Worth, TX (22 miles from Irving, TX)
RDA New & Experienced Licensee Welcome Want excellent training? Are you a motivated self-starter looking for professional and personal fulfillment in your dental career? Come and join a fun a...
21 hours ago
Smile Brands - Plano, TX (20 miles from Irving, TX)
Your Role as a Registered Dental Assistant You'll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
3 days ago
Ideal Dental - Dallas, TX 75251, TX (12 miles from Irving, TX)
General dentistry and various specialties merge under one roof to provide the ultimate guest experience....
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2 days ago Ideal Dental
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Dallas, TX (8 miles from Irving, 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...
1 hour ago
Benevis - Plano, TX (17 miles from Irving, TX)
Below are the basics of this role: The Dental Assistant provides support to the office and is responsible for assisting the professional dental staff with treatment....
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2 days ago Benevis
Ideal Dental - Dallas, TX 75251, TX (12 miles from Irving, TX)
General dentistry and various specialties merge under one roof to provide the ultimate guest experience....
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6 hours ago Ideal Dental
Smile Brands - Plano, TX (20 miles from Irving, TX)
Your Role as a Registered Dental Assistant Youll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
4 days ago
Neville Dental Pa - Dallas, TX (8 miles from Irving, TX)
Dental Assistant NEVILLE DENTAL PA Dallas, TX 75201 Full-time, Part-time Similar jobs pay $15.04 - $20.16 Refer friends, get paid! Job Description Job Description Dental assistant needed....
5 days ago
Heartland Dental - Addison, TX (11 miles from Irving, TX)
Overview FULL TIME + FULL BENEFITS Our office is seeking a friendly Dental Assistant to support the clinical treatment care of our patients....
5 days ago
Heartland Dental - Carrollton, TX (10 miles from Irving, TX)
Overview FULL TIME + FULL BENEFITS We are looking for a LEAD DENTAL ASSISTANT WITH 3+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE!...
5 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Duncanville, TX (10 miles from Irving, TX)
The Dental Assistant has direct responsibility for the patients excellent experience while "in the chair," and patient retention overall....
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5 days ago DentalOne Partners
Smile Brands - Irving, TX
Your Role as a Registered Dental Assistant You'll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
5 days ago
Confidential - Frisco, TX 75034, TX (23 miles from Irving, TX)
We are looking for Dental Assistants who are ready for the challenge of growing and developing their career alongside the modern healthcare evolution....
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6 days ago Confidential
DentalOne Partners - Coppell, TX (10 miles from Irving, TX)
Practice Riverchase Dental Care Overview As a Dental Assistant for a DentalOne Partners supported practice, patient care is your #1 priority and focus....
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6 days ago DentalOne Partners
Smile Brands - Irving, TX
Your Role as a Registered Dental Assistant Youll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
7 days ago

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Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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...

Administrative Dental Assistant

As an Administrative Dental Assistant, you will perform as a professional dental staff member and work on behalf of the patient as well as the dentist. This exciting Administrative Dental...


Clinical Dental Assistant

When you become a dental assistant, you'll enjoy a career that is not only fulfilling, but also rewarding. Caring dental assistants truly make a difference with clients, providing comfort and...


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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Irving, TX

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

$38,810

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Irving, TX offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.1%)
  • 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 Irving, TX
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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