Dental Assistant Jobs in New Caney, 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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DECA Dental Group - Kingwood, TX (11 miles from New Caney, TX)
Active Registered Dental Assistant License Current CPR certification Minimum of 6 months to 1 year of experience as an RDA in a dental practice #IND456...
Spring, TX (12 miles from New Caney, TX)
We are looking for a reliable and responsible entry level Dental Assistant / Front Desk who can do the following: -Multi-task between Front and Back -Be able to work Tues thru Saturday....
3 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Conroe, TX (18 miles from New Caney, TX)
Now is the time to join Harper's Preserve Dentistry. You will have opportunities to learn new skills from our team of experienced professionals. If you're ready to take your career to the next...
3 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Spring, TX (12 miles from New Caney, TX)
Now is the time to join Spring Market Dental Group and Orthodontics. You will have opportunities to learn new skills from our team of experienced professionals. If you're ready to take your career...
3 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Conroe, TX (18 miles from New Caney, TX)
Now is the time to join Woods Dental Group and Orthodontics. You will have opportunities to learn new skills from our team of experienced professionals. If you're ready to take your career to the...
3 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Spring, TX (12 miles from New Caney, TX)
Registered Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
3 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Spring, TX (12 miles from New Caney, TX)
As a Pediatric Dental Assistant, we recognize the difference your interactions with young patients make in their experience....
3 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - The Woodlands, TX (17 miles from New Caney, TX)
Other duties as assigned Qualifications Required Skills: X-ray license RDA certified in TX 1+ year of experience working as a Dental Assistant At DCA we dont just accept differences we celebrate them...
New Caney, TX
Overview New Caney Dental has an opening for a Registered Dental Assistant in New Caney, Texas. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
5 days ago
Jefferson Dental Clinics - Spring, TX (12 miles from New Caney, TX)
Certification you will receive with 12 months: BLS (CPR) certification Nitrous Oxide Monitoring Certification- Off Site Training Provided Registered Dental Assistant X-Ray Certification (RDA)- Off Site...
7 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Spring, TX (12 miles from New Caney, TX)
Orthodontic Dental Assistants must work effectively with co-workers including General Practice Dental Assistants, patients, and others by sharing ideas in a constructive and positive manner; listening...
9 days ago
Spring, TX (12 miles from New Caney, TX)
Full Time Dental Assistant Job (spring tx) Description: We are looking for a Licensed Dental Assistant that is serious about her/his job in the Dental field....
13 days ago
Conroe, TX (18 miles from New Caney, TX)
Full Time Dental Assistant Job (Conroe, TX) Description: We are looking for a Licensed Dental Assistant that is serious about her/his job in the Dental field....
13 days ago
Heartland Dental - Tomball, TX (24 miles from New Caney, TX)
Provide superior chairside assistance (i.e., four-handed dentistry) to supported dentists during a wide variety of procedures in accordance with the state dental practice act Utilize Dentrix for patient...
16 days ago
University of Texas Medical Branch - Humble, TX (11 miles from New Caney, TX)
Graduation from an accredited dental assistant school may be substituted for the two (2) years of wage earning experience....
18 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in New Caney, TX

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

$33,630

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in New Caney, TX 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 New Caney, TX
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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