Dental Assistant Jobs in Universal City, 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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Aspen Dental - San Antonio, TX (15 miles from Universal City, TX)
Take dental radiographs (X-rays). Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment....
9 hours ago
Western Dental Services - San Antonio, TX (15 miles from Universal City, TX)
Requisition Number21-3539 TitleRegistered Dental Assistant CitySan Antonio StateTX Zip Code78220 Description RDA New & Experienced Licensee Welcome Want excellent training?...
14 hours ago
DentalOne Partners - Universal City, TX
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
Heartland Dental - San Antonio, TX (15 miles from Universal City, 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...
4 days ago
DECA Dental Group - San Antonio, TX (15 miles from Universal City, 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 Company: Ideal Dental...
DECA Dental Group - Cibolo, TX (4 miles from Universal City, TX)
Active Registered Dental Assistant License Current CPR certification Minimum of 2 years of experience as an RDA in a dental practice Company: Ideal Dental...
DECA Dental Group - Cibolo, TX (4 miles from Universal City, TX)
Active Registered Dental Assistant License Current CPR certification Minimum of 2 years of experience as an RDA in a dental practice Company: Ideal Dental...
Veterans Health Administration - San Antonio, TX (15 miles from Universal City, TX)
The dental assistant assists with routine patient care and selected procedures....
7 days ago
Smile Brands - Schertz, TX (1 mile from Universal City, 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....
7 days ago
San Antonio, TX (15 miles from Universal City, TX)
Our growing practice is seeking a professional and friendly dental assistant to assist in all clinical areas of the practice....
13 days ago
Seguin, TX (21 miles from Universal City, TX)
Overview Crescent Dental & Orthodontics has an opening for a Registered Dental Assistant in Seguin, TX. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
20 days ago
Smile Brands - San Antonio, TX (15 miles from Universal City, 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....
20 days ago
Docs Health - Seguin, TX (21 miles from Universal City, TX)
Graduate of Dental Assistant Program or on the job training One (1) year or more dental assisting experience - preferred Active x-Ray Certification CPR/BLS Valid Driver License Reliable Transportation...
21 days ago
Western Dental - Converse, TX (5 miles from Universal City, 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 days ago
UT Health San Antonio - San Antonio, TX (15 miles from Universal City, TX)
Additional Licenses and Certifications: Registry with the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners (TSBDE) as a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) is required....
23 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Universal City, TX

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

$34,619

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Highest Education Level

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

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