Dental Receptionist Jobs in District of Columbia

Perform administrative duties. Dental receptionists are responsible for communicating with clients to schedule/confirm appointments, collect confidential medical information, and arrange payment plans. They must have a strong understanding of all forms that patients are required to complete so that they can answer any questions. They input and maintain information in the organization’s database, making changes and creating new entries as necessary.

Dental receptionists also manage all incoming and outgoing communications. They answer telephone calls and emails quickly and accurately. Outgoing communications are also handled as efficiently as possible, as they contain important, time-sensitive information such as billing statements/payment receipts, completed insurance claim forms, lab work requiring analysis, and patient records.

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Dental office Assistant

  • Chevy Chase, DC
  • 1 day ago
We are a dental practice looking for long-term full time and part time employees willing to stay and grow with the practice Candidate requirements: 1. Fluent in English - Second languages are a...
Currently looking to hire a bilingual (English/Spanish) front desk/assistant for a dental office in Alexandria, Virginia. Candidate must be bilingual (English/Spanish), reliable, excellent in...

Dental Receptionist

  • Washington, DC
  • 8 days ago
Dental Receptionist (Farragut West) employment type: full-time Opening for a dental receptionist. Someone who is a team player and is well organized. Good command of PC computers....

Front Desk Dental Receptionist

  • Washington, DC
  • 8 days ago
office cleanliness and appearance Other front office tasks/duties as necessary Required skills: 2-3 years of office experience Proficient computer skills a must Knowledge of dental software, preferably...

Dental Office Manager

  • Morgan Stephens
  • Washington, DC
  • 15 days ago
Are you a polished, socially oriented person with dental office experience? Do you consider yourself a quick and detailed communicator? Are you task oriented and orderly? If so please complete an...
MUST have good knowledge of dental billing, insurances and Dentrix. Office is FFS/PPO. Please reply with resume'. Looking for immediate start....

Dental Front Desk w/ assisting

  • Washington, DC
  • 29 days ago
Join our dental team! Please review the information below and feel free to reach out if you have any further questions. You should have friendly communication skills, computer experience and...
We are seeking for a dental receptionist / schedule coordinator, we need a self motivated, professional, energetic and reliable person with great customer service skills....

Office Manager

  • Benevis
  • Washington, DC
  • 28 days ago
Overview Work for a company that is truly making the world a happier place, one smile at a time! At Benevis, we create over a million smiles a year in the communities we serve and believe that...

Front Office Staff Assistant

  • All Native Systems Llc
  • Washington, DC
  • 60+ days ago
Helps manage the maintenance of Front Office paper and electronic files....

Demographic Data for District of Columbia

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Dental Receptionist 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...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice

This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through photography, from the...


Becoming a Medical Receptionist
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Salary for Dental Receptionist Jobs in District of Columbia

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireDental research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Dental Receptionist positions


  • Benevis
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  • Tend
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  • Howard University Hospital
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Receptionist positions.


Highest Education Level

Dental Receptionists in District of Columbia offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (19.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.3%)
  • Some College (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (4.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.5%)
  • Some High School (1.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Receptionists in District of Columbia
  • 2-4 years (34.6%)
  • 4-6 years (34.6%)
  • 1-2 years (23.1%)
  • 6-8 years (3.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (3.8%)

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