Oral Surgery Assistant Jobs in Carrollton, KY

Aid oral surgeons as required during and surrounding the time of treatment. Oral surgery assistants are typically responsible for directly supporting surgeons to ensure that procedures run smoothly. They sterilize instruments, administer topical anesthetics, and manage equipment such as suction hoses to keep the patient’s mouth dry and workable. They also provide education on proper dental care before and after the procedure.

Oral surgery assistants may additionally be responsible for office tasks, such as scheduling appointments and arranging billing/payment. Because many of their duties involve interaction with oral surgeons and patients, they need to have strong interpersonal skills.

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Demographic Data for Carrollton, KY

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Oral Surgery Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Cataract Surgery
This comprehensive course will give you the fundamental knowledge needed to begin performing cataract surgery by phacoemulsification and extracapsular removal. Each step from preoperative...

The Basics of Trauma Surgery
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Oral Communication for Engineering Leaders
Taught by Rice University communication faculty from the Rice Center for Engineering Leadership (RCEL). This course covers core topics in oral communication: Communication strategy, content, data...

Salary for Oral Surgery Assistant Jobs in Carrollton, KY

This is the average annual salary for Oral Surgery Assistant jobs in Carrollton, KY as reported by the BLS.

$35,339

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Highest Education Level

Oral Surgery Assistants in Carrollton, KY offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (33.2%)
  • High School or GED (25.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (5.2%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Master's Degree (1.6%)
  • Some High School (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Oral Surgery Assistants in Carrollton, KY
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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