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Dental Assistant

Dental Assistant

Job Description

Every dentist knows they’re only as good as their assistant. We want the best dental assistants/specialty assistants in the industry. We want dental assistants who:
• Greet every patient with a warm introduction, a smile, and a THANK YOU for coming to our office!
• Create positive patient relations
• Are gentle and empathetic for our patients
• Anticipate, are proactive, and have active listening skills
• Take dental x-rays
• Order and maintain dental supplies and equipment
• Setup operatory rooms
• Prepare tray setups for dental procedures
• Maintain office and operatory cleanliness
• Ensure equipment functionality
• Records treatment information in patient records
• Make preliminary impressions
• Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment
• Conduct work in compliance with office policies and procedures, safety, OSHA, and MSDS guidelines

Job Requirements

• Certificate from college or technical school (or 3-6 months of dental assisting experience/training)
• Coronal polishing certificate (New Mexico and Arizona)
• X Ray license (New Mexico and Arizona)
• Must be at least 18 years old to expose patients to ionizing radiation (Colorado)
• Amazing customer service skills
• Enthusiastic, energetic, and hard working

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 160/149/48
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Dental Assistant

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