Group dental practice in Morrisville/Cary seeks and Experienced DA IIfull-time. If you desire personal as well as professional fulfillment, this is theplace for you. Become part of a successful team in a state of the art practice. Email resume to
Here we GROW Again! Wells Family Dental Group is looking for an Amazing full-time DAII to join our fast growing Group! The position will include an average of 35 hours weekly. Great Benefits and Perks after 90 Days. Do you have what it takes?
Ideal candidate would posses the following characteristics:
-Great Communication skills
-Team player and motivator
-Committed to providing excellent, quality care
-Comfortable with Open Dental, Nomad, Endo, OS, Implants, Prosthodontics, Invisalign, Pediatric care and Sedations
We look forward to hearing from you!
Do you want to have more vacation, 401K, and medical benefits? We are looking for an above average, experienced, full-time DA II. We are an energetic, hard-working team wanting to add a team player with a good work ethic.
Genuine love and concern for people is a must. If you are searching for a new home, and a great dental family to work with! Give us a call
Dental Assistant II Center for Duke Innovative Pain Therapies (DIPT)- Brier Creek
Introduction: Duke Innovative Pain Therapies is a dynamic multispecialty
practice at Brier Creek dedicated to transforming the way individuals suffering
from pain receive care and treatment. We focus on the use of non-opioid pain
therapies to treat a variety of pain conditions in a personalized environment
that allows for optimal comprehensive care. Our multidisciplinary team includes
specialist in the following areas: orofacial pain, pain management, clinical
psychology, acupuncture, and physical therapy.
The Duke Innovative Pain Therapies clinic is looking for a NC Dental Assistant
(DA II) for our clinic in Brier Creek to work with our certified Orofacial Pain
specialist and providers in our multi-specialty pain management practice.
Preference will be given to candidates who are already certified by DANB and
certification will be required within one year of hire date. The DA II will be
working with all the providers in our multidisciplinary practice.
The DA II may perform any of the duties as outlined by the NC Dental Board.
Those functions are allowable under the DAII job classification with direct
control and supervision by a licensed dentist. A DA II may perform all duties
designated to a DA I under the same level of supervision.
1. Assist in the treatment of patients to include seating patients, providing
dentist/physicians/providers with instruments and equipment, chart examination
and treatment results on patient’s record.
2. Clean and sterilize instruments utilizing autoclave, assemble instruments,
supplies and equipment required for specific procedures.
3. Perform routine maintenance on instruments and equipment (autoclave, Cone
Beam CT machine, portable x-ray machine)
4. Preparing and taking alginate impressions, pouring casts from impressions,
preparing cast for shipping (trimming, lab prescription), follow up delivery of
devices for patient appointment.
5. Perform patient Cone Beam CT scans, prepare and send images to oral
radiologist for reading and reporting, process report results for provider to
communicate to patient.
6. Perform patient intake reviewing medical history, taking vital signs,
medication reconciliation, confirming purpose of visit and learning assessments.
7. Participate in daily huddles with providers and clinical team.
8. Prepping clinics, obtaining test results, updating charts, verifying
insurance and authorizations with front desk staff, coordinating referrals and
9. Prepare, gather clinic notes, and obtain consent forms and instructions as
per medical providers’ request, label patient documents and scan into Maestro.
10. Return patient phone calls/messages and check in baskets daily.
11. Clean clinic exam rooms per practice protocol, proper disposal of sharps
containers and biohazard waste.
12. Keep supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; restocking of
13. Perform checks/maintain clinic logs (for equipment/supplies, refrigerators,
running controls, autoclave).
14. Assist with onboarding of new staff.
15. Perform other related duties incidental to work described herein.
To be classified as a Dental Assistant II, an assistant shall meet one of the
(1) Completion of:
a. An ADA-accredited dental assisting program and current certification in CPR;
b. One academic year or longer in an ADA-accredited dental hygiene program, and
current certification in CPR; or
(2) Completion of Dental Assistant certification examination(s) administered by
the Dental Assisting National Board and current certification in CPR; or
(3) Completion of:
a. A 3-hour course in sterilization and infection control;
b. A 3-hour course in dental office emergencies; and
c. Current certification in CPR
d. After completing Sub-Items (3)b., c. and d. of this Rule, dental assistants
may be trained in any dental delivery setting and allowed to perform the
functions of a Dental Assistant II under the direct control and supervision of a
licensed dentist, expect as listed in Sub-Item (3)e. of this Rule.
e. Dental assistants may take radiographs after completing radiology training
consistent with G.S. 90-29(c)(12).
f. Full-time employment and experience as a chairside assistant for two years
(3,000 hours) of the preceding five, during which period the assistant may be
trained in any dental delivery setting and allowed to perform the functions of a
Dental Assistant II under the direct control and supervision of a licensed
A certified dental assistant [(one who successfully completes the DANB exam (see
(3) above)] or an assistant who completes an ADA-accredited dental assisting or
dental hygiene program may take radiographs without further examination. All
others, including those who move to North Carolina from out-or-state, must
successfully pass an equivalency exam. This exam may be challenged after
completing “seven hours of instruction in the production and use of dental
x-rays and an education program of not less than seven hours in clinical dental
radiology.” You must be able to prove that you have the minimal amount of
training to be eligible to take the radiology equivalency exam, or you may take
a course prior to taking the exam. Any Board approved radiography course is
acceptable and any approved course’s final examination is recognized as the
To qualify to monitor patients under nitrous oxide, a DA II must:
(1) Successfully complete a North Carolina Board-approved seven-hour course in
nitrous oxide-oxygen conscious sedation.
Must be able to work under time pressures in a busy clinic/office environment.
Must be present on site for 8 hour shifts during standard business hours.
Must participate in group activities requiring interpersonal skills and
Must work as late person when scheduled or according to business needs
Must be able to react quickly and immediately respond to emergencies.
Must travel between locations on needed basis.
Must be able to handle multiple assignments, conflicting demands and priorities.
Must maintain attention to detail over extended period of time.
Must be continually aware of variations in changing situations.
Must be able to move throughout office environment throughout day.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
Must be able to push/pull 50 lbs.
Must be able to carry 50 lbs.
Must be able to reach for objects by extending arms.
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to
providing employment opportunity without regard to an individuals age, color,
disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information,
national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,
creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange
of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives,
backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is
essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the
contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard.
All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke
University Health System may include essential job functions that require
specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision
for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring
Dental Asst 1- Requires educational background generally acquired through a high
school education and one year dentistry related experience OR completion of
approved dental assistant course. Dental Asst II- Meet requirements of a DA 1
and one of the following criteria: 1) Completion of an ADA-accredited dental
assisting program 2) Completion of one academic year or longer in an ADA-
accredited dental hygiene program 3) Completion of full-time
employment/experience as a chairside assistant for two years (3,000 hrs) of the
preceding five; a 3-hour course in sterilization and infection control; a 3-hour
course in dental office emergencies; radiology training consistent with GS 90-29
(s)(12); OR 4) Completion of the certification exam administered by the DANB.
As noted above.