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Prosthodontic Dental Assistant Job in Ocoee, FL (191546)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 191546 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:10/07/2017
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:Prosthodontic
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur
Location: Ocoee, FL 34761
 
Description
Do you want to work in a positive, enjoyable atmosphere? If so, we are the practice for you! We have a fun team, with the latest technology and a sincere dedicated dentist. Specialty office focused on exceptional customer care and quality, in west Orlando (Ocoee) area seeking an additional full-time, motivated, energetic and experienced Certified Dental Assistant to join our team. We value and appreciate all of our staff because our success wouldn't be possible without each one of them. Join our practice that has been voted "Best Dentist" in the Orlando Magazine 9 years in a row. Position Summary: Dental assistant to work under the Prosthodontist’s supervision to prepare for restorative dental procedures, and to help the dentist during these procedures by setting up the room, passing instruments, suctioning, and generally anticipating the dentist’s needs. Some Other responsibilities may include sophisticated functions such as removing sutures, processing x-rays, making temporaries and taking the oral impressions that are used to fit crowns. Responsibilities: • Work with the direct supervision of the Prosthodontist • Perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties, including but not limited to providing chair-side assistance while dentist examines and treats patients. • Ensure patients are as comfortable as possible in the dental chair, prepare them for treatment, and obtain their dental records. • Generally anticipating to hand instruments and materials to dentist and keep patients’ mouths dry and clear by using suction or other devices. • Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment, prepare trays of instruments for dental procedures, and instruct patients on postoperative and general oral health care. • taking full mouth series of radiographs, panoramic radiographs, and CBCT scans. • Setting up and cleaning up rooms using proper disinfection and sterilization techniques • Prepare materials for impressions and restorations • Pouring impressions (including boxing and pouring), trimming casts (models) and maintaining the laboratory clean and organized • When needed, support and assist the hygienist, including but not limited to cleaning trays, room setups and cleanups. • Support the radiographic needs for other specialty offices • Must be able to take good notes and enter them into our paperless dental software Experience: • Certified as a Dental Assistant by the A.D.A. • Four years of Dental Assistant experience • Dental implant experience, desired • Must be reliable, work well with others, be a team player and have good manual skills. • Must be current in all certifications • Expanded duties is a plus • Bilingual is a plus (Spanish/Portuguese) Benefits of joining Smiles of Orlando • Competitive compensation and benefits package (In-house Dental plan, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, xxxK benefits, Uniform allowance and paid continuing education) • Four day work week; Monday-Thursday(8-5:30pm schedule) with monthly Friday office meetings • Work in a professional environment where the focus is on patient care