Orthodontic Registered Dental Assistant
Our Dental Practice is looking for a Part-time Registered Dental Assistant with
Orthodontic dental experience to work 2 days a week at our new state-of-the-art
facility and join our professional team. We are a growing Pediatric, Family and
Orthodontic dental practice located in Houston, TX.
The Orthodontic Registered Dental Assistant assists the dentist orthodontist
chair side during treatment procedures, performing all assisting duties permitted
by law. The Ortho dental assistant is the liaison between the dentist
orthodontist and the patient, and maintains communication among them and the
front office staff to ensure that every patient receives the best dental care and
The part time job position requires an active, motivated, talented, friendly, and
team-oriented individual, who has excellent professional and personal skills.
Greets patients, and prepare them at the operatory for orthodontic treatment.
Sets up and break down operatory
Sterilizes instrument and equipment and prepares instrument trays for procedure
Chair side assists the dentist orthodontist
Must anticipate his/her needs and be prepared for next steps
Maintain proper patient treatment records
Ability to take blood pressure
Take impressions for study models or temporary oral devices, and X rays.
Educate patients on appropriate oral hygiene strategies and post-treatments care
to maintain oral health.
Stocks equipment, organize instruments, and stocks operatory
Follow OSHA, HIPAA and company safety policies and procedures.
Ability to build a good rapport with staff and patients.
Current Texas RDA License High school or GED equivalent Preferred
1 - 2 years experience of Ortho Chair side assistance
Current X-Ray License and CPR certification
Bilingual (English-Spanish) is preferred
Knowledge of OSHA and safety compliance
Basic computer skills and Knowledge of EagleSoft software.
Working knowledge of dental equipment
We offer competitive compensation, and the solid support of an established dental
practice considered unique for its leadership and caring for its patients and
employees. Salary will depend upon experience and working interview.
Thanks for your interest in applying for this position.