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Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job in Vinings, GA (208573)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 208573 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:03/26/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:Orthodontic
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri, Sat
Location: Vinings, GA 30339
 
Description
A Smile 4U is currently seeking a qualified, energetic, and compassionate Orthodontic Assistant & Ortho Treatment Coordinator who want to make a difference in the lives of their patients. We have an exciting opportunity in our metro GA location. As an Orthodontic Assistant/Treatment Coordinator, you will be responsible for, and not limited to, the following: -MINIMUM OF 6 MONTHS EXPERIENCE IN ORTHODONTICS -Greet and seat patients in a friendly manner. -Assist the orthodontist chair-side -Assist with ordering monthly supply; staying within the allotted budget -Discuss any diagnosed treatment & assess same-day treatment/conversion. -Discuss payment arrangements & options with patient; including Care Credit. -Responsible for verifying correct paperwork is completed & saved into patient’s chart; treatment plan signed, consent forms completed, etc. -Collect and post payments and record receipts. -Follow up on any uncompleted consults/treatment plans; call off reports. -Excellent communication skills, poise, professional appearance, and a special ability to “get a kick” out of having patients accept treatment without being pushy. -Organized, systematic, and with good follow-through. -Knowledge of dental insurance, to help patients use and understand their benefits. -Self-confidence to be able to ask a patient to complete needed treatment plans with eye-to-eye contact -Offer patients and ask for the patient to commit to a payment arrangement, if needed. Offer -Ability to think on his or her feet, on the fly, and with little preparation. -Patient centric attitude/ customer service focused -Comfortable with dental software and paperless charting -Upbeat and positive attitude; an outgoing personality is a MUST to succeed in this position -Well spoken/ great communication and listening skills -Ability to handle multiple, simultaneous tasks -Friendly demeanor/ team player required -Ability to adapt to different needs and techniques -Works well under pressure and strives to advance -Adherence to policies and procedures -Leadership skills -Passionate about dentistry and making a positive impact on the community Salary & benefits are based on experience. Must be willing to travel between A Smile 4U Georgia locations - as needed. 2 Saturdays a month possible, typically only one.