Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job Posting

Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job in Houston, TX (210681)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 210681 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:04/12/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:Orthodontic
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:None Specified
Location: Houston, TX 77018
 
Description
Traveling Orthodontic Registered Dental Assistant BLVD Dentistry & Orthodontics has an opening for a Traveling Orthodontic Dental Assistant. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen! All of our staff members are provided training to make the transition to your new professional home. • Communicates with the patients (parents/guardians), orthodontist and other team members effectively • Prepares all orthodontic treatment rooms in advance of orthodontic patient • Handles hazardous chemicals in a safe manner • Restocks all orthodontic treatment rooms and other clinical support areas • Performs periodic inventory of all orthodontic supplies • Responsible for traveling crate of orthodontic supplies between multiple locations • Welcomes patients to treatment rooms in a timely fashion • Keeps the patient schedule on time by being aware of the daily schedule, working efficiently and as a member of a cohesive team • Takes x-rays as prescribed • Assists the orthodontist with all registered dental assisting duties, including orthodontic procedures • Records treatment rendered • Instructs patients in oral hygiene • Escorts patient to the business area for follow-up and scheduling • May be called upon to schedule next appointment • Sterilizes instruments and equipment after each patient appointment • Maintains cleanliness of treatment rooms and sterilization area • Can accept constructive criticism • Proficient in using conflict resolution and problem-solving techniques in managing interpersonal conflict and patient complaints Is organized, motivated, committed and self-directed • Demonstrates ability to use assigned computer software and other equipment • Completes annual education and/or licensing requirements, if applicable • Maintains dependable job attendance • Adheres to all safety and infection control rules • Uses appropriate safety equipment. • Complies with HIPAA and maintains confidential information • Performs other duties as assigned • In depth knowledge of all orthodontics dental assistant duties • 1 year of previous experience assisting in an orthodontic setting • All required certifications for dental assisting • Ability to travel to multiple locations within a territory to provide orthodontic dental assisting services is required • May be required to work some Saturdays as needed * Must be willing to travel to our BLVD locations : Galleria xxxx6, Heights xxxx7, Oak Forest xxxx8, and Rice Village xxxx5 PIxxxxxxxx6