Expanded Function Dental Assistant:
We are a busy specialty practice looking for expanded assistants with the
confidence to assist in specialty dentistry.
Our Specialty Dental Assistant supports the clinical treatment care of our
specialty patients in Orthodontics, Oral Surgery, Pediatric Dentistry, and
Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and
Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and
Provides information to patients and employees by answering questions and requests.
Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment
area; positioning instruments for dentist's access; suctioning; passing
Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and
in the patient's mouth.
Provides diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies;
pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts.
Maintains patient appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary
restorations; cleaning and polishing removable appliances.
Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining cpr
certification, emergency drug and oxygen supply, and emergency telephone directory.
Educates patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative
Documents dental care services by charting in patient records.
Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information
Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules,
Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and
Ensures operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance
requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions;
calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment
Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level;
anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying
receipt of supplies.
Conserves dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops;
reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating
in professional societies.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
To pursue a career in our establishment you must possess compassion in the work you
provide. We are looking for dental professionals excited to participate in the
lives of their patients and the team members they work with.
If you feel this is you. We look forward to speaking with you!!
Job Type: Full-time