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Job Id/Status: 214607 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:05/15/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
Location: Tampa, FL 33611
CERTIFIED DENTAL ASSISTANT/ REGISTERED EXPANDED FUNCTIONS DENTAL ASSISTANT Brand new South Tampa private dental practice looking for an energetic CDA/EFDA dental assistant with a passion for patient care and who will treat our patients like family. Looking for at least 2+ yrs experience and must be able to communicate effectively with team and patients. Our office uses Dentrix, so prior experience is a PLUS, but training will be provided. DUTIES & RESPONSBILITIES: - Make patients comfortable and prepare them for treatment. - Record, obtain, and review dental history and/or records from patient. - Prepare treatment rooms, tray setups for dental procedures. - Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment. - Make preliminary impressions (pours, trims and polishes study cast, and fabricates temporary restorations). - Assist the dentist during examinations and treatment procedures. - Digital radiography, intraoral photography as directed by the dentist. - Instruct patients on post-operative and general oral health care as directed by the dentist. - Actively participate, as a contributing member of the office staff team, to achieve patient satisfaction and office production goals. - Comply with office policies and procedures, safety, OSHA and MSDS guidelines. - Perform other duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS: - Working knowledge of approved dental assistant functions. - At least 1 year of previous dental experience. - EFDA Certificate, X-Ray license and CPR license from the state of Florida - Strong communication and customer service skills. COMPENSATION: Based on experience. Opportunity for year-end bonus based on company’s attainment of goals. BENEFITS: In house dental care provided with future potential for medical insurance stipend