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Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job in Houston, TX (214967)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 214967 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:05/21/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:Orthodontic
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Wed, Thur
Location: Houston, TX 77079
 
Description
Orthodontic Assistant Jennings Orthodontics You can also apply on our website www.DrJenningsOrtho.com/career To assist orthodontist with placing and removing arch-wires, placement of braces, 3D scans for Invisalign, taking quality pictures for records, and taking impressions. To deliver the highest level of “Wow” to every patient and exceed their expectations. Outcomes to Accomplish as an Orthodontic Assistant 1. Braces adjustment appointments - must be able to remove and replace archwires after adjustment in timely manner - must be able to understand and follow directions for individual adjustments 2. 3D impression scanning (Invisalign & appliances) and records taking - must be able to take full arch 3D scans in less than 6 minutes after training period - enter appliance or Invisalign prescriptions onto website - taking intra- and extra-oral pictures and excellent impression skills for retainers - taking digital diagnostic x-rays 3. Updating parents and patients on treatment - after each appointment, assistant should walk patient to waiting room to update parents on what was done that day and answer basic questions. Discussing treatment plans etc is not expected of assistant. 4. Delivering highest level of customer service - must be on their “A-game” each day to exceed patient’s expectations (high energy, well rested & focused) 5. Dependable - must be counted on to be at work each day. This includes times when you are tired or feel under the weather. The rest of the team depends on you to help us run as a well oiled machine. JENNINGS ORTHODONTICS CORE VALUES 1. Positive attitude We will commit to staying positive, being enthusiastic, and improving our culture. Your attitude defines whether you’ll have a good day or not and others will feed off this whether positive or negative. 2. Integrity We will deliver on our word to ourselves, to our team, and to our patients. “You can count on me!” 3. Excellence We will pride ourselves in excellence in every step, big or small, by delivering “Wow” and creating a personalized experience for every patient. 4. Responsibility We will take ownership for our actions without blaming others. We won’t use words like “try, can’t or because”. We will be able to give and receive constructive feedback without making things personal. 5. Loyalty We will commit to building trust, loyalty, and respect between team members. If there is a concern, you will discuss with team member in person and not behind their back. 6. Growth We will commit to grow personally and as a team. We will commit to an environment of change which requires constant improvement, staying focused, and expanding knowledge.