Are you motivated, eager to make an impact and a team player?
ClearChoice Downers Grove is looking for the perfect fit to add to our highly
The prosthodontist dental assistant works under a dentists supervision to
prepare equipment that will be used in dentistry procedures, to ready patients
for these procedures, and to help the dentist during these procedures by passing
instruments, holding the suction catheter in place, and generally anticipating
the dentists' needs. Some Other responsibilities may include sophisticated
functions such as removing sutures, processing x-rays and taking the oral
impressions that are used to fit crowns.
Work under the direct supervision of the Prosthodontist to perform a variety of
patient care, office, and laboratory duties, including but not limited to
providing chair-side assistance while dentists examine and treat patients.
Ensure patients are as comfortable as possible in the dental chair, prepare them
for treatment, and obtain their dental records.
Hand instruments and materials to dentists and keep patient's mouths dry and
clear by using suction or other devices.
Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment, prepare trays of instruments
for dental procedures, and instruct patients on postoperative and general oral
Prepare materials for impressions and restorations, take dental x rays, and
process x-ray film as directed by a dentist.
Handle other radiological equipment and assist patients with these procedures as
directed by a dentist.
Certified as a Dental Assistant by the A.D.A.
1 to 3 years of Dental Assistant experience
Dental implant experience is a plus
Must be reliable, work well with others in a fast paced environment, and have
good manual dexterity.
Benefits of joining ClearChoice:
Competitive compensation and benefits package
Four day work week
Work in a professional environment where the focus is on patient care
Job Type: Full-time