Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job Posting

Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job in Rockwall, TX (231010)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 231010 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:10/11/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:Orthodontic
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri
Location: Rockwall, TX 75087
 
Description
Registered Dental Assistant REQUIREMENTS: -must have at least 1 year experience in assisting in orthodontic field -must be familiar with charting all orthodontic procedures -must be able to effectively take orthodontic quality alginate impressions (full buccal rolls and deep extensions without voids) -must be familiar with all orthodontic procedures, stages in treatment, and orthodontic terminology -must be capable of neatly pouring up impressions free of bubbles and without excess overhang -must have an eye for details (to the millimeter) -must have good hand-eye coordination -must have excellent time management skills -prefer prior experience with Dolphin management software Job Duties include but are not limited to: -Preparing and setting up for the appointments for the day in advance -Seating patients on time after they are checked in -Assisting the doctor in all orthodontic procedures (independently changing/tying wires, fitting bands, etc.) -Fully charting all information from each appointment -Sterilizing instruments throughout the day -Taking x-rays and pictures for new patient exam -Pouring up impressions in stone with bases for study models and for lab appliances -Trimming bases of study models to ABO standard -Making Essix retainers -Cleaning up and turning over chair in between patients. -Keeping track of inventory (ordering, managing shipments) -Answering the phone as needed