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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 239639 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:01/09/2019
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat
Location: Sulphur Springs, TX 75482
 
Description
Job Description Dentist owned and operated since xxxx, Broadway Smiles is dedicated to creating a world of happy, healthy smiles. We believe every person deserves access to quality, affordable dental care -- and this mission drives everything we do. We are looking for a Dental Assistant who are certified in Sealant and Prophylaxis or has a minimum 2 years experience. We are willing to assist the right candidate for the certification. Roles and Responsibilities: The Dental Assistant provides support to the office and is responsible for assisting the professional dental staff with treatment. • Deliver quality and compassionate care to every patient • Guide parents and patients through Broadway Smiles process before treatment • Educate patients in oral hygiene instruction and provide postoperative instructions • Prepare patient for examination and treatment • Take x-rays and save to patient charts • Responsible for the operational readiness of the operatory rooms • Prepare tray set-ups for dental procedures • Mix cement, pulp paste and prepare impression materials • Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment • Clean chairs and rooms • Assist professional dental staff with treatment • Document patient information, treatment plans, and procedures in patient chart • Assist with suctioning during procedures • Pour, trim and polish impression casts • Responsible for adhering to all government regulations and office standards Additional Responsibilities may include: • Give back to the community -- participate in local events including school screenings, presentations and any opportunity to promote a positive image of Broadway Smiles • Assist with other office duties as needed REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Education, Training and/or Experience: Graduation from a senior high school or GED equivalent. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Personal Characteristics: • Love working with kids (they make up 80% or more of our patient base) • Compassion and high level of service for our patients, parents and staff • Dependable, reliable to be at work when scheduled • Able to organize work, engage in a variety of tasks simultaneously and consistently meet deadlines • Professional manner and appearance at all times • Computer skills: Computer literate • Bi-Lingual a Plus Certifications, Licenses, Registrations: X-ray certification, Certified dental assistant credentials with Texas Registration Sealant and Prophylactic certifications N2O Certification If you have 2+ years of experience, we can assist you with the certification.