Dental Assistant Job Posting

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  Friday, 1 February 2019

Dental Assistant in NapervilleNaperville, Illinois 60564

  Friday, 1 February 2019
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: Orthodontic
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: Orthodontic
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun

Description

Dental Roots in Naperville is located at 104th Street and Plainfield-Naperville Road. Our dental office is a full-service practice, treating patients in both general dentistry and orthodontics. This practices thrives on patients of all ages and the referrals of their patients. Inside the doors, you will find a sleek, clean and beautiful office complete with a top-notch staff that loves their patients. This is a great role for enthusiastic Dental Assistants who wants variety in their work schedule for General Dentistry and Ortho! We are pleased to offer the latest in general and cosmetic dentistry, as well as orthodontics, periodontics and preventative dental care. Our doctors are proud to serve Illinois with convenient access to modern dentistry for residents around the state. Provide a high level of patient service and excellent chairside manner Assist and take direction from the doctor during treatment procedures while anticipating doctor and patient needs Take diagnostic digital radiographs Verify, communicate, and document patient medical and dental histories and updates Log and save appropriate patient data and doctor notes during exams and treatment procedures Perform with efficiency and accuracy in procedures to maintain timeliness and proper patient flow in doctor’s schedule Prepare treatment rooms with supplies and instruments needed for scheduled dental procedures Proper sterilization of instruments and patient operatories Knowledge and understanding of dental terminology sufficient to perform the job successfully Maintain the dental supply inventory and place orders as assigned by the Office manager Make preliminary impressions, fabricate custom impression trays, and pour trim and polish study casts Track and communicate incoming and outgoing lab cases with front office team to ensure proper patient appointments Assist hygienists when necessary Participate as a contributing member of the office staff team to achieve patient satisfaction and office production goals. Partner with front and back office team members to support patient flow Resolve patient questions and concerns or escalate to the Office Manager in a timely manner Ask feedback on the patient experience in the form of participation in reviews, survey response, and referrals High school diploma or GED Current CPR/AED certification A minimum of 2 years experience as a dental assistant 1+year of Ortho chairside assisting an Orthodontist Strong customer service and communication skills Maintain annual OSHA, HIPAA, and Infection Control training as required by law Outstanding customer service skills and positive attitude and demeanor Professionalism in relation to job duties and appearance Strong organizational skills, ability to multitask, and work in a fast paced environment Ability to travel to our Winfield office 1x week.