Dental Assistant Job Posting

DA
  Wednesday, 6 February 2019

Dental Assistant in TampaTampa, Florida 34711

  Wednesday, 6 February 2019
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

Description

Growing dental practice seeking an experienced Lead Dental Assistant . Applicants must have 2+ years of dental assisting . Duties will mostly consist of preparing the patient for the dental examination, assisting the dentist during dental procedures, and doing front-office work. Front-office job duties might include helping patients schedule appointments and working with equipment suppliers to handle deliveries. Dentrix and Dexis experience is a plus. Competitive salary, benefits, and lucrative bonus system is also included.  Responsibilities: • Sterilizing dental instruments and equipment for each patient • Organizing and laying out instruments for dentists use • Handing instruments and other materials to dentist during procedures • Taking x-rays of patients teeth • Taking impressions of patients teeth for casts • Using suction and swabs to keep patients mouths clear and dry during procedures • Applying topical anesthetic to patients mouths • Removing stitches • Make temporary crowns • Obtaining patients dental records • Questioning patients about their medical history and recording information for dentists reference • Advising patients on dental care • Making patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment • Scheduling appointments, maintaining records, sending bills, answering phones, ordering supplies and other office tasks