Dental Assistant Job Posting

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  Thursday, 7 February 2019

Dental Assistant in CarrolltonCarrollton, Texas 75006

  Thursday, 7 February 2019
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur

Description

Private practice in Carrollton seeking an enthusiastic, RELIABLE and polished Registered Dental Assistant. Mon-Thurs, ONLY ONE Friday and ONE Saturday per month. Looking for an individual with strong work ethic. Must have at least 3 years experience. Our practice offers general, periodontal, oral surgery, endodontic and implant services to our wonderful patients. We have a FANTASTIC dentist and team focused on high quality patient care! Responsibilities include: * Prepare patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient. * Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols * Setup and breakdown treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols. * Provide diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies; pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts. * Provide instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentists access; suctioning; passing instruments. * Educate patients by giving oral hygiene and post-operative instructions. * Document dental care services by charting in patient records. * Maintain patient confidence and protect operations by keeping information confidential. * Fabricate temporary restorations * Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. * Ensure operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturers instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques. * Maintain dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies. * Conserve dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish treatment results. * Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies. Requirements: Minimum 3 years experience Must be proficient with Dentrix Bilingual (English/Spanish) Great chair side manners Surgical skills Team player Benefits: *Competitive compensation *Paid holidays/vacation *Company paid uniforms *Paid CE courses