Dental Assistant Job Posting

DA
  Wednesday, 27 February 2019

Dental Assistant in San AntonioSan Antonio, Texas 78244

  Wednesday, 27 February 2019
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: Pediatric
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: Pediatric
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

Description

A dynamic and bubbly Dental Assistant with a minimum 2 years of experience. Posses basic knowledge in dental hygiene and treatment. An empathetic person with good communication skills, and outgoing personality. Also looking for a PT Assistant (with goals of being FT in the near future) for our office in Bulverde, TX Responsibilities: -assisting the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures -taking and developing dental radiographs (x-rays) -asking about the patients medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse -serving as an infection control officer, developing infection control protocol and preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment -helping patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration -teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health; (e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling) -taking impressions of patients teeth for study casts (models of teeth) -performing office management tasks that often require the use of a personal computer -communicating with patients and suppliers (e.g., scheduling appointments,answering the telephone, billing and ordering supplies) -charting and inputting information into the notes -any other duties assigned Preferred qualifications: -Proficient in Spanish -Eaglesoft Software knowledge