Southern Surgical Arts invites you to become an integral part of our successful team. We provide the highest-quality oral surgery care in the Tyler and Palestine Areas. Our focus on exceptional patient care creates an environment which is extremely rewarding for high performing team members. This position is located in our Palestine Office, with traveling to our Tyler location as well.
This is a rare opportunity in a highly desirable, top-tier practice.
Responsibilities and Duties
Were growing and looking for exceptional people to join our team and need a Registered Dental Assistant to support the Southern Surgical Arts team by providing excellent pre-operative, intra-operative and post-operative patient care. We are looking for team members who are highly motivated and looking to work in a fast paced and high volume facility. You will be an integral part of the team with a wide range of responsibilities and opportunities for learning and growth.
Qualifications and Skills
The most important requirement of this position is the capability to genuinely serve our patients on every level, including the ability to enhance patient satisfaction and increase office efficiency. You must be able to positively impact patients, coworkers, referring offices and the practice as a whole.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include:
Assisting Doctor in surgeries, seating patients, and taking vitals. Maintaining competency for anesthesia monitoring. Completing consent forms and treatment plans. Documenting and maintaining records/charting within standards. Giving pre and post-operative instructions obtaining medical clearances. Maintaining lab and adhering to OSHA and Regulatory guidelines. Provide radiation protection to all patients in accordance with TSBDE and TDH guidelines and requirements. Produce radiographic images that consistently display proper exposure techniques and correct anatomical positioning values. Preparing and maintaining clinical equipment and instrument Maintain good rapport and cooperative relationships. Approach conflict in a constructive manner. Identify problems, offer solutions, and participate in their resolution. Maintain the confidentiality of information acquired pertaining to patients, doctors, employees and visitors. Discuss patient, clinic and hospital information only among appropriate personnel in appropriately private places. Providing an excellent patient experience as well as other duties as assigned. RDA and BLS a MUST. DAANCE Certification and WinOMS experience preferred.
This is a highly sought-after position with an exclusive and respected practice. The SSA team works in an environment which demands exceptional performance and reaps great rewards, whether its career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive working environment.
Southern Surgical Arts is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a progressive and employee-friendly work environment with a comprehensive benefit package including:
• Highly competitive salary
• Medical insurance
• Dental insurance
• 401(k) Retirement Plan
• PTO (paid time off)
• Paid holidays
• Continued education and training
No phone calls, please, as we are busy taking care of patients, our first priority. (Phone callers will be disqualified; but please feel free to email. Visit our website at ssatyler.com.)
Job Type: Full-time