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Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job in Austin, TX 78741
(Job ID: 333141)

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Location

Austin, TX 78741

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

May 18, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

JOB ID / STATUS

#333141 ACTIVE

Description

Overview River Rock Dental has an opening for an Orthodontic Dental Assistant. All of our staff members are provided training to make the transition to your new professional home a successful and rewarding one. We offer a compensation package that includes health insurance plans, a competitive bonus structure, PTO and 401k. Responsibilities •Assists the orthodontist with all registered dental assisting duties, including orthodontic procedures •Communicates with the patients (parents/guardians), orthodontist and other team members effectively •Prepares all orthodontic treatment rooms in advance of orthodontic patient •Restocks all orthodontic treatment rooms and other clinical support areas •Keeps the patient schedule on time by being aware of the daily schedule, working efficiently and as a member of a cohesive team •Takes x-rays and photographs as prescribed •Records treatment rendered •Instructs patients in oral hygiene •Sterilizes instruments and equipment after each patient appointment •Maintains cleanliness of treatment rooms and sterilization area •Is organized, motivated, committed and self-directed •Demonstrates ability to use assigned computer software and other equipment •Completes annual education and/or licensing requirements, if applicable •Maintains dependable job attendance •Performs other duties as assigned Qualifications •Prior dental assisting experience highly preferred (1-2 yrs.) •In depth knowledge of all orthodontics dental assistant duties preferred •1 year of previous experience assisting in an orthodontic setting preferred •Bilingual (Spanish) is preferred •All required certifications for dental assisting PI136994273