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Dental Assistant Job in Houston, TX 77008
(Job ID: 333847)

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Location

Houston, TX 77008

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Jun 19, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

JOB ID / STATUS

#333847 ACTIVE

Description

Our private practice is looking for a another positive, well organized, responsible, highly motivated Dental Assistant to add to our team. Candidate must have good interpersonal skills and the ability to multitask. 2 year experience required Job Description: This position requires assisting the doctor with general dentistry procedures, maintaining a clean facility and inventory, providing excellent customer service, and assisting in community outreach. 2 years of experience required. General Duties: - Assist the dentist at the dental chair while they are engaged in any treatment of patients (4 handed dentistry) - Maintain proper patient health history and treatment records using Open Dental - Properly and efficiently set up the treatment room in time for a patients appointment - Take blood pressure - Take diagnostic radiographs to help aid the dentist in diagnosing dental treatment - Give pre and post operative instructions - Proficiency with PC computers in relation to office tasks - Coronal polishing certificate or eligible to get certification - Follow through with customer inquiries, requests, and complaints - Stocks supplies in operatories, restrooms, resupply area, lab, breakroom, etc. - Assist in monitoring and resupplying the inventory and supplies - Sterilization of instruments - Assist in general maintenance and cleanliness of the office - Promptly inform supervisor of broken or malfunctioning equipment - Assist both front and back office team members where needed - Ability to build good rapport with patients and staff - Assist in outreach and marketing efforts both at the practice and off-site - Assist with answering phones and schedule patients for their next appointments - Strong written and oral communication skills - Nitrous monitoring certification is recommended