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Pediatric Dental Assistant Job in Tampa, FL 33612
(Job ID: 339471)

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Location

Tampa, FL 33612

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Aug 01, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur

JOB ID / STATUS

#339471 ACTIVE

Description

Were looking to add a new member to our Dental Team. Applicant must have a great personality, work well with children, be energetic, motivated, goal oriented and able to learn and retain training quickly. A Cross-trained dental assistant is preferred. Major Responsibilities as a dental assistant are -Assisting the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures. -Taking dental radio-graphs (x-rays) and intra-oral photos. -Asking about the patients medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse. -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 (filling). -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). -Helping to provide direct patient care in all dental specialties, including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, operative and sedation.. -Expanded functions certification required Requirements -Comfort handling both happy and unhappy patients -Excellent verbal and written communication skills. -Strong attention to detail and follow-through. -MUST BE Punctual and dependable. -AT LEAST 1 Year of experience