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Oct 17, 2021
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We are a general dental practice established in the heart of Falls Church, looking for a dynamic and talented Dental Assistant to join our team Full-time. The right candidate will be self-motivated, knowledgeable, and dedicated. The Dental Assistant is a critical component within our restorative team. We are committed to providing comprehensive oral health care to our patients. The office offers advanced technology and a small, close-knit group of team-oriented professionals. Must be available Monday through Thursday, the hours are 7 am -6 pm. Key Responsibilities: • Welcome and prepare patients for treatment ensuring their comfort • Select and set up instruments, equipment and material needed • Sterilize instruments according to regulations • Assist the dentist through 4-handed dentistry • Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions • Keep the dental room clean and well-stocked with adequate inventory available • Maintain accurate patient records Requirements: • Proven experience as a dental assistant any additional certification or training is an asset (e.g. DANB) • Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods • Must be able to take impressions/scans and follow through with lab tasks • Understanding of health and safety regulations • Good computer skills knowledgeable in Dentrix and Dexis • Excellent communication and people skills • Attention to detail • Well-organized and reliable Compensation is based on training and skills. Benefits include 50% medical, paid time off and 401K.