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Dental Assistant Job in Murfreesboro, TN 37128
(Job ID: 356155)

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Location

Murfreesboro, TN 37128

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Nov 15, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

JOB ID / STATUS

#356155 ACTIVE

Description

Duties: • Responsible for providing routine assistance. This includes but is not limited: • assisting the dentist during treatment procedures • ensuring patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment • reviewing and updating our patient’s medical history, obtaining signatures to necessary consent forms, and recording patient’s blood pressure prior to treatment. • taking and developing dental radiographs • preparing and sterilizing instruments, materials and equipment • providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures • teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health • taking impressions of patients teeth for study casts (models of teeth) • maintaining inventory supplies and completing purchase order forms • sustaining inventory within operatories • complete and present treatment plans as well as work with patients on billing and payment process • document records of dental treatments performed Secondary Duties: • Assist with performing general office management tasks • Communicating with patients and suppliers (ex., scheduling appointments, billing and ordering supplies) • When patients are not scheduled, this position will be required to assist the team with any other responsibilities that need to be completed. This includes being able to complete all front office tasks as well as assisting the doctor when needed. Cross trains to provide back-up support as needed within the front office, when necessary.