Pediatric Dental Assistant Job Posting

All Job Postings > Texas > Houston TX > Dental Assistant > Pediatric Dental Assistant Job (ID: 407007)
DentalPost logo

Pediatric Dental Assistant Job in Cypress, TX 77433
(Job ID: 407007)



Cypress, TX 77433



May 21, 2023




Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri


#407007 ACTIVE


Pediatric Smiles of Cypress/Pediatric Smiles of Cypress


We are looking for a competent expanded function pediatric dental assistant who will make the practice more efficient and pleasant for our patients and parents. The ideal candidate will ensure excellent customer service and lift administrative and basic dental tasks off the dentistand#39;s shoulders. Dental assistants should be well-organized, with great attention to detail. You should be able to follow instructions, anticipate the doctorand#39;s needs and respect dental office regulations. We want someone who is skilled in providing direct or indirect patient care and able to make office procedures as smooth as possible. Responsibilities: -Welcome patients and parents into the dental office -Prepare patients and parents for treatment or checkups ensuring their comfort -Select and setup instruments, equipment and material needed -Sterilize instruments according to OSHA regulations -Assist the dentist through 4-handed dentistry -Nitrous oxide monitoring certification is required 30 days after hiring -Sealant and coronal polishing -Undertake lab tasks as instructed -Assist with ordering and inventory of supplies -Provide oral hygiene and post-op care instructions -Keep the dental rooms clean and well stocked -Schedule appointments -Maintain accurate patient records and assist with payment procedures -Answer phones -Assist with marketing events-ample notice will be given Skills -Proven experience as a pediatric dental assistant -Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods -Understanding of health and safety regulations -Ability to perform regulated non-surgical tasks like coronal polishing is a PLUS -Good computer skills -Excellent communication and people skills -Fluent in the English language in both spoken and written forms, including industry terminology for the purpose of conversing with patients, coworkers, charting, etc. -Attention to detail -Well organized and reliable -High School diploma; graduating from dental assistant school is preferred -Additional certification or training (EFDA) is preferred

Create your free account with DentalPost to apply.

Register & Apply