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Surgical Dental Assistant Job in Eatonton, Georgia

(Job ID: 503325)

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Eatonton, Georgia 31024



Jun 11, 2024




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We are looking for an Oral Surgery Dental Assistant to join our team! We are looking for long-term relationships with our teams, our patients, and our communities. As a Oral Surgery Dental Assistant, you will ensure the Dentists/Oral Surgeons are set up for success prior to interfacing with patients and during patient procedures. The DA clearly communicates with the Dentist – the patients’ needs/request and other education, procedures, diagnosis and treatment related matters prior to treatment. The DA performs a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties, in addition to performing work chair-side as Dentist examines and treats patients and works proactively to ensure Dentist clinical/hygiene needs are met. The DA is responsible for making patients comfortable as they are seated in the dental chair, prepares patients for treatment, and obtains accurate patient dental records. The DA is responsible for handing instruments and materials to the Dentist and responsible for keeping the patients' mouths dry and clear by using suction or other devices. The DA is responsible for sterilizing and disinfecting instruments and equipment, preparing trays of instruments for dental procedures, and instructing patients on postoperative and general oral health care. Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Minimum Eligibility Requirements -High school diploma or GED. -Must be detail oriented and organized. -Must possess excellent customer service skills and work well under pressure. -Ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, and work in a fast-paced environment. -Ability to work independently as well as with a team. -Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills. -Must pass criminal background check. Preferred Education and Experience -1-year experience as an Oral Surgery assistant -Use of dental/medical technology. -Ability to connect with patients. -Driven and works with a sense of urgency. -Has the ability to multi-task. - Professional, courteous and approachable demeanor. Additional Eligibility Requirements -Current CPR certification. -Employee may be required to submit to an annual Tuberculosis (TB) and Rubella screening. We Offer • Competitive Pay • Paid Holidays and Vacation Time

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