Pediatric Dental Assistant ConfidentialGlen Allen, VA 23059
Pediatric Dental Assistant
A growing Pediatric dental practice is looking to add an energetic, highly motivated individual with great interpersonal skills to our team.
The ideal candidate should work well with children, be self-motivated and reliable, have a positive attitude and a great chairside manner as well as work in a team. Previous dental experience is preferred.
Compensation: based on experience
Employment type: part-time with an average of 29 hours per week (no weekend hours required)
Benefits include paid time off, retirement plan, employee discounts and the opportunity for monthly bonuses.
Greeting patients and helping to make the family comfortable
Reviewing and updating patients medical histories
Providing basic coronal polishing
Taking and developing dental radiographs (X-ray certification preferred)
Reviewing oral hygiene instructions and diet/nutrition habits
Assisting the dentist in restorative procedures
Preparing and sterilizing instruments according to protocol
Breaking down, sterilizing and setting up operatories
Charting and documenting oral conditions and dental treatment