5407 Dental Assistant Jobs in United States

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Dental Assistant

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Overview

Kierland Dental Arts has an opening for a Dental Assistant in Scottsdale, Arizona.  We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!  All of our staff members are provided training to make the transition to your new professional home. We offer all this and a compensation package that includes health insurance plans, a competitive bonus structure, PTO and 401k.

Responsibilities

  • Provide outstanding customer service for the patient; excellent chair side manner.
  • Assist the doctor with all dental procedures
  • Take radiographs of patients using standard dental radiographic equipment
  • Perform efficient and accurate procedures to help maintain doctors’ schedule and patient flow; create no patient wait time; maintain time flexibility for patient; be present, engaged, ready to work at all assigned shift times.
  • Help clean the office and treatment rooms
  • Review patient chart prior to doctor arrival and log appropriate patient data during exam and treatment as well as transcribe doctor notes in patient chart
  • Maintain patient confidentiality through HIPAA compliance
  • Follow organizations safety policies and procedures
  • Have knowledge and understanding of dental terminology sufficient to perform job successfully
  • Verify patient health history (basic health review, medications, understanding impact with dentistry) and document appropriately in patients chart.
  • Assist with other office duties as requested or needed

Qualifications

  • Prior DA experience is required, but willing to train new grads!
  • Versed in Dentrix 
  • Outstanding positive attitude and demeanor
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of all company policies and rules
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment

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The job skills required for Dental Assistant include Customer Service, Health insurance, Confidentiality, Flexibility, Written Communication, Building Relationships, etc. Having related job skills and expertise will give you an advantage when applying to be a Dental Assistant. That makes you unique and can impact how much salary you can get paid. Below are job openings related to skills required by Dental Assistant. Select any job title you are interested in and start to search job requirements.

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The following is the career advancement route for Dental Assistant positions, which can be used as a reference in future career path planning. As a Dental Assistant, it can be promoted into senior positions as a Dental Hygienist that are expected to handle more key tasks, people in this role will get a higher salary paid than an ordinary Dental Assistant. You can explore the career advancement for a Dental Assistant below and select your interested title to get hiring information.

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If you are interested in becoming a Dental Assistant, you need to understand the job requirements and the detailed related responsibilities. Of course, a good educational background and an applicable major will also help in job hunting. Below are some tips on how to become a Dental Assistant for your reference.

Step 1: Understand the job description and responsibilities of an Accountant.

Quotes from people on Dental Assistant job description and responsibilities

A level one assistant helps with administrative tasks and assists the dentist by handing them tools.

01/26/2022: Columbus, GA

Dental assistants also document patient care and take x-rays.Most dental assistants are Registered Dental Assistants (RDAs).

01/15/2022: Peoria, IL

Dental assistants are responsible for providing the patient with high quality care by performing a variety of office, laboratory, and patient care duties.

01/28/2022: Champaign, IL

Dental assistants can perform a variety of tasks, such as providing administrative support, preparing patients for surgery, and chair-side support as dentists complete exams and procedures.

12/18/2021: Monterey, CA

Dental assistants must be team players and effective communicators, working closely with dentists and dental hygienists, who provide direct supervision.

01/24/2022: Los Angeles, CA

Step 2: Knowing the best tips for becoming an Accountant can help you explore the needs of the position and prepare for the job-related knowledge well ahead of time.

Career tips from people on Dental Assistant jobs

Apply for dental assistant positions.

01/13/2022: Green Bay, WI

Basic knowledge of dental medicine.

12/07/2021: Battle Creek, MI

Be Professional and Have a Strong Work Ethic.

12/23/2021: Saint Paul, MN

Being a dental assistant means helping others.

12/09/2021: Twin Falls, ID

Complete a dental assistant program.

01/06/2022: Florence, SC

Step 3: View the best colleges and universities for Dental Assistant.

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