Orthodontic Dental Assistant

Employer
Comfort Dental Care & Orthodontics
Location
Crestview, Florida
Salary
Hourly + Benefits
Closing date
Feb 6, 2022

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Position
Dental Assistant
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Type
Full Time
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Job Details

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Orthodontic Assistant at Comfort Dental! This assistant must be willing to travel to a few practices in the area.

Responsibilities

  • Provide superior chair-side clinical support to Orthodontist by charting, patient education, operatory set-up and clean-up
  • Manage patient flow by responding to changes, prioritizing the next Operatory room for the Orthodontist and update Orthodontist on patient’s status.
  • Fabricate and fit orthodontic appliances and materials for patients, including but not limited to retainers, wires, or bands as prescribed by the orthodontist.
  • Take appropriate and accurate impressions when prescribed by the Orthodontist for diagnostic purposes. Pour said impressions in dental stone at a satisfactory and competent level.
  • Welcomes and greets patients in the reception area and provides a personal introduction
  • Takes and processes X-Rays
  • Performs friendly patient hand-offs
  • Enters and updates patient treatment plans at the direction of the Orthodontist using the company operational system.
  • Escorts the patient to check-out.
  • Completes sterilization processes for equipment and Operatory
  • Monitors all laboratory cases and ensure they are ready for the next day’s schedule

Qualifications

  • Dental Assisting Certification from an accredited school
  • 2+ years experience in Orthodontic Assisting
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • X-Ray certification, or the ability to acquire in a timely manner
  • Coronal Polishing and Nitrous Oxide certification preferred
  • Detail-oriented with strong patient focus
  • Ability to partner with team and contribute to welcoming environment for patients

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Company

We are dedicated to delivering the highest standard of patient care in a welcoming, supportive environment to support patients on their path to better oral health and a confident smile.  We are looking for like-minded dental professionals who value forming relationships and gaining life-long patients. Opportunities include excellent earning potential, comprehensive benefits, a great culture, relocation assistance, continuing education, and malpractice insurance for Dentists. 

 

Find Us
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Telephone
615-620-5990
Location
5300 Maryland Way, Suite 202
Brentwood
TN
37027
United States

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