Dental Assistant

Location
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Salary
Benefits + Hourly
Posted
Feb 18, 2021
Closes
Mar 23, 2021
Position
Dental Assistant
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Type
Full Time

We are adding a Dental Assistant to our team at East Hamilton Dental in Chattanooga, TN! 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide superior chair-side clinical support to Doctors and Hygienists by charting, patient education, operatory set-up and clean-up
  • Manage patient flow by responding to changes, prioritizing the next operatory and updating the providers on patient status
  • Welcome patients and ensure positive patient experience
  • Take and process X-Rays
  • Perform friendly patient hand-offs
  • Enter and update patient treatment plans at the direction of the treating Doctor using the company operational system
  • Complete sterilization processes for equipment and operatory
  • Monitor all laboratory cases and ensure they are ready for the next day's schedule

Qualifications:

  • Dental Assisting Certification in the appropriate state from an accredited school
  • X-Ray certification, or the ability to acquire in a timely manner

Other qualifications include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Coronal polishing and Nitrous Oxide certificates preferred
  • Detail-oriented with strong patient focus
  • Partner with team and contribute to welcoming environment for patients

An Equal Opportunity Employer