Dental Assistant

Employer
Comfort Dental Care & Orthodontics
Location
Crestview, Florida
Salary
Hourly + Benefits
Posted
Jul 14, 2021
Closes
Jul 23, 2021
Position
Dental Assistant
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Type
Full Time

We have an opportunity for an energetic, patient-focused Dental Assistant to join our Comfort Dental - Crestview team.

The hours for this position are Monday-Friday 7:45am-5:00pm with some Saturdays as needed.

Responsibilities

  • Provide chair-side clinical support to Doctors and Hygienists by charting, patient education, operatory set-up and clean-up
  • Manage patient flow to ensure efficient appointments
  • Welcome patients and deliver positive patient experiences
  • Take and process X-Rays
  • Enter patient treatment plans and maintain files at the direction of the Dentist
  • Complete sterilization processes for equipment and operatories
  • 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
  • Experience with Pediatric dental assisting required
  • Coronal polishing and Nitrous Oxide certifications are preferred, but not required
  • Attention to detail and strong communication skills
  • The ability and willingness to create a positive, supportive environment for patients and team members

An Equal Opportunity Employer