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Dental Assistant

Smile Design Dentistry New Port Richey, FL
  • Expired: 27 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Family-owned and operated, Smile Design provides personalized attention for each of our patients throughout the state of Florida. We believe in building a strong, trusting relationship with our patients and we’ll take the time to get to know you, listen to your concerns, and answer any questions you may have about your dental hygiene, oral health problems, the treatments our doctors recommend, and your smile appearance.

***We offer a competitive salary, benefits, and lucrative bonus system.***

Required Qualifications
Applicants must have 2+ years of dental assisting experience. Duties will mostly consist of preparing the patient for the dental examination, assisting the dentist during dental procedures, and doing front-office work. Front-office job duties might include helping patients schedule appointments and working with equipment suppliers to handle deliveries. *Dentrix and Dexis experience is a plus.*

Responsibilities
• Sterilizing dental instruments and equipment for each patient
• Organizing and laying out instruments for dentist's use
• Handing instruments and other materials to dentist during procedures
• Taking x-rays of patients' teeth
• Taking impressions of patients' teeth for casts
• Using suction and swabs to keep patients' mouths clear and dry during procedures
• Applying topical anesthetic to patients' mouths
• Removing stitches
• Make temporary crowns
• Obtaining patients' dental records
• Questioning patients about their medical history and recording information for dentist's reference
• Advising patients on dental care
• Making patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment
• Scheduling appointments, maintaining records, sending bills, answering phones, ordering supplies and other office tasks

Smile Design Dentistry

Address

New Port Richey, FL
USA