At Associated Dental Care, our success is fueled by the individual attention and service that is given to each of our patients. As a Dental Assistant with our practice, you will be responsible for assisting our providers in delivering quality care to patients. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a team environment. It is essential to be able to lead, be flexible, friendly, have a "can do" personality and work in a timely fashion. In addition, as a Dental Assistant you must display open communication to co-workers and a commitment to patient satisfaction.
Understand and demonstrate proper sterilization, biohazard and infection control procedures in compliance with protocol.
Demonstrate complete knowledge of dental terminology, instruments, maintenance, and proper tray setups.
Perform all chairside procedures efficiently.
Efficiently direct patient flow through teamwork and communication.
Perform all necessary lab procedures.
Uphold a positive rapport with staff members and patients at all times.
Demonstrate safe and cost effective practices when utilizing supplies and equipment.
Assist office in achieving defined goals.
Other duties as assigned.
One year certified dental assistant program; or
Two years on-the-job experience; or
High school diploma and demonstrated ability to assume dental assistant responsibilities.
Current dental assistant license is required in certain states.
Must be X-Ray certified.
Demonstrate a working knowledge of dental records and documentation.
Ability to perform basic computer functions.
Comply with protocols and standards.
Exercise knowledge of dental instruments and terminology.
Support shared vision and values.
American Dental Partners, Inc.