Dental Assistant (General Dentistry Practice)

Aspen Dental Hamden , CT 06518

Posted 2 months ago

Position Summary

As a Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, you'll have the support you need to reach your career goals. From best-in-class learning and development programs, a commitment to promoting from within, and a competitive salary and benefits package, you'll have opportunities to not only expand your career, but your life.

At Aspen Dental your career path is limitless. Dental Assistants who join an Aspen practice work for a licensed dentist and live that mission every day by supporting the clinical needs of your practice's patients and doctors. Not only can you maximize your career potential, but you can make a real difference in the lives of patients.

About Aspen Dental-branded practices:

Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists. The practices receive non-clinical business support services from Aspen Dental Management, Inc., a dental support organization.

Responsibilities

  • Assist the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures.

  • Set up and breakdown operatory post treatment.

  • Take dental radiographs (X-rays).

  • Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment.

  • Provide patients with instructions for oral care following all dental treatment procedures.

  • Educate patients on appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health.

  • Perform various office tasks as necessary.

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Dental Assistant Certificate where state regulations specify.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

Proof of COVID vaccination necessary for employment as a healthcare worker in states with vaccination mandates.

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Dental Assistant (General Dentistry Practice)

Aspen Dental