Dental Hygiene Assistant (10828-200)

American Dental Partners, Inc. Brookfield , WI 53005

Posted 3 months ago

With 30 locations across Wisconsin, ForwardDental is able to provide comprehensive general dental care for all ages including family dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, pediatric dentistry, implant dentistry, and IV and oral sedation. ForwardDental is nationally recognized for quality care, maintains the highest standards of service and has received accreditation through the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). Each practice is community-based and enjoys a special relationship with the residents and businesses of the areas they serve.

Job Details

As a Dental Hygiene 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, have a "can do" personality, and be able to complete their assigned work in a timely fashion. In addition, a Dental Assistant must display open communication to co-workers and a commitment to patient satisfaction.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • 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.

  • Coronal Polishing

  • 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.

Required Skills

  • One year certified dental assistant program; or

  • Six months 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.

  • 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.

  • CPR certified

We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefit package including a 401k, health insurance and a professional work environment. To learn more about American Dental Partners and ForwardDental please visit us at www.amdpi.com and www.forwarddental.com.


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