Posting ID : A1068491659
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Healthcare
The dental assistant assists the dentist, set up patient and equipment, and keeps records. Prepares patient, sterilizes and disinfects instruments, sets up instrument trays, prepares materials and assists the dentist during dental procedures. Takes and records medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients. Records treatment information in patient records. Assists dentist in management of medical and dental emergencies. Exposes dental diagnostic x-rays. Applies protective coating of fluoride to teeth. Provides postoperative instructions prescribed by dentist. Makes preliminary impressions for study casts. Pours, trims, and polishes study casts. Cleans and polishes removable appliances. Clerical duties within the department.
Yrs of Experience in Specialty: One year experience within the last 3 years.
Minimum Education: Graduate from an accredited school for Dental Assistants.
Work will be Monday thru Friday. To apply for this position please call us at 1/800-469-4467, email us your resume at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 415/472-4206.