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At Burns Dentistry we provide comprehensive state-of-the-art care in a fun, supportive, growth minded culture. We are one office with multiple locations, providing our patients and community with the highest level of customer service. Our team at Burns Dentistry are dedicated professionals who maintain a compassionate and knowledgeable demeanor. 

We love to have fun, including celebrating various holidays. Burns Dentistry is also committed to supporting and being active in our community. We deliver goodies to our first responders, and particpate in various charitable events, including hosting a Veteran's Day, offering free dental care to veterans.

We're honored to be named one of the Top Companies to Work For in 2020 by AZ Central, and nominated again for 2021 (waiting on final results!)!

Hygiene Assistant

13909 W Camino Del Sol 102 Sun City West, AZ 85375


The Hygiene Assistant at Burns Dentistry is a key role in providing exceptional patient care, working closely with our dentists and hygienists. This role is responsible for supporting the delivery of exceptional dental care through the preparation of the treatment room, instruments and providing patient education. The Hygiene Assistant is the patient’s advocate throughout their dental experience, providing value-added patient feedback and resources, with compassion and respect. 


We are Burns Dentistry, we provide comprehensive state-of-the-art dental care in a dynamic, fun, and supportive environment, and we are growing by the day. Our mission is to reinvent the dental experience, adding value to people's lives one smile at a time. We are dependable and driven to see each team member achieve their personal, professional, and financial goals through the work we do together. Our core values are the backbone of our business and guide our hiring process: we are Results-driven, Accountable for our actions, Dependable team members, work in Alignment with our goals, and we operate with Respect. 


  • New Patient FMX; Ensure new patients have proper radiographs and documentation completed during the first appointment.
  • Perio Charting needs to be completed at all New patients and annual checkups.
  • Hyg templates need to be entered into all patient charts during each patient visit. 
  • Create a positive and individualized experience for each patient 
  • Build rapport with patients to ensure a memorable smile
  • Prepare dental materials and equipment for the scheduled treatments 
  • Maintain dental instruments, supplies and equipment inventory, and other ancillary duties
  • Assist with patient management during dental procedures
  • Complete instrument cleaning & sterilization, post-op sanitization of treatment rooms
  • Gather patient testimonials


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to be successful in this role, but are not necessarily all-inclusive

  • Ability to thrive in an environment of change and growth
  • Accountable and coachable to learn 
  • Experience successfully maintaining a positive attitude while working in a team environment with competing priorities
  • Ability to engage with patients, providers, and team members building professional relationships
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to be flexible and accept different work assignments within the practice, which may include travel to other locations, with a positive approach
  • Outstanding organization and administrative skills



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED) (Required)
  • X-Ray Certification (Required) 
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check (Required)
  • 1 year of Dental Assisting experience (Preferred)


  • Performance Based Monthly Incentives
  • Employer-Sponsored: Health and Vision Insurance 
  • Premier PPO & HDHP Coverage Plan Options
  • Company dental discounts for employee and immediate family
  • $10,000 Employer-Paid Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Employer-Paid LTD Coverage 
  • Paid Holiday, Vacation, and Sick time
  • 401(k) Options 
  • Mountainside Fitness Membership
  • Professional Training & Development Opportunities


  • Requires the ability to sit, stand, and walk for prolonged periods of time 
  • Requires ability to occasionally lift up to 25lbs
  • Position may require travel to and from multiple practice locations
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check, (Required) 


As an equal opportunity employer committed to meeting the needs of a multigenerational and multicultural workforce, Burns Dentistry recognizes that a diverse staff, reflective of our community, is an integral and welcome part of a successful and ethical business. We hire local talent at all levels regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or disability and actively foster inclusion in all forms both within our company and across interactions with clients, candidates, and partners.


Location: Sun City West, AZ
Employment Type: Full-Time
Skill Level: Associate
Functions: Healthcare

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