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Dental Assistant

4550 E Bell Rd Phoenix, AZ 85032

We are a private office and hospital-based practice in search of a dynamic and bilingual dental assistant to join our team. A CDA with a minimum of 3 years of experience is preferred. Your role involves all aspects of general dentistry, including same-day CEREC crowns, implant placement, oral and periodontal surgery, endodontic procedures, IV sedation, and more.

Our ideal candidate will be self-motivated, organized, energetic, personable, detail-oriented, and committed to exceptional patient care. We offer a competitive wage and benefits which include a retirement option, medical, dental, and paid time off.

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  •  Provide outstanding customer service with an excellent chairside manner
  • Assist the dentist in utilizing proper four-handed dentistry techniques, observing universal precautions
  •  Be cognizant of doctor schedules and patient flow
  •  Comply with office and hospital policies and procedures
  •  Assumes the standards of care related to infection control; all OSHA guidelines & safety are upheld at the station they are assigned
  •  Expose and digitally record ordered radiographs
  •  Maintain dental operatories in an organized and clean fashion, assuring appropriate instruments and supplies are available
  •  Maintain patient comfort before, during, and after dental procedures
  • Clean and prepare instruments for sterilization
  • Sterilize and/or disinfect instruments, hand-pieces, and ancillary equipment
  •  Assist office and doctor in maintaining patient records and informed consent documents
  • Chart existing dentistry and current conditions in a computerized dental chart
  •  Familiarity with IV sedation - a plus
  • Monitor and record vitals for patients under general anesthesia
  • Take impressions for various prosthetic procedures and study models
  • Pour and trim necessary study models
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical, psycho-social, educational, safety, and age-related criteria pertinent to the patients

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current CPR certification
  • High School Diploma
  • 3 years of chair-side dental assisting experience required

Working in a hospital setting (preferred, not required)

Hours:

  • Monday 8-5
  • Tuesday 9-5
  • Wednesday 9-5
  • Thursday 8-5
  • Friday 9-2
  • Hospital and GA days start earlier. 

Benefits:

  • Sick pay
  • Holiday pay
  • 401k match/profit sharing
  • Health insurance
  • Dental benefits

The following are required for hospital privileges: COVID vaccine, CDA certificate, annual flu vaccine, current TB test, and Tdap vaccine. Vaccines can be obtained within the first 30-days of employment to continue employment.

Please apply to enjoy an exciting position!

Details

Location: Phoenix, AZ
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary: $18.00 - $21.00 /per hour
Skill Level: Not Applicable
Functions: Healthcare
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