DENTAL ASSISTANTS 

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ABOUT THE POSITION 
Please review job requirements below. 

Job Title: Dental Assistant 

Company: Apex Dental Care

Location

  • Ewing, NJ

Type:

  • Full-time

 

License:

  • Current dental radiology license for The State of New Jersey 

Education:

  • High school or equivalent 

 

Experience

  • 2+ years of experience in dental-related field 

  • Knowledge of Dentrix 

Skills & Qualifications 

  • Dental health maintenance, use of dental technology, patient services, OSHA/HIPPA compliance, listening, teamwork, bedside manner

Language:

  • English (fluent)

  • Spanish (desirable) 

Job Duties: 

  • Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.

  • Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient.

  • Provides information to patients and employees by answering questions and requests.

  • Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist's access; suctioning; passing instruments.

  • Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patient's mouth.

  • Provides diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies; pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts.

  • Maintains patient appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary restorations; cleaning and polishing removable appliances.

  • Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining cpr certification, emergency drug and oxygen supply, and emergency telephone directory.

  • Educates patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions.

  • Documents dental care services by charting in patient records.

  • Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.

  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.

  • Ensures operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.

  • Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.

  • Conserves dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.

  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Benefits:

  • Paid sick and vacation 

  • Family health insurance coverage 

TESTIMONIALS

"The staff was very friendly and my daughter's appointment was quick, so she was able to make it to school on time."

J. Solares 

"They are great quick and tell you what you need to hear!"

L. Malloy

"Love them don't think I ever want another dentist"

J. Green

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795 Parkway Ave, Suite A-5 Ewing Township, NJ 08618 

 

Tel: (609) 771-0032