Registered Dental Assistant

Location: Palo Alto, CA
Date Posted: 04-05-2017
Registered Dental Assistant needed for our thriving Dental Practice in Palo Alto, CA

Duties & Responsibilities: 
- Make patients comfortable and prepare them for treatment.
- Record, obtain, and review dental history and/or records from patient.
- Prepare treatment rooms, tray setups for dental procedures.
- Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment.
- Prepare materials for making impressions and restorations.
- Assist the Dentist during examinations and treatment procedures.
- Expose radiographs, and process dental x-ray film as directed by the Dentist.
- Instruct patients on postoperative and general oral health care.
- Actively participate as a contributing member of the office staff team to achieve patient satisfaction and office production goals.
- Comply with office policies and procedures, safety, OSHA and MSDS guidelines.

Qualifications: 
- Working knowledge of approved Dental Assistant functions. Must have experience assisting hygienists.
- At least 1 year of previous dental experience.
- A State Dental Assisting License, an X-Ray license and a CPR license from the state you will be practicing in.
- Strong communication and customer service skills.

Benefits Include: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, life insurance, and PTO
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