Dental Assistant

Job ID: J120201
Company: West Penn Allegheny Health System
Location: Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Facility: Allegheny General Hospital
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Type: Regular
Posted at: May 1, 2018

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Description

GENERAL OVERVIEW

Assists the dentist with procedures and prepares the patient and operatory for dental treatment.

 

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Organizes the operatory, including preparing trays and instruments for dental procedures. (25%)
  • Prepares and explains the dental procedure to the patient. (10%)
  • Assists the dentist chairside with all dental procedures. (50%)
  • Takes and develops intraoral/panorex/cephlometric x-rays, impressions and fabricates custom fluoride/bleaching trays. (15%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum

  • X-ray certified required.

 

Preferred

  • Graduate of a certified dental assistant program preferred.
  • 1 year experience in a dental practice/hospital setting preferred.

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