$1,200 Sign on Bonus Available.
Family Health La Clinica, Dental Center of Beaver Dam, WI is seeking a Dental Assistant. Become a member of our skilled and compassionate Dental team! The role of a Dental Assistant is to provide chair side assisting to the Dentist by performing the following duties: . Prepares patients for dental care services, sterilizes and disinfects instruments, sets up instrument trays, prepares materials and assists dentist during dental procedures. Ensures patient needs are met in a comfortable, professional & timely manner. Prepares, tracks, and sterilizes equipment in a timely manner. Assists in recording medical & dental histories. Exposes and develop diagnostic dental x-rays. Preparing quotes of DSS Performs routine equipment maintenance and dental operatory cleaning and preparation. Assures adequate inventory of necessary supplies and instruments are in their proper places in the operatory rooms and other areas of the clinic to support that day's work. Pours, trims, and polishes stone models. Assists dentist in management of medical and dental emergencies. Instructs patients in oral hygiene and plaque control programs and provides postoperative instructions to patient as prescribed by Dentist. Records treatment information in patient records Maintain aseptic techniques. Applies topical fluoride to child's teeth as prescribed by the dentist, including plaque control techniques. Assist in communicating necessary treatment and fees and in arranging financial agreements with patients.
Job Type: Full Time - 40 hour per week. Hours vary M-F, .