Job Title: Dental Assistant
Heresi Dental, is a well-respected dental practice committed to delivering outstanding oral healthcare services to our patients. We take pride in our patient-centered approach and our dedication to maintaining the highest standards of dental care. We are seeking a skilled and compassionate Dental Assistant to join our team and contribute to our mission of providing exceptional dental services.
As a Dental Assistant at Heresi Dental, you will play a vital role in supporting our dental professionals and ensuring the comfort and well-being of our patients. Your primary responsibilities will include assisting with dental procedures, sterilizing equipment, and providing chairside support to dentists and hygienists. Your dedication to patient care and your ability to work efficiently in a team-oriented environment will be critical to your success in this role.
Chairside Assistance: Assist dentists and hygienists during dental procedures, ensuring the patient's comfort and safety.
Prepare Treatment Rooms: Set up and maintain treatment rooms, ensuring all instruments and equipment are sterilized and ready for use.
Patient Care: Escort patients to treatment areas, explain procedures, and address their questions or concerns.
X-Ray and Imaging: Take and process dental X-rays as directed by the dentist.
Instrument Sterilization: Follow strict infection control protocols to sterilize and maintain dental instruments and equipment.
Record Keeping: Maintain accurate patient records and treatment notes as required.
Assist with Administrative Tasks: Support the front office with tasks such as scheduling appointments, managing patient records, and verifying insurance information.
Dental Assisting Certification: Completion of an accredited dental assistant program.
X-Ray Certification:Valid Virginia Radiology Certifiation
Experience: 2-3 years Previous experience as a dental assistant
Strong Communication: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Team Player: Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced dental practice.
Detail-Oriented: Keen attention to detail and infection control standards.
Patient-Focused: Dedication to providing exceptional patient care.
Computer Skills: Proficiency in dental software and computer applications.
Competitive salary and benefits package. Pay scale: $19.00-$23.00 hourly based on experience
Opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
A supportive and friendly work environment.
The chance to make a meaningful impact on patients' oral health.
If you are a dedicated and compassionate Dental Assistant who is committed to providing top-notch patient care, we encourage you to apply. Heresi Dental is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability status or other legally protected status.We will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Join our team and become a valuable member of Heresi Dental, where you can contribute to our mission of helping patients achieve and maintain excellent oral health.