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Dental Assistant

Dr. O’Gara’s Office - Reno, NV

Overview

Our Amazing family practice in Reno, NV is looking for a positive and self-motivated Dental Assistant who is ready to learn and grow! The ideal candidate should possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology, a friendly, outgoing demeanor and excellent organizational skills.

Shift: M: 9-5, T: 8-4, W: 8-4, Th: 8-3:30

Responsibilities
  • Preparing treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
  • Preparing patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient
  • Providing instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist’s access; suctioning; passing instruments.
  • Providing diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies; pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts.
  • Educating patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions.
  • Documenting dental care services by charting in patient records.
  • Other Duties as Assigned
Requirements
  • 2-3 years of Dental Assisting experience preferred
  • Experience with Dentrix a plus
  • Ability to use sound judgment and discretion in handling confidential communications and documents
  • Teachable and friendly team player with sincere quality for patient care
  • Must have ability to multi-task
  • Four-handed dentistry a plus
  • Ability to fabricate acrylic temporary crowns preferred
  • Must be able to make temporaries, take impressions, and x-rays
  • Ability to give post-operative instructions after procedures
  • Knowledge of processing lab cases inbound and outbound
Benefits (including but not limited to)
  • Medical Benefits – after 30 days
  • PTO- after 90 days
  • Paid Holidays- after 90 days
  • 401(k)- after 60 days
  • Welcoming and fun work environment
  • Competitive salary
  • Direct deposit and Bi-weekly pay dates
  • Team-focused, uplifting, and educational work culture

Interested candidates, please submit your CV/Resume, Cover Letter and References to apply today!