Job Title: Dental Surgery Assistant Needed

Job Title: Dental Surgery Assistant

Job Summary: Our dental clinic is seeking an experienced Dental Surgery Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will assist the dental surgeon in a variety of procedures, maintain dental equipment and instruments, and provide patient care before, during, and after dental procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Assist the dental surgeon during procedures, including preparing equipment and materials, passing instruments, and suctioning saliva and debris from the patient’s mouth.
• Maintain a clean and sterile working environment by sterilizing and disinfecting equipment, instruments, and surfaces, and disposing of contaminated materials.
• Take and process dental x-rays and impressions, and maintain accurate records of patient treatment.
• Provide patient care by taking and recording vital signs, reviewing medical history, and ensuring patient comfort and safety.
• Educate patients on proper oral hygiene techniques, postoperative care, and treatment options.
• Schedule appointments, manage patient records, and assist with billing and insurance claims.
• Perform administrative tasks, such as answering phones, filing, and managing inventory and supplies.
• Maintain compliance with all relevant regulations, standards, and protocols.

• Diploma or equivalent required
• Completion of a dental assistant training program and certification required.
• Minimum of 1 year of experience as a dental surgery assistant.
• Knowledge of dental procedures, instruments, and materials, and understanding of infection control and sterilization procedures.
• Ability to stand for long periods of time and perform repetitive motions.
• Manual dexterity and fine motor skills for handling instruments and equipment.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and ability to work well in a team.
• Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
• Proficiency in dental software, Microsoft Office, and electronic health records.

To apply for this position, please send your CV to by the deadline of May 14 2023. We appreciate your interest in this opportunity, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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