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Job Information

 

Salary

$20 to $26/hr (DOE)

City

Vista

Job Description

Amazing Pediatric dental practice in the Vista area of San Diego is seeking a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) to there growing practice!   

 

Experience with eaglesoft is preferred but not required as well.

 

This position will be a part- time position Tuesday through Thursday, in the future it will become a full- time position.

After one year benefits will become available for the candidate and as the practice grows more benefits will be added. 

 

Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) duties include but not limited to:

  • Assisting the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures

  • Taking and developing dental radiographs (x-rays)

  • Asking about the patient’s medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse

  • Serving as an infection control officer, developing infection control protocol and preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment

  • Helping patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment

  • Providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling)

  • Teaching our patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health;(e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling)

  • Taking impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts (models of teeth)

  • Performing office management tasks that often require the use of a personal computer

  • Communicating with patients and suppliers (e.g., scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, billing and ordering supplies)

  • Helping to provide direct patient care in all dental specialties, including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and oral surgery.

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