Posted: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 10:30 AM
Job DescriptionInspire Dental Group is searching for an experienced Dental Assistant. The team at Inspire Dental is committed to providing our patients in the Buffalo/West Seneca, NY area with a comfortable environment and exceptional dental care. At Inspire Dental Group, we strive to offer the very best in patient care and patient communication. With our friendly, family dynamic at work, we seek someone outgoing, positive and ready to come to work to create a position experience for our patients. With many of our patients being kids, its important you possess great people skills and enjoy working with kids. Youll ensure excellent customer service and lift administrative and basic dental tasks off the dentists shoulders.Dental Assistant Job Responsibilities:Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient.Provides information to patients and employees by answering questions and requests.Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist's access; suctioning; passing instruments.Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patient's mouth.Help with, and create temporary crowns and pour models,Educates patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions.Documents dental care services by charting in patient records.Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.Undertake lab tasks as instructedContributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.Requirements:Proven experience as dental assistantKnowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methodsUnderstanding of health & safety regulationsAbility to make temporary crowns and pour modelsAbility to perform regulated non-surgical tasks like coronal polishing is a plusGood computer skillsExcellent communication and people skillsAttention to detailWell-organized and reliableHigh school diploma; graduating from dental assistant school is preferredAdditional certification or training is an asset (eg EFDA)Company DescriptionInspire dental Group is a growing dental group that services Downtown Buffalo and West Seneca, NY. Inspire Dental Group offers a full range of dental services for adults and children. Our team of professionals is committed to providing our patients with exceptional comprehensive care in a compassionate manner; the same care that we would seek for our own friends and family.
• Location: Buffalo
• Post ID: 31793007 buffalo