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Orthodontic Assistant

Orthodontic Assistant

Job ID 
2017-3864
# of Openings 
2
Job Locations 
US-PA-Philadelphia
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Category 
Healthcare

More information about this job

Overview

We are looking for a traveling Orthodontic Assistant for our affiliated practice, Dental Solutions. This is a full-time position traveling between our offices located in Philadelphia and the surrounding area. Candidate must have dental orthodontic experience, and an x-ray license for the state of PA. We offer a competitive salary, plus benefits!
As one of the country's largest dental support organizations, we have more than 280 affiliated dental practices throughout thirteen states. Formed in 1991, Dental Care Alliance is a ground-breaking dental support organization created by dentists, and focused on improving the well-being of both patients and dentists.

Responsibilities

Orthodontic Assistants play an important role in the overall operations of our dental practice. They perform chair side assisting with preparing and maintaining dental instruments and instrument transfer; deliver patient personal oral hygiene instructions; prepare dental materials to include cements and impression materials, removing excess cement from brackets and orthodontic bands; pour impressions and trimming plaster models for labs and presentation; conduct instrument cleaning, sterilization/Disinfection, re-circulation, and operatory disinfection; bracket set-up, among other clinical duties.
 

Qualifications

Desired skills:


- Must have some Orthodontic Assistant experience
- Must have an x-ray certification for the state of PA