We are growing and are looking to add a full-time or part-time traveling Orthodontic Assistants to our team. This position will be working in and around the Waldorf, Maryland area. All offices are within 30 minutes from the Waldorf area. Candidate must have reliable transportation to travel between our dental offices. Candidate must be a Certified Orthodontic Assistant (COA); x-ray license for the state of Maryland; prior orthodontic assistant experience is helpful, however, not required.
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.
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.