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Due to an aging population and research linking oral health to general health the need to treat and maintain teeth will continue to drive demand for dental care. The demand for all dental workers is expected to grow around 20 percent over the next few years.
Dental jobs deal with the treatment and maintenance of teeth, by performing oral examinations, patient care, diagnosing and treating problems, education patients on proper dental care and diseases related to teeth, gums and other parts of the mouth. Other types of dental work include cosmetic work and teeth straightening, repair of a cleft palate or performing oral surgery.
Some dentists own their own business and work alone or with small staff. Other dentists may be part of a practice. Dental assistants work under the supervision of dentists and assist dental hygienists in their day-to-day activities. Most dental employees work full-time. Some dentists may work evening and weekends.
Applicants interested in pursuing a career in dentistry must complete certain science courses and earn a bachelor’s degree, preferably in science, before applying to dental school. All nine dental specialties require dentists to complete additional training before practicing that specialty, Training is anywhere from 2 to 4-year residency. General dentists do not need additional training after dental school.
Dental hygienists need an associate’s in dental hygiene. Dental hygiene programs take 3 years to complete. Bachelor’s and master’s in dental hygiene is also offered, but only needed for teaching, research and clinical practice in public or school health programs.
Depending on the state, there are several ways to get started as a dental assistant. Some states require that dental assistants receive their education from an accredited program. Most programs take about a year to complete and lead to a certificate or a diploma. These programs include class and laboratory work.
The median annual wage for dentists is around $158,120. For dental hygienists, the annual wage is around $74,070, and $37,630 for dental assistants.
Dentists and dental hygienist must be licensed in the state that they work in.
Some states require that dental assistants be licensed, registered, or certified for entry or advancement. Specific licensing may be required in order to work in radiography, infection control, or other specialties.
You can search for a dental job listing through websites like CareerBuilder, Monster, Indeed, SimplyHired, and JobsInEachState.com. You can also check your local papers or do a general web search for your area for dental jobs.
Responsibilities Under the general supervision of the Senior Dentist, perform dental assisting for Venice Family Clinic's Dental Program. Duties include the coordination of patient flow and providing ... Additional Details
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Share with Dental Assistant II - **$1000 Signing Bonus**Full-timeat: Tukwila, WA Dental Assistant II Tukwila Dental Clinic Hours: Monday - Friday 7:15am - 5:30pm and Saturday 7:30am - 12:30pm ... Additional Details
Busy West Ocean City Dental practice looking for a Dental Assistant who is willing to join a dynamic team. What We Offer: Living at the beach has many advantages * Monthly bonus in addition to weekly ... Additional Details
We are looking to hire a full time Dental Assistant to join our team in Davie, Florida . Review the following information, prior to applying: Benefits: * Great place to start and learn (if you are ... Additional Details
Hullings Orthodontics in the Waterfront, is seeking an experienced Orthodontic Dental Assistant! The right person should be knowledgeable and friendly, willing to work in a fast-paced, state of the ... Additional Details
Western Dental & Orthodontics is currently looking for bright, motivated, Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) to help us become a leading periodontal, health-focused practice. We have full-time ... Additional Details
Western Dental/Brident Dental & Orthodontics is currently looking for bright, motivated, Dental Hygienists , like you, to help build our Hygiene program, grow "patients for life", and become a ... Additional Details
KB Dental Growing, modern, 2-Doctor office looking to add talented and enthusiastic full-time (32 per week) Assistant to build relationships with wonderful current staff and patients. We are open ... Additional Details
Duties * Anticipate needs of Dentists * Sterilization * Manage patient treatment * Assist Chair-side, use for-handed dentistry * Fabricate temporary's * Impressions * Enter patient notes and ... Additional Details
Job duties would include dental treatment plans, case presentation, schedule patients, billing, insurance verification and maintaining patient recall system. If you are willing to relocate this is ... Additional Details
Registered Dental Assistant, 1 Year Work Experienced Required We need to fill the RDA position at a CORRECTIONAL FACILITY in Susanville, CA For more info, please contact JERRY 669-246-1850 call/text ... Additional Details
Our super busy established boutique dental practice in the Denver/ DTC area is seeking an experienced Expanded Duties Dental Assistant and also an RDA to join our super cohesive amazing team. Our ... Additional Details
We are looking for a highly motivated, experienced Registered Dental Assistant to join our locally owned, Private Pediatric Dental Practice! New RDA Graduates with a solid work record are welcome to ... Additional Details
We need someone who can perform basic dental procedures, such as sterilizing instruments and dental units, distributing and collecting orthodontic instruments and related supplies, greeting and ... Additional Details
Katsur Dental of Arizona is looking for a Dental Assistant with dental chair-side experience, needed full-time for our growing dental practice in Goodyear . Dental Assisting Certifications are ... Additional Details
Do you love working in the dental field? Do you want to be a part of an office where you'll be appreciated and acknowledged for your hard work? We have a beautiful, state-of-the-art facility, we were ... Additional Details
We are in search of a gifted and personable DENTAL ASSISTANT at our NEW and beautiful PRIVATE PRACTICE!! Scottsdale office zip code 85262 All the latest technology! Amazing Doctor to support during ... Additional Details
For an estimated 47 million Americans, lack of access to affordable dental care is a serious problem and Aspen Dental is transforming healthcare by breaking down the barriers to better care, better ... Additional Details
Front desk dental assistant needed for friendly private practice in Santa Monica for answering calls, scheduling appointments, insurance billing and customer services. Dental experience a must. Ideal ... Additional Details
Dental FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Reports to: Dental Director Salary Range: $20.14 to $28.61 per hour Application Closing Date: Thursday, August 29th @ 5:00pm Job Purpose : Under the supervision of the ... Additional Details