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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.
Courtesy Dental & Orthodontics is looking for an experienced and energetic dental receptionist to join our Reno dental office. Candidates will be required to work two evening shifts a week and three ... Additional Details
DENTAL ASSISTANT -- Palo Dental - Winter Haven, FL Are you looking for a great opportunity to care for your patients dental health? Join our growing team! Friendly, patient-centered individual to ... Additional Details
Office Manager for a growing Dental Office. Looking for individuals with strong organizational skills, leadership, and willingness to go the extra mile. Experience preferred but not required. Full ... Additional Details
Must be licensed as a Registered Dental Assistant or dental hygienist in the state of California. Bilingualism (English and Spanish) is strongly recommended. Proactive cleanness and organization ... Additional Details
Modern offices equipped with the latest dental technology * Malpractice Insurance * Healthcare Benefits (Medical, Prescription Drugs, Dental and Vision) * 401(k) Savings Plan * CE Credits The average ... Additional Details
We are looking for a Dental Assistant for an opportunity in SeaTac, Washington. Key duties and responsibilities for Dental Assistant: * Retrieve patients' records and escorts patients to proper ... Additional Details
A Dental Assistant and Registered Dental Assistant. We are located in down town San Anselmo in a beautiful setting. We use the best materials and latest technology in the industry. Qualities we value ... Additional Details
We are looking for a back office dental assistant for our dental office in Yucca valley. Our team is a friendly, energetic, and a motivated group. We work well as a team with each person being ... Additional Details
We are a great dental office looking for an outstanding, motivated dental assistant to add to our team. We desire to have every patient leave happier than when they came! This is a great opportunity ... Additional Details
Established Dental Practice in Fort Collins, CO is in need of a Dental Assistant to join our team! Offering: * Competitive Salary * PTO, 401k and holidays * Monday/Wednesday/Friday Schedule (32-36 ... Additional Details
Our Growing Dental office is looking for an outstanding, positive, bright, motivated, open and trainable individual to provide extraordinary service for our patients as a dental assistant. We are ... Additional Details
Our dental office is looking for a friendly front office person. beautiful practice. Must have a great attitude, be open minded, and be ready to take great care of our patients, Someone who is self ... Additional Details
Registered Dental Assistant/Dental Assistant compensation: Competitive Compensation based on experience employment type: full-time / Part time Private dental office looking to hire a full-time or ... Additional Details
Immediate position available for a Dental Assistant in a busy general dental practice! If you have a minimum of 2 years experience in all phases of dentistry, we would love to chat with you. We have ... Additional Details
Special Dental Assistant Wanted: Growing South Orange County Practice looking for the 'right fit' for our amazing team. We are committed to exceptional customer service, being innovative, being ... Additional Details
Dental Assistant with X-Ray License needed in West Los Angeles, CA Job Details: * Supports dental care delivery by preparing treatment room, patient, instruments, and materials; passing instruments ... Additional Details
Patterson Dental is looking for business-minded professionals who strive for organizational success, seek career growth, and desire the ability to drive one's own income potential. Building ... Additional Details
We are looking for a competent dental assistant who will make the dentists's office more efficient and pleasant for patients. You'll ensure excellent customer service and lift administrative and ... Additional Details
A Dental Office in The Heights is looking for a Dental Assistant on a long term basis. Dental Assistant Responsibilities * Assists dentist and dental hygienist with patient preparation and chairside ... Additional Details
Now is the time to join Ace Dental Group . We are currently seeking a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) to join our team in Anaheim, CA. You will have opportunities to learn new skills from our team ... Additional Details
To assist clinical faculty, dental students and other clinical support staff in the provision of oral health care to patients in the College of Dental Medicine Clinics. Facilitates the efficient ... Additional Details
We need a dental assistant that will work in the back office but can help in front when necessary. Must have gone to dental-assisting school but not need to have worked at a dental office before. Additional Details
RDA (Registered Dental Assistant) needed for a nice, well established dental office in Tracy. This office located in medical dental area and has been serving the Tracy community for many years. The ... Additional Details
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