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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.
Seeking an experienced chairside dental assistant for a team oriented, technology driven dental practice in Missoula for full time (4 days/week) position. Candidate must be conscientious ... Additional Details
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... dental graduate welcome Please feel free to Inquire. It would be a pleasure to speak to you! Employment Type: Full Time Years Experience: 3 - 5 years Additional Details
Friendly Office now has an opening for a dental assistant or RDA. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES Responsable for assisting the dentist in the clinical treatment of Patients. SPECIFIC DUTIES Patient ... Additional Details
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Crown World Dental (headquartered in Louisville, KY) is NOW HIRING at our SOUTH DENVER/CASTLE ROCK, CO location! Crown World Dental embraces innovative digital processes and specialize in the ... Additional Details
Branch Dental Clinic Bangor: Role and Responsibilities: * Provide for the examination, treatment, and disposition of patients compatible with the Dental Treatment Facility's operating capacity and ... Additional Details
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We are a growing dental practice in Englewood in search of the next member of our assisting team. An assisting certificate and several years of experience will be preferred. The job would involve all ... Additional Details
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Smile North Carolina , a school-based mobile dental company, is seeking a Dental Assistant in the Durham-Raleigh area and neighboring cities to help provide dental services to the children within our ... Additional Details
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The Dental Director is a senior level administrative position with responsibility for all dental services at FHC sites. This responsibility includes the authority to oversee all aspects of dental ... Additional Details
Busy Dental office is looking for a part time Dentist. Must be proficient in all areas of general dentistry including restorative dentistry, crown & bridge, extractions, anterior/premolar endo, etc Additional Details
Sunset Community Health Center CURRENT OPENINGS: Dential Assistant (AZ XRAY License Required) Various Clinics We pay 95% of our employee health benefits. For qualifications: www.sunsetcommunity ... Additional Details
DENTAL ASSISTANT (DA/ RDA) We are a growing multi-specialty dental office looking to hire a Dental Assistant to join our team! This position is in Fairfield and includes hourly salary, medical ... Additional Details
Here at Edina Orthodontics, we are searching for an AMAZING Dental Assistant! Are you personable, energetic, detail oriented, savvy and interested in helping create beautiful smiles? If you are, we ... Additional Details
We are a fast growing, privately owned dental office in Sunnyvale, seeking a talented & enthusiastic Associate Dentist to join us in a great deal of fun. There are huge opportunities for advancement ... Additional Details
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