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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 or entry-level Orthodontic Dental Assistant to join our growing dental practice. Candidates are required to have flexible availability and ... Additional Details
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Exact staff is currently hiring for a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) for a fast paced and professional office in Bakersfield Ca. We are taking applications right now, please apply today for ... Additional Details
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We believe in high quality dentistry and long-lasting patient relationships. We have a great team, and we're looking to add someone to it! Job duties will include: Â· Chairside assisting Â· Digital x ... Additional Details
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This is a permanent full-time position as a Dental Assistant. Job duties include: Working knowledge of treatment room set-up, instrument sterilization, taking impressions, pouring models, making ... Additional Details
We currently have 2 happy and strong chair-side assistants and we need to add a 3rd. Modern, quality focused, TEAM-oriented dental office seeking a happy full-time dental assistant who has a great ... Additional Details
We are a fast growing cosmetic and family dental practice in Mira Mesa area. We are seeking a professional individual who can work independently along side our wonderful team. Your responsibilities ... Additional Details
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Private dental office in Santa Monica Ca seeking an experienced dental assistant for a full time position. With at least 3 to 5 years experience. Duties to include assisting dentist in restorative ... Additional Details
Dr George is now hiring a Dental Assistant to join our talented and dedicated team. Responsibilities: Provide chair side assistance to Dr George & Dr Sheldon during dental examinations and treatment Additional Details
We are a busy, expanding and energetic cosmetic dentistry and facial esthetic practice looking for an experienced person to work in a fast paced dental office with 2 locations. Must have 2+ years ... Additional Details