Dental Assistant

  • Florence, KY, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

We are committed to providing the highest quality clinical care and personalized service in a warm and compassionate atmosphere.  Our doctor and staff enjoy getting to know each patient and their families, and love creating relationships that last multiple generations.  A lifetime of healthy smiles start here!      We believe in providing optimal treatment results, but recognize that the overall dental experience is crucial, too.  That's why we customize treatment plan for each individuals' goals and expectation.  Being clinically competent and providing advanced infection control are standards that we strive to exceed with the newest technology and techniques.  We are especially attentive to everyone's individual needs, and do our best to be helpful with insurance, flexible scheduling. flexible payment options, and any special needs that our families and patients have.  Parent and patients will be reassured by the level of expertise of our friendly and highly experienced staff.    Our dental team is dedicated to helping you maintain your health and your beautiful smile for many years to come.  We look forward to getting to know you and your family.      

Job Description

Dental Assistants are an integral member of our team and help foster our clinically led culture. From being the doctor’s right hand, to having the ability to connect with patients, and striving to provide the best patient experience, Dental Assistants are a key contributor to the success of our practice.  By joining our team, you will have: 

  1. Work Life Balance (Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM) 

  1. 1 Week PTO, 8 Paid Holidays, and 1 Week Sick Time 

  1. COVID Pay 

  1. Medical/Vision/Dental Benefits 

  1. 401k Match 

  1. Professional Growth and Career Advancement Opportunities 

Key Responsibilities

  1. Assist the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures while helping patients feel comfortable 

  2. Set up and breakdown operatory post treatment 

  3. Take dental radiographs (x-rays) 

  4. Manage infection control by preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment 

  5. Provide patients with follow-up instructions following all dental treatment procedures 

  6. Educate patients on appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health 

Qualifications

 

  • Dental Assistant Certificate where state regulations specify 

  • X-ray certification where state regulations specify 

Additional Information

We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.  

Working Environment & Physical Requirements  

This is a clinical working environment where potential exposure to hazardous waste and blood-borne pathogens is possible. Requires prolonged periods of standing, leaning, and bending. Must be able to lift 15 pounds at times.