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Dental Assistant


  • Obtain and records related medical history of patient. Charts examination and treatment information. Records information on prescriptions.
  • Provides assistance in restorative, prosthodontic, oral surgical, endodontic, or periodontal treatment.
  • Sterilizes instruments, materials, and equipment; prepares surgical trays.
  • Assists dentist at chair side. Performs intra-oral procedures as directed by dentist.
  • Operates dental X-ray equipment to take intra and extra oral radiographs.


  • Must have a certificate or Associate Degree as a dental assistant/technician from a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreitation (CODA) of the American Dental Association (ADA) and 12 months experience within the last three years
  • Three years experience within the last 5 years as a dental assistant in a private practice or a military setting
  • All training must have included a course in radiography
  • At least six months of experience as a Dental Assistant after graduation

Dental Assistant

Saratoga Medical
Full Time

Published on 11/22/2021

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