Under direct supervision of the Registered Dental Assistant Supervisor, Dentist, or Chief Dental Officer performs all duties of a Dental Assistant including assistance to the dentist and dental hygienist during a variety of treatment procedures and other functions as legally allowed in the state of California.
- Setting up.
- Asking about or verifying when necessary a patient’s medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse.
- Chairside assisting.
- Provides routine post-operative instructions to patients.
- Maintaining dental equipment.
Education: Must have a high school diploma or have gone through a formal dental assisting training program.
Experience: Minimum of one-year professional dental assisting work experience.
Certification, License, Registrations: Valid CPR Card, Radiation and Safety Certificate issued by the Dental Board of California, Pass Infection Control and Radiation Safety examination.
Must be fluent in English and any Asian language: Vietnamese, Cantonese, Mandarin, or Korean strongly desired
Last updated 9/12/2019